Education

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Basic Education, and Higher Education and Training.

Umalusi Publishes National Qualifications Policy

Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training

The Council for Quality Assurance in General and Further Education and Training, Umalusi, has published the policy for managing its section of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF).

The sub-framework strategy has been made available in the Government Gazette (38029 / 745 of 29 September 2014).

Post-School System Under the Microscope

Department of Higher Education and Training

Higher education and training minister Blade Nzimande has called for comment on a proposed policy for differentiation in the post-school system.

According to a notice in the Government Gazette (37997 / 717 of 15 September 2014) interested institutions, persons and organisations are invited to comment within 31 days of the publication of the Gazette.

FET Funding Norms and Standards to be Tweaked

Department of Higher Education and Training

Higher education and training minister Blade Nzimande has called for comment on the funding system for the new technical and vocational education and training colleges.

According to a notice in the Government Gazette (37970 / 775 of 5 September 2014) interested parties are invited to comment on the draft amendments to the present national norms and standards for funding further education and training colleges.