UCT in world top 100 subject ranking
South Africa's University of Cape Town was ranked in the top 100 of universities around the world for eight of its subject areas, according to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, released on Wednesday.
Education infrastructure build 'on the go'
Higher education infrastructure projects will account for R12.6-billion of the government's infrastructure spending over the next three years, creating over 65 000 jobs along with significant skills development opportunities, says Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande.
Budget 2013: lion's share for education
South Africa will spend more than R23-billion on beefing up school infrastructure and increasing the number of no-fee schools this year, with education once more receiving the biggest slice - R232.5-billion - of the country's R1.06-trillion 2013 National Budget.
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