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BrieflySpeaking Number 2, October 2017, - CHE series on topical issues in higher education. This monitoring brief considers the extent of the challenge that South Africa faces in providing sufficient, and…
Statement by the Council on Higher Education concerning the continued unrest at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology.  Release date: 17 October 2017 Link to statement: CHE STATEMENT on CPUT…
It is now 15 years since the Council on Higher Education (CHE) began to implement the current quality assurance regimen for higher education in South Africa. Over this period, institutions and other…
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Foreword   The Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC), a permanent committee of the Council on Higher Education (CHE), carries out quality…
Background   In December 2011, the Council on Higher Education (CHE) sent the draft Framework to parties with an interest in higher education,…
IntroductionEnhancing the quality of teaching and learning is a key strategic focus area in higher education. From a national perspective, the…
Introduction1.1 The release of the Green Paper on Post-School Education and Training (PSET) signals a key shift in the evolution and development of…