tertiary education

 
Higher education institutions need to face up to the future
Higher education institutions need to face up to the future
In a knowledge society, 85% of all assets are intangible; about 70% of these assets are resident in people. People have moved to centre stage because...
Universities offer HIV treatment
Universities offer HIV treatment
A number of universities are rolling out critical antiretroviral therapy (ART) medication to their students living with HIV. This means students...
What is the real value of a doctoral degree?
What is the real value of a doctoral degree?
Minister Naledi Pandor should be commended for undertaking and completing her doctoral studies (How to complete your...
How to complete your doctorate while serving in the Cabinet
How to complete your doctorate while serving in the Cabinet
Naledi Pandor, the minister of international relations and co-operation and previously the minister of higher education, reflects on her...
Private sector wants to play a bigger role in higher education
Private sector wants to play a bigger role in higher education
Every year, the country’s universities are bombarded with students who want a higher education, but there is not enough space.
Bricked in by the walls of patriarchy
Bricked in by the walls of patriarchy
The story of fighting sexual harassment in the university tends to be a story of failure. It is a story of trying to address complaints, giving...
UniZulu students’ accommodation conditions are ‘inhumane’
UniZulu students’ accommodation conditions are ‘inhumane’
If she had her way, she would choose to live in her parents house rather than in the run-down, off-campus block of flats that houses 30 other...
US students find new way to pay for education – their future earnings
US students find new way to pay for education – their future earnings
The cost of tertiary education is now such a burden to students in the United States that some have taken to selling a portion of their potential...
Just what is ‘economics for Africa’?
Just what is ‘economics for Africa’?
In Rethinking economics for Africa...
Lessons from transformation of universities in South Africa
Lessons from transformation of universities in South Africa
In the last three years, university students in South Africa led countrywide protests demanding transformation, an end to outsourcing of contract...
The best paying degrees to study
The best paying degrees to study
Many university graduates are finding jobs within six months of completing their studies. Some even secure jobs within three months of graduating...
Transformation taking place in the higher education system
Transformation taking place in the higher education system
The National Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences (NIHSS) has recently celebrated its first 100 PhD graduates, demonstrating collaborative efforts between historically disadvantaged and advantaged universities, and how funding PhDs within the borders of South Africa brings...

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