The following post-school education and training institutions existed in South Africa in 2012: 

23Public Higher Education Institutions
119Public Higher Education Institutions
50 Public Further Education and Training Colleges
536 Public Further Education and Training Colleges
3 150Public Adult Education and Training Centres
150Public Adult Education and Training Centres


 

 

 

 

 

 

Student enrolment in the post-school education and training sector in 2012 was as follows:

Public Higher Education and Training Institutions:  953 373
Private Higher Education and Training Institutions:      97 487
Public Further Education and Training Colleges:  657 690
Private Further Education and Training Colleges:    115 586*
Public Adult Education and Training Centres: 275 252**
Private Adult Education and Training Centres: 8 423***
Sector Education and Training Authority programmes: 129 416

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

               

 

*This figure represents enrolment at only 220 of the 536 private FET Colleges that responded to the departmental survey
**This figure represents enrolment at only 2 200 of the 3 150 public AET Centres that responded to the departmental survey
***This figure represents enrolment at only 55 of the 150 private AET Centres that responded to the departmental survey



Quick links

Race and educational inequality

Book on the Doctorate

Fact sheet on NEET's

Evaluating the ‘MOT'

A case study of higher education curriculum

LMIP: Reconfiguring the post-schooling sector


 

 

The DHET skills forecasting model

Research update from SAQA

Update on ministerial task teams

Curriculum innovation programme (CIP)

LMIP fosters the research-policy nexus

 

 

VitalStats

Statistics on post-school education and training, 2012


DID YOU KNOW?

free counters for websites

Contact Us

 

The Research Bulletin on Post-School Education and Training is prepared by the Directorate: Research Coordination, Monitoring and Evaluation. Enquiries or contributions may be directed to: Lesego RamoseTel: 012 312 5657 Email: dhetresearch@dhet.gov.za Department of Higher Education and Training, 123 Francis Baard Street, Pretoria 0001


FEEDBACK