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Please use the New Z83 Application Form for all employment applications with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Open vacancies

Deputy Director General : University Education

Closing Date: 12 March 2021

Closed vacancies

The Department of Higher Education and Training Vacancies

Closing Date: 12 February 2021

Lephalale TVET College Vacancies

Closing Date: 14 December 2020
Lephalale TVET College Vacancies
Closing Date : 12 October 2020
Lephalale TVET College Vacancies
05 October 2020 
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18 September 2020

Deputy Director-General: Community Education and Training Closing date : 04 September 2020
Office of the DVC : Research and Innovation
Closing date : 19 July 2020
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Closing date : 06 July 2020 
Lephalale TVET College Vacancies
Lephalale TVET College Vacancies
Closing date : 06 April 2020
2020/21 & 2021/22 Internship and WIL Programme
Closing date : 07 February 2020


​​Real increases to the DHET's budget celebrated
In the 7th edition of Independent Thinking, Minister Nzimande presents his 2016/17 budget in which he says that the higher education and training system is grappling with significant challenges and is under intense public scrutiny. However, he adds, the Department has made enormous strides in building post-school education and training the likes of which have never before been seen in South Africa...more  

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…with the incorporation of the TVET colleges into the national department, the number of employees in the Department of Higher Education and Training has grown to over 30,000.


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