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Research Report: Student-centred universities

22 May 2023|

The study that Universities South Africa’s (USAf’s) Transformation Strategy Group (TSG) embarked upon from 2020, titled Reshaping Universities to Create a Student-Centred Higher Education System...

Higher Education Conference 2021 Report

13 October 2022|

The 2nd Higher Education Conference of 2021 enabled genuine contemplation of the transformation required of universities, for them to realise The Engaged University ideal. Read more> ...

Moving to an impact paradigm

23 February 2022|

The main benefits of knowledge exchange and commercialisation activities are the societal impact they make from research, and not about the revenue they may generate....

Challenges and risks in innovation

22 February 2022|

The reality is that there will be conflicts of interest when academics engage in entrepreneurship and commercialisation. What is important is to put policies and...

It is about time, says Professor Ahmed Bawa

17 February 2022|

The two-day Innovation Systems and Academic Entrepreneurship workshop that ended yesterday carried high value for South Africa’s universities — given the huge chasm between research, innovation and...