Times Higher Education

The varsity ranking system is broken

It is scientifically unsound and forces institutions to act in ways that go against their best interests.

Mbeki: Bond between state and higher education destroyed

Former president Thabo Mbeki says education was the centre of African development after colonialism, but that has changed.

SA dominates in Times Higher Education rankings

If there was a list of Africa's top universities, the University of Cape Town would rank number one, and South Africa would dominate the continent.

Five SA universities ranked in top 100 emerging economies list

Five South African universities have made it into the top 100 of new global rankings that assessed more than 700 institutions in emerging economies.

UCT pops up on global varsity list

After global rankings last week put only one SA university in its top 200 -- UCT -- a second set of rankings this week also singled out UCT.

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Is your tertiary institution is accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.