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Department of Higher Education and Training


SETA releases over 3,000 opportunities for 2016’s matrics

17 January 2017 – The Department of Higher Education and Training says that learners can access a range of learning programmes opportunities through the 21 SETAs. Prospects include learnerships, bursaries, internships, skills programmes, apprenticeships and work-integrated learning. Download list

Skills development will be hero at skills authority conference, awards

Minister outlines PSET opportunities for 2017
DHET rejects bogus scholarship message
16 January 2017 - On 23-24 March this year, the National Skills Authority (NSA) will celebrate the best skills development practices in the public and private sector when it holds its conference and awards ceremony in Pretoria...more 
12 January 2017 – Minister Dr Blade Nzimande says there are about 505 731 opportunities available within the PSET system to the matriculants who passed Grade 12 and who wish to further their studies. This includes 197 400 at SA’s 26 universities and 207 510 the 50 TVET colleges....Download speech.
10 January 2017 - It has come to the attention of the Department of Higher Education and Training that incorrect information has been circulating on social media regarding international scholarship programmes. This information was not released by the Department. Details of various international study opportunities are...more

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      Dr BE Nzimande​                Mr MC Manana
            Minister                        Deputy Minister

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