Matrics warned against bogus colleges

2013-01-08 20:26
Matric pupils receive their results. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

Matric pupils receive their results. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Johannesburg - Matriculants must be aware of bogus colleges when applying for courses, the SA Students' Congress (Sasco) warned on Tuesday.

"We call upon prospective students to be vigilant in choosing institutions of higher learning to pursue their studies," Sasco said in a statement.

"There are many thugs waiting to make money by registering our students in non-existent colleges or unaccredited courses."

Sasco urged the youth to contact the department of higher education to confirm colleges' credibility.

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