Global higher education think-tank QS Quacquarelli Symonds has named the world’s top 500 universities for nurturing graduate employability. The Rankings includes 9 top African universities amongst the 500 institutions featured in the rankings, with only one of these featuring in the top 100. The list is dominated by six South African...
Starting a business in Africa can be hard due to economic challenges. This is the reason why universities are stepping up to help young African entrepreneurs to scale up their businesses. When Njabulo Mthanti, 22, registered his business last year he was keen to join the University of Pretoria’s business...
African dresses vary from brightly colored textiles to abstractly embroidered robes, to colorful beaded bracelets and necklaces. There are numerous African dress designs that come in all forms. African dress designs are gaining huge popularity in the fashion world across the globe. A range of fabrics is used to design African...
South Africa has 26 public universities that are distributed within all nine provinces of South Africa. Each province has at least one university, with Mpumalanga and the Northern Cape provinces having just acquired its own institutions during 2014/2015. Pretoria is home to as many as five universities, despite its relative size...
Puff and Pass is a South African website that brings together the best collection of internships, learnerships and anything else to help students get started with their careers. It is basically a bursary, internship, apprenticeship, learnership hunting site. Puff and Pass is always updated with all information needed by youth...
You must have signed up for an online class thinking that taking online courses is that easier. It's true that online courses can be a more convenient, and sometimes cheaper, means of learning however, sometimes concentrating on studying can be difficult. Related: 62 Useful Educational Websites for Students If you've just...
The University of Ghana, Legon has produced some successful alumni who have excelled not only in Ghana but other parts of the world as well. Most of the alumni of this university are very prominent people in society. In this post, I have selected 10 of the most successful University...
The internet is full of useful online resources for students to navigate their higher education. If you’re a university student, you don’t have time to surf the net in the hope of stumbling upon valuable websites. That's why I have put together 62 useful educational websites to make your higher education...
The Nobel Prize is an international prize awarded annually since 1901 for achievements in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace. Nobel Prizes have been awarded to over 800 individuals. Out of this number, African universities have also contributed to a number of Nobel Prize-winning former students. As usual, South...
I know the only thing you think about LinkedIn as a student is getting a job, others see it as just another social network like Facebook but that's not all about it. Unlike other social media platforms, LinkedIn has grown to be that platform that has the top professionals in...