African doctoral scholarship for global knowledge economy

A doctoral scholarship is a critical requirement for the advancement of higher education and research ― more so for the African continent. This message rang through discussions and talks at the 5th Annual Winter School presented by the African Doctoral Academy (ADA).

Stellenbosch students win Chinese Bridge competition

Two Stellenbosch University (SU) students are on their way to China after winning the South African Preliminary Competition of the 14th "Chinese Bridge" Chinese Proficiency Competition for College Students.  Liesl Kotze, an Honours Mandarin student, and Jamie Cripwell, a PhD student in Process Engineering, were named joint winners of the competition, an international contest sponsored by Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters. Deemed the best in the competition, they will represent South Africa at the global "Chinese Bridge" competition in Changsha City in Hunan in July.

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