List of all Universities of Technology
Universities of Technology in South Africa are public institutions that offer degrees, diplomas and certificates in a wide range of academic disciplines.
As well as teaching the theory of the subjects they cover they also place an emphasis on problem solving and are more career focused than traditional univerisites, which are often more research based.
Universities of Technology are popular with young people because their degrees, diplomas and certificates are respected by employers. They balance an good academic grounding as well as a practical focus on the careers that they are linked to.
Shakeerah, from Careers Portal, sits down with Min'entle from The Knowledge Trust, to talk about their new WhatsApp Expo! This is the world's first ever WhatsApp Expo and is a 3-month experience covering Guidance, Education, and Employment.
Most popular articles today
The Basic Education Minister addressed the media on Friday afternoon where she gave an update on the Basic Education Employment Initiative. This initiative sees thousands of youth being hired to fill school assistant job vacancies.
Other people were also interested in:
The learner dropout rate in South African public schools led to the Basic Education Minister declaring it as a crisis. The Zero Dropout Campaign has been advocating for strategies to keep learners at school, as President Cyril Ramaphosa encouraged in the National Teachers Award Ceremony last week.
A group of Grade 12 pupils in the Western Cape will soon be writing Africa's first-ever matric paper on marine science. One of them went down her journey in studying the subject over the past three years.