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May 2019

Government Approves Massive School Fees Hikes For Second Term

By |2019-05-09T07:15:16+02:00May 9th, 2019|

Most parents and guardians were greeted by shocking fee bills when schools opened for the second term. These massive hikes are in line with general price increases across all economic sectors. For most people, however, their salaries have remained largely the same.

Primary and Secondary Education minister Paul Mavima confirmed that several schools had applied to increase their fees again.

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April 2019

Apply For The Google African Scholarships Today

By |2019-04-30T07:18:56+02:00April 30th, 2019|

Google have announced that they are now accepting applications for their 2019 Google Africa Certifications Scholarships. The program began last year when however for some reason Zimbabweans could not apply as the country was not on the list. This time around I am happy to inform you that Zimbabwe made it on the list.

What the scholarship is all about?

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Passport Offices Now Producing 8 000 Passports Daily To Clear Backlog

By |2019-04-30T06:19:58+02:00April 30th, 2019|

In a series of updates the Registrar General’s Office has informed the public that the technical issues that resulted in passport printing grinding to a halt has now been resolved. Passports production has now been resumed.

Government working to clear backlog

Due to foreign currency shortages and general economic woes there has been a ballooning passport backlog. Generally a normal passport application […]

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The Registrar General’s Office Suspends Passport Printing

By |2019-04-26T07:33:00+02:00April 26th, 2019|

The prevailing foreign currency shortages have hit the Registrar General’s Office hard. Over the past weeks we have heard reports of just how hard. There is a huge passport backlog because the government has no money to import the necessary ink and paper used in the making of passport.

It would appear however that things […]

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Passport Office Runs Out Of Ink And Paper

By |2019-04-18T07:14:12+02:00April 18th, 2019|

The office of the Registrar General has run out of ink and paper required to make passports due to foreign currency shortages according to some press reports. In February the Registrar General Clemence Masango revealed that his department’s operations were being severely impacted on by Zimbabwe’s foreign currency situation.

Because of this shortage it seems that Zimbabweans who want the socalled […]

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NUST Is 28 Years Old Now

By |2019-04-19T08:59:09+02:00April 10th, 2019|

The National University of Science and Technology (NUST) is celebrating it’s 28th year this week. The entity was founded on 28 April back in 1991. The new university opened its doors with 270 students and 28 academic staff in that same year. To date they have had 24 graduation ceremonies.

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February 2019

Things to consider if you want to be a doctor or a career medicine in Zimbabwe

By |2019-02-11T11:04:57+02:00February 11th, 2019|

So you want to be a doctor? Maybe the prospect of having people call you Doctor excites and tingles you. In Zimbabwean culture a Doctor is considered to be the pinnacle of an academic career. The ultimate goal of years and years of hard work and academic excellence.

If you have just completed your O levels now is the best time […]

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To All Zimbabweans: You Will Still Need A Pass In Maths/English For Most Courses

By |2019-02-11T09:38:32+02:00February 11th, 2019|

So in 2018, the news doing rounds was that you no longer needed to pass Ordinary Level Maths and English for you to apply for University/College. Well, that that is both true and false.

You can now apply to College/University without these subjects

The Zimbabwean Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education scrapped the requirement. What this technically means is that right now […]

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May 2017

16 Factors to consider when choosing a University/College

By |2017-05-10T08:20:34+02:00May 10th, 2017|

It is universal truth that not all Universities and Colleges are the same. Some are one way or the other better than others. The decision to choose which University/College to attend is not an easy one for a Higher School student/graduate.

Before we begin to look at what you should consider when choosing a University you might want to look at […]

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8 Steps to take if you want to get study at a South African University/College

By |2017-05-15T06:17:40+02:00May 8th, 2017|

This post is part of our series on Studying in South Africa. You can read more articles on this topic here. For reasons why you should study in South Africa click here.

Deciding whether or not to go to University is one of the most important decisions you get to make in your life.Where to go to University […]

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