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Swaziland

15 August 2017

Higher Education Council Suspends Some Colleges, University

The Higher Education Council of Swaziland has suspended several private universities and colleges in the country following its evaluation assessment. Read more

Lock Out Unlawful Says Union

Swaziland Health Institutions and Allied Workers Union (SHIAWU) says locking out protesting non-academic staff by the Southern Africa Nazarene University (SANU) is unlawful. Read more

 

15 March 2017

Intervarsity Games In Line with His Majesty’s Dream

Minister of Education and Training said the BOLESWA Intervasity games were in line with His Majesty King Mswati III’ s unity through sports initiatives. Read more

 

31 January 2017

Pitcher Students Attend Political Summer School

About 30 William Pitcher Teachers’ College students attended a 10-day political summer school where they were equipped with training on how to destabilise a country. As a result of the said training, two of the students now live in fear of being expelled from the college and being blacklisted by government so that they never work in the country. Read more

 

15 September 2016

SADC University Will Be at Limkokwing

His Majesty King Mswati III said the proposed SADC University of Transformation would have links with Limkokwing University of Creative Technology. Read more

 

31 August 2016

All Owing Ex-UNISWA Students to Be Prosecuted

Former University of Swaziland students who are still owing tuition fees have been urged to settle their debts before the end of August or else they will face prosecution. Read more

If All Goes Well, UNISWA Students to Get 60% Back

A parliament Select Committee tasked to look into a petition by Swaziland University students has found that indeed government reduced their allowances by approximately 60%. Read more

King Establishes SADC University

He launched the first ever SADC University of Transformation to the delight of the heads of state, government and representatives. Read more

Limkokwing Signs MoU with Swazi TV

Limkokwing University of Creative Technology (LUCT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Swaziland Television Authority (STVA) for the production of some programmes. Read more

Only 500 Students to Be Financed At Uniswa

Cabinet, through the labour and social security ministry resolved that only 500 students would be financed at the University of Swaziland. Read more

 

31 July 2016

Teachers Can Appeal Over Salary Reviews

The Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Education and Training, Pat Muir has encouraged teachers aggrieved with the recent salary increase to take advantage of the appeal process and appeal collectively. Read more

 

15 July 2016

UNISWA To Release Results To Owing Students But…

Following a request by the Students Representative Council (SRC), the University of Swaziland has agreed to have students with outstanding fees shown their results. Read more

 

15 April 2016

Local , SA Universities hold Expo Around Country

U-Tech Principal welcomed representatives of both Swazi and South African colleges ahead of an Expo which aims to exhibit the programmes on offer at the various institutions of higher learning to pupils hoping to continue studying after high school.  Read more

 

1 April 2016

Govt Increases Uniswa Subvention By E80m

Government has increased its subvention to the University of Swaziland (UNISWA) by E80 million for the 2016/17 financial year. Read more

 

15 March 2016

20 Graduate in UNISWA, SEC Training Programme

A Swaziland Electricity Company (SEC) employee proved that women were more than capable of leading when she dominated the prize presentation of the Supervisory Development Training Programme Graduation Ceremony. Read more

E80m Increase in UNISWA Subsidy

Minister of Finance tabled an increase of E80 million to now stand at over E300 million in government’s grant towards the University of Swaziland (UNISWA). Read more

 

29 February 2016

European Union, UNISWA To Host Women Empowerment Seminar

The European Union in collaboration with the University of Swaziland.will be hosting a women empowerment seminar themed; ‘Women as Protagonists of civil society of Swaziland. Read more

Hungry UNISWA Students Protest, Steal Food

UNIVERSITY of Swaziland students invaded the Kwaluseni Campus refectory and made away with hot pieces of meat during their protest against registration deadlines and delayed allowances. Read more

UNISWA Closed After Protest Turns Violent

THE University of Swaziland has been closed following the volatile protest and class boycott which started on Monday morning and dragged into the night. Read more

 

August 2015

The State of Entrepreneurship Education in Swaziland and Ways in which it Can be Enhanced I often hear the phrase ‘Education is the key to success’ and I always wonder how much truth there is in that phrase. Read more

 

February 2015

Taiwan Full Scholarship The International Cooperation and Development Fund in Taiwan (Taiwan ICDF), in cooperation with 21 partner universities, is again offering scholarships to qualified candidates for pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies in Taiwan in 2015. Read more

Makhosazana Heads Higher Education Council The Ministry of Education and Training together with cabinet has approved the establishment of the Swaziland Higher Education Council. Read more

 

January 2015

Young Man Brings Ultimate Youth Job Creation Plan Born and bred in Swaziland, a young man whose dream is to develop the only asset young people have, their mind, has written and published a youth guidebook for success. Read more

 

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