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It gives the Council on Higher Education (CHE) great pleasure to announce that the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr BE Nzimande has appointed a new Chairperson and new Council members,…
CHE Statement on the murder of Mr M Vesele of the University of Fort Hare. Access the full statement below:  CHE Statement 10 January 2023_Murder of Mr Vesele of UFH12.pdf  
A Reflection on Two Decades of Programme Differentiation in Higher Education in South Africa  One of the goals of the post-apartheid higher education policies in South Africa is to have a differentiated and…
In 1991, the 16 Days of Activism Campaign was initiated as the scourge of violence against women and children proliferated. Friday, the 25th of November marked 31 years since the Campaign came into existence,…

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Council on Higher Education (CHE) Annual Report for the 2021/2022 Financial Year
This paper aims to discuss the transformation of higher education in South Africa. It does this by reflecting on the different dimensions, and the…
The Council on Higher Education (CHE) and The National Research Foundation (NRF) have since 2017 been engaged in an undertaking to review the quality…
Supplementary Guide for the Institutional Audits of PHEIs