Matrics, apply now

2015-08-12 06:00

THIS yearand#039;s matrics are encouraged to apply to tertiary education institutions for 2016 admission now as September is the deadline for many.

Deputy Minister, Higher Education, Mduduzi Manana, announced this last week as he rolled out the 2015 Apply Now/Khetha Career Guidance Campaign at three schools in Bergville.

The campaign is aimed at encouraging pupil to apply in time for admission to post-school institutions to avoid the last-minute rush at the beginning of each academic year. The campaign runs from March to September each year and#034;The career guidance component of the campaign seeks to inform pupils about career choices available within the post-school education and training (PSET) sector,and#034; the ministry said.

The Department of Higher Education and Training is running a career development services centre to assist pupils with career advice. Contact the centre bysending an SMS or a “please call meand#034; to 072 204 5056

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