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If you were not given a space at College or University when you applied, you still have a chance to get into University or College by using the Central Applications Clearing House, also known as CACH. CACH applications are set to open soon!


As we start the year, many matriculants will be flocking to places of higher learning. The prospective students’ decision is influenced by a number of things and it's easy for things to go pear-shaped if you don’t choose wisely.

 


While institutions of higher learning debate mandatory vaccination, university and college students could be required to produce a negative Covid-19 test before attending in-person classes. This comes after some of the major universities in the country shared their intentions to adopt a mandatory vaccination policy in public.


Are you interested in studying further but don't have your matric? Look no further. Boston City Campus offers SUCCEED AT skills programmes that will assist you in boosting your academic credits.


World Youth Skills Day, observed annually on 15 July, focuses on the importance of equipping our youth with skills for employment, decent work and entrepreneurship. Youth unemployment has reached critical levels in South Africa, with almost 1 in 2 young people unemployed.


Meet Nandi Nkosi, a #BostonSprings Graduate!

“I graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce in Management Marketing. I was so excited to achieve a degree from Boston because it affords me the opportunity to broaden my horizons in terms of job seeking, and this is especially beneficial as South Africa has a high unemployment rate. 


Those that excel in business all possess a number of core skills: they’re efficient, decisive and strategic. They’re able to think on their feet and take responsibility for their actions. Excellent communicators too, they find it easy to talk to and relate to just about anyone they meet.


The College of Cape Town Management team has released a statement on how NSFAS funding will be allocated to all eligible students for the year 2021. They've also given answers to how much NSFAS beneficiaries will receive as allowances.


In coming weeks, public universities and private institutions across South Africa will host a series of Open Days – events meant to showcase their offering to prospective students from the Matric Class of 2021.


Don't waste time during the June/July holidays. This is the perfect opportunity for you - matriculants to investigate the higher education options for next year.


Graphic design is the place where art and technology meet and professionals in this industry can be described as the artists of the future.


Apply, register and study online!

Boston offers a wide career and employment focused range of

  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Diploma
  • Higher certificates
  • Occupational
  • And short learning programmes

Study anywhere anytime and at your own pace!


Are you unsure about which tertiary education path to follow after matriculating? Undecided about whether to attend a college or university at all, or uncertain about what the difference is? Perhaps you haven’t completed high school and simply want to know what opportunities are available to you in your pursuit of a career. 

By Lyndy van den Barselaar, Managing Director of ManpowerGroup SA. 


Majuba TVET College has opened up their applications for anyone wishing to study at the College in 2021. Majuba TVET College offers a wide variety of courses as well as leadership programmes at their eight campuses.


The coronavirus pandemic forced schools to shut abruptly, exposing the huge inequality between impoverished and privileged pupils as learning moved online and schoolgirls faced exploitation.

By Zandile Bangani. Illustration by Anastasya Eliseeva.


Minister Nzimande had to answer some questions about budget and also announced how much would be needed to fund the extended academic year into 2021. Not only did he address this, but he also answered questions about how NSFAS students will be affected by these budget cuts.


Have you ever thought about what courses you can study at Boston City Campus, how do their campuses work and are classes the same like others? Well, Careers Portal Live hosted a webinar with Boston City Campus where all these questions and many others were answered. At Boston City Campus, they think that your education provider should be an expert and that your qualification should be world-class.


Minister Nzimande addressed how the academic year will work for those in the Community Education and Training sector. This includes updates on Adult Education Training, Senior Certificate, as well as full time and part-time qualifications.


Speaking at a Ministerial press conference this morning, the Minister responsible for Higher Education and Training called on all universities and colleges to suspend contact classes.


Can't afford to pay for your own studies? Join a government-funded training course and get financial support from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme(NSFAS).


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