University Rankings

African universities move up the ranks

The latest rankings of higher education institutions in emerging economies show that the continent is progressing

Universities’ templates of power

Words, rituals and charms borrowed from business invoke the idea of excellence

University rankings buy into corporate thinking

The logic of governance at these institutions is that of neomedievalism in the war of excellence

The varsity ranking system is broken

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

Varsities pull rank – but it’s irrelevant

It’s better to choose a university based on your own criteria and not on its rating.

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 drops 13 places on World University Rankings

SA's only top-200 ranked university on the 2013 World University Rankings, UCT, has slipped down 13 places - leaving it at number 126 on the list.

Varsities have a local-global balancing act

South Africa has higher-education priorities that international ratings systems don't always reflect.

Annual light comedy

World rankings of universities are worthless, argues UCL provost <b>Malcolm Grant</b>, because they cannot possibly capture tertiary diversities.

Press Releases

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

Customised MTN TikTok data bundles are available to all prepaid customers on *136*2#.

Marketers need to reinvent themselves

Marketing is an exciting discipline, offering the perfect fit for individuals who are equally interested in business, human dynamics and strategic thinking. But the...

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.