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The 2012-2013 Annual Report of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) has been published.  Download the annual report here:  Annual Report of the Council on Higher Education 2012/2013  
The presentations given at the Regional Symposia on Student Success from the 19th to the 23rd of August 2013 are now available as online video clips. View the video clips on the symposia's event page
On the 17th of September 2013 the CHE held a seminar to discuss the recenty released CHE Task Team report proposing undergraduate reform in South Africa. Some task team members attended the seminar…
The winners of the CHE-HELTASA (Higher Education Learning and Teaching Association of Southern Africa) National Excellence in Teaching and Learning Awards for 2013 have been selected. They will be announced at…

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IntroductionThere can be no better time for the Council on Higher Education (CHE) to investigate whether institutional autonomy and academic freedom…
Introduction and outline   In recent years, South African higher education discourse has been marked by various concerns and claims, on the one…
IntroductionIn most countries the last five decades have witnessed fundamental changes in the relationships between HEIs, society and government.…
ForewordPublication of this book represents an historic turn for higher education in South Africa, and for service-learning worldwide. For South…