Student loans in South Africa are a realistic option, and they are readily available. Find out how they work and where to find them online.
Have you finished matric but your results aren’t good enough to apply for the course you want to pursue? Find out how you can improve your matric subjects and get the marks you need to pursue further education.
Student and Matric failures are a reality, especially in South Africa. Read on to see how best to deal with this as a parent. When one of my children failed a course at university, I felt as if I was lost at sea. Questions came rushing up. Did my child have the wherewithal to do […]
Letting go when your child starts university is quite an emotional step for many parents. Janine Basel shares what she learnt when her first child went to university – something that is worth passing on to you! It may seem obvious, but it still needs to be told! University isn’t only a big step for […]
Accounting is a really good degree to enter the big world of business, finance and commerce. Sicelo is a 3rd year student of BAcc at University of Johannesburg and is already making waves in the Accounting world. He won the UJ BDO Thought Project in 2013 and is also one of the team members of […]
Career guidance is the most effective resource a student has at their fingertips to assist them with course guidance to help ensure job guarantee, use it! Career Guidance at University Want to find out how to guarantee yourself a job? Many times we hear that there are no jobs for our graduates but as stated in […]
Are There Any Jobs for University Graduates? THE GOOD NEWS about Graduate Jobs: According to a report conducted by Stellenbosch University published April 2013, commissioned by The Centre for Development and Enterprise, only 5% of graduates are unemployed. This is a significant finding in a country plagued by high unemployment. Consider further, the increase in […]
There’s nothing that can ruin your university experience like a bad experience with crime. Here are some safety tips to keep you crime-free on campus. Safety is a notion that gets thrown out the window the second students walk onto campus. Maybe it’s because we’re excited to be free and do as we please, or […]
The process of your teenage child morphing into an adult is a process that happens over a few years. The unfortunate part is that you don’t realise that it’s happened until they’re standing in front of you, a fully fledged adult. It almost feels like we go to bed as the parent of a teenager, and overnight, […]