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Everything COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
  • What is COVID-19 ...read here.
  • 7 Steps to Stop the Spread ...read here.
  • Tools to Work from Home ...read here.
  • Latest (known) Infection Global Stats ...read here.
  • COVID-19: Universities and Private Higher Education Institutions in South Africa - The Case to Lower the 2020 Tuition Fees for Contact Students ...read here.

SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT INFORMATION: REGULATIONS AND DIRECTIVES

  • 2 April 2020: Disaster Management Act: Regulations: Amendment ...read here.
  • 31 March 2020: Public Finance Management Act: Exemption: Coronavirus COVID-19 National State of Disaster ...read here.
  • 31 March 2020: Disaster Management Act: Measures to prevent and combat the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 in the public transport services: Buses and taxis: Amendment ...read here.
  • 31 March 2020: Disaster Management Act: Measures to prevent and combat the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 in the public transport services: Air services: Amendment ...read here.
  • 31 March 2020: Disaster Management Act: Regulations: Measures to address, prevent and combat the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19: Directions: Courts, court precincts and justice service points ...read here.
  • 31 March 2020: Disaster Management Act: Environment Directions: Measures to address, prevent and combat the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 ...read here.
  • 30 March 2020: Disaster Management Act: Directions to address, prevent and combat the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19: Amendment ...read here.
  • 25 March 2020: Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs: Directives to Respond to COVID-19 ...read here.
  • 25 March 2020: Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs: COVID-19 Regulations ...read here.
  • 17 March 2020: Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation Statement ...read here.

PHEI Regulations

REGULATIONS: PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Guide for Completing the Application for Registration Form Download
  • Application for Registration Form Download
  • Guide for Completing the Application for Amendment as a Private Higher Education Institution Download
  • Application for Amendment Form Download
  • Guide for Completing the Annual Report Download
  • Annual Reporting Form Download

South Africa's White Paper on Post-School Education & Training

POLICY

The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande, released the White Paper on Post-school Education and Training on Thursday, 16 January 2014 after it was approved by the Cabinet on 20 November 2013.
Download the Whitepaper

CHE: Landscape for Private Higher Education

REPORT

"It is evident that the private sector is set to play an increasingly important role in responding to the demand for access to higher education in South Africa within a fluid and evolving landscape."  The monitoring brief is available here.

Inequality Trends in South Africa

RESEARCH

Statistics South Africa released its research report detailing inequality in South Africa over the last number of years. A significant finding from the research shows that "There have been some areas of progress, but aggregate inequality has remained resiliently high." You may view the full Report here.

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