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Department of Higher Education and Training


Portfolio Committee on Higher Education & Training: Release of NC (V) certificates​

10 February 2016 - The State Information Technology Agency (SITA) has undertaken to the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training that the certification backlog currently being experienced with the National Certificate (Vocational) qualifications will be eliminated by 30 June 2016...more
Tuks' medical science students get R96 million residence​Deputy minister promotes partnerships between TVET colleges, industry​​​​​ ​ 2016 DHET short-term funding: President Zuma's announcement
1 February 2016 - The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande, officially opened the Tuks Bophelong Student Residence at the University of Pretoria (UP) Prinshof campus for Medical Sciences. The Tuks Bophelong student residence design...more​
28 January 2016 -Today, the Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training, Mr Mduduzi Manana, MP, visited captains of industry's workplaces in Polokwane  in a bid to bring to the fore the need for employers to play a significant role in artisan development and training by partnering with nearby...more
21 January 2016 - Several important changes have been made to the funding of higher education and training for 2016 which includes additional funding R4,582 billion, registration fees/upfront payments, administration of the historic debt, new funding model for poor and “missing middle” students ...more​​

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      Dr BE Nzimande​                Mr MC Manana
            Minister                        Deputy Minister


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