College of Education

CEDU, EC Region give back in Mthatha

From 16 to18 August 2023, the College of Education, in collaboration with the Eastern Cape Region, hosted a celebration of Unisa's 150-year anniversary which saw Unisans giving back to schools in Mthatha. Read more

CEDU and Unisa Durban Regional Hub celebrate unparalleled contributions to teaching profession

Unisa has played an invaluable role in South Africa's teaching profession by offering accessible, high-quality education to a diverse student population. The College of Education, in collaboration with the Unisa Durban Regional Hub, recently celebrated the university's 150th anniversary. Read more

Unisan honoured as one of the Top 50 BRICS Young Scientists

The College of Education's Dr Moleboheng Ramulumo has been selected as one of the Top 50 BRICS Young Scientists 2023 for South Africa, and has participated in the 8th BRICS Young Scientist Forum and Innovator Prize. Read more

College of Education and Department of Correctional Services salute Unisa on its 150th anniversary

The Westville Correctional Centre recently welcomed a diverse gathering of Unisa staff, area commissioners, regional heads, inmates and distinguished guests to commemorate the institution's anniversary and celebrate innovative inmate rehabilitation and education programmes. Read more

In her own words: Unisa's COL Chair on the university's international prestige and her new role as a leading ODL scholar

In this fascinating interview, Prof Geesje van den Berg reflects on the positive impact and influence that she will have as South Africa's only Commonwealth of Learning Chair, and the massively supportive role played by the university she has called home for more than 20 years. Read more

Unisan appointed as Commonwealth of Learning Chair

Recognised as one of the eminent scholars in her field, Prof Geesje van den Berg, of the Department of Curriculum and Instructional Studies in the College of Education, has been appointed as a Commonwealth of Learning Chair. Read more

Sikhosana obtains PhD at 27

Young scholar, Unisa staff and student, Dr Lettah Sikhosana, completed her PhD in two years, at 27, an achievement which recently earned her the Youngest Female Doctoral Graduate Award at the Unisa 2023 Research and Innovation Awards. Read more

Unisan conquers Covid-19, obtains degree with 27 distinctions

Testing positive for Covid-19 did not prevent Unisa alumna and passionate educator, Suhayfa Sheik, from being resilient and obtaining her degree with 27 distinctions. Read more

Acclaimed stakeholders join Unisa's 150th celebration

Attended by esteemed education stakeholders, the Unisa College of Education, together with the Western Cape Region, recently celebrated the university’s 150 years of existence in Cape Town, where it all began in 1873. Read more

Unisan recognised as outstanding social justice champion

Recognised for his impactful research in the social justice sphere, Dr Nathi Zongozzi, a researcher at Unisa’s Institute for Open and Distance Learning, reached the finalist stage at the recent HSRC-USAf Awards for Social Sciences and Humanities. Read more