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The National Science and Technology Forum (NSTF), in partnership with the South African Graduates Development Association (SAGDA), is launching a programme to address the problems of young Science, Engineering, and Technology (SET) graduates, who struggle to find jobs after graduating, on an ongoing basis.
After struggling to get tertiary education for three years in a row, Simphiwe Mngoma, now a Wits graduate addresses educational challenges in The Republic together with a group of other local youths through The National Applications Centre (NAC) which he founded and currently heads. The National Applications Centre was founded to address four major gaps they identified in our educational system.