Close on R1 billion for student historic debt
The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor, is pleased to announce that the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) has allocated an additional sum of R967 million to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) to settle the historic debt owed to universities by 52,514 NSFAS... Read more
Minister Pandor opens state-of-the-art KSD TVET College’s refurbished student residences
Excitement  was written all over the faces of King Sabata Dalindyebo (KSD) Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) College students, outside of Umtata in Eastern Cape, when the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor presented some with keys to their student accommodation rooms, this morning. Minister Pandor... Read more
Minister Pandor to officially open KSD TVET student accommodation
The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor, will on Wednesday, 18 July 2018 at 08h00, officially open newly refurbished state-of-the-art student accommodation at King Sabatha Dalindyebo (KSD)’s TVET College in Umtata. Aptly named after Tata Nelson Mandela and Mama Albertina Sisulu, whose centenaries South Africa is celebrating,... Read more
Minister Pandor to officially open Capricorn College for TVET’s Central Office
The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor, will officially open the Capricorn College for TVET’s Central Office, 16 Market St, Polokwane, in Limpopo, tomorrow, Thursday, 12 July 2018 at 08h30. The newly revamped, state-of-the-art, multi-layer building, which consists of about 64 offices, parking, 3 boardrooms, 2 staffrooms,... Read more
R934m to be spent on university capacity development
Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor says the department will spend R934 million on the University Capacity Development Programme (UCDP) to improve student development and decolonise the curriculum. The Minister on Thursday briefed the media ahead of tabling the department’s Budget Vote speech in Parliament. “The R934 million... Read more