Online Verification: Independent Examinations Board (South Africa)

The Independent Examinations Board (IEB) of South Africa now offers online verification: http://www.ieb-online.co.za/asp/candidate_verification.aspx Verification requires the Exam Number and Student's Date of Birth. Note that the Exam Number is not alway

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Independent Examinations Board (IEB) to offer International Secondary Certificate (South Africa)

IEB International, a subdivision of the Independent Examinations Board (IEB) of South Africa, has established the International Secondary Certificate (IEB-ISC) to be offered to students at independent schools outside South Africa. The IEB-ISC will replac

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Proposed General Education Certificate to be tested in 2020 (South Africa)

Basic Education Minister of the South African government announced this fall the proposed introduction of General Education Certificate (GEC) at the end of Grade 9. Currently, school children progress directly into Grade 10 upon completion of Grade 9. Th

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Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University renamed

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University opened on 1 January 2005 as a result of the merger of Port Elizabeth Technikon the University of Port Elizabeth (UPE) and the Port Elizabeth campus of Vista University. On January 20, 2017, the institution changed i

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Verification Services for South African Universities

Qualification Verification Services (QVS) is a public-private-partnership that verifies South African academic qualifications online. Several universities and colleges in South Africa, including University of Johannesburg, have partnered with QVS to beco

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