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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.


2022 Departmental internship opportunities for university graduate students.


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


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. 


SIOC-cdt is offering bursary opportunities to their local communities in two of its provinces. If you are  a matriculant registered to study at a TVET / FET College this is your opportunity to qualify for funding.


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.


The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DOJ&CD) is offering internship opportunities to provide South African matriculants and graduates with the opportunity to gain workplace experience in the field that they have studied.


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).


Matric is a big commitment. Over the course of the year, you will pour your heart, soul, blood, sweat, tears and every other cliche for effort into your work. And quite rightly so; a Matric certificate is an essential part of today's education and employment landscape.


CACH is the Central Application Clearing House and will refer you to courses that are still available for varsity or college. If you are still looking they can help you find the right course for you. The CACH is now open!


Matrics who are tempted to take a year off after their school careers – whether it is because they feel they just need a break, or because they don’t yet know if or what they want to study – should think twice about their decision, an education expert says.


So you want to study further? That's great! There are plenty of colleges and other education institutes out there, but before you do make sure that your college or institution is registered.


With South Africa’s high unemployment rates and limited university spaces, matriculants are often urged to opt for vocational training.

Barend Van den Berg says the career options in the vocational sector are virtually endless, and incorporate almost all sectors of the economy.

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