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The skill of time managementTime management is an acquired skill that takes discipline. This skill can be used as a tool that assists you to live an organised life by tracking where your time is spent. Getting the best results really depends on how effectively time is used. As a student, you don't have to be super smart to achieve great marks. The trick is mapping out your day and allocating time to each activity that you are doing to stay focused and goal-driven. 31 May 2018 Read more

Part-time learning is key for the 'worker bee'With 2018 came a profound sense of urgency for people to get their goals in check. A sense of becoming the best version of yourself is what has motivated many to register for their dream course in the hopes of finding their dream job one day or getting that promotion they have had their eyes on. 30 May 2018 Read more

From South Africa to Saudi Arabia - Former Damelin student soars to great heightsGrowing up in Phake, a small rural area just a few kilometres outside of Hammanskraal, Damelin alumnus and top accounting graduate Theo Baloyi never thought that his dreams would one day take him overseas. The 27-year-old graduated from Damelin Randburg in 2011 with a BCom Accounting degree and secured his first job with his current company, leading multinational accounting firm, PricewaterhouseCoopers. 29 May 2018 Read more

Personal finance tips for students to prepare for the real worldAdulting is tough... Trust me I know. I am speaking to you from the other side. Having been a student and in the working world, there are some things I wish that I had known about earlier that would have helped me with personal finance tips. The financial transition between being a student and entering into the working world can be a huge leap. But with a little guidance and forward-thinking, it can be easy to navigate. Here are a few tips that will help you along the way. 29 May 2018 Read more

Damelin caps thousands of graduates nationwideDamelin, a leading private education provider, held its 72nd leg of annual graduation ceremonies nationwide, successfully awarding degrees and diplomas to its accomplished students from its 18 campuses throughout the country. 14 May 2018 Read more

Make 2018 the year of the #Professionista through part-time studiesEnriching yourself with skills in 2018 is vital for success. Here's how investing in learning through part-time study will inspire greater career growth. 9 May 2018 Read more

How part-time study benefits the life of a working womanWorking women often have to balance career and lifestyle demands very carefully. Part-time study is a way to create change and career progress when much needed. 8 May 2018 Read more

Embracing social media marketingAccording to Search Engine Land, social media marketing refers to the process of gaining traffic and attention through social media tools. Platforms like Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google Plus and Facebook are all examples of social media tools. The site further suggests that social media feeds into the discovery of new content and social connections. This is why the majority of companies now hire designated social media managers for the sole purpose of getting content out there. Making it easily accessible to people who are looking for it. 18 Oct 2017 Read more

Building your company identity through marketing managementThe key factor in marketing is being able to draw people into your brand. It is the ability to convince an individual that they need your brand or product simply by the strategy that is used. What is communicated to the customer will determine what feedback the brand is likely to get. 17 Oct 2017 Read more

Building a winning team in the 21st centuryAccording to a Forbes article on being successful in the workplace, to be like the best 21st century organisations, and empower leadership and employees throughout your company to deliver truly great work, you have to provide your employees with a culture and environment that inspires them to bring their best. 28 Sep 2017 Read more

Damelin raises awareness on literacyAs part of a community engagement programme, Damelin Menlyn donated books to a non-profit organisation, Care Net-Development in Boekenhout, recently. 14 Sep 2017 Read more

Damelin Benoni students enjoy a fun-filled Sports DayDamelin Benoni campus hosted its annual Sports Day for students at the Wattville Stadium in Johannesburg and students came in their numbers fired up to compete. 14 Sep 2017 Read more

Damelin Benoni city students attend Africa's mega infrastructure showDamelin Benoni City students and lecturers recently attended the annual African Construction Totally Concrete Expo at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand. 28 Jul 2017 Read more

Damelin joins Pretoria FM in the ‘Help Clean Our City' campaignDamelin Menlyn joined hands with Pretoria FM in their ‘Help Clean Our City' campaign on Saturday, 10 June, at Lois Avenue in Menlyn. The campaign, which commemorates National Environment Month in June, was aimed at creating environmental awareness and a healthier, cleaner community for all. 28 Jul 2017 Read more

Damelin civil engineering students go on a field tripDamelin Pietermaritzburg's civil engineering students were taken on a field trip to visit a construction site for the practical learning experience. 25 Jul 2017 Read more

Damelin's ubuntu spirit shines at the 2017 Comrades MarathonSix years on, Damelin continues to echo the spirit of ubuntu through its constant support at the 2017 Comrades Marathon that took place on Sunday, 4 June 2017, from Durban to Pietermaritzburg. 7 Jun 2017 Read more

Rise of the computersIn today's world, it is becoming a necessity to be well versed with communication technologies such as computers. Computers are playing a crucial role in everything from research to shopping. This has created a whole new niche market of job opportunities for the tech savvy learner or aspiring IT specialist. 5 Jun 2017 Read more

Damelin Pietermaritzburg announces fearless, new SRC presidentTo ensure that the collective voice of the students is heard, Damelin Pietermaritzburg recently held the Student Representative Council (SRC) elections at the campus and Electric Engineering student Denise Zikalala was voted president. 2 Jun 2017 Read more

Customer care consultant now aspiring events managerEver had that desire or drive to do something self-enriching or even to step out of your comfort zone and learn a different vocation? You'd be surprised by the liberty that comes with the discovery of something new. 2 Jun 2017 Read more

Health and safety 101In order to ensure the health, safety and security of students and staff, Damelin Bloemfontein held a workshop that specifically focused on training and equipping individuals in these three key areas. 1 Jun 2017 Read more

Damelin takes part in cancer relayDamelin took part in a cancer relay at Jan Smuts stadium in East London to demonstrate a message of hope. The event honoured cancer survivors as well as those who are living with this fatal disease that claims the lives of thousands of people worldwide. 1 Jun 2017 Read more

Damelin voted among the top five ‘Coolest Colleges' in the Sunday Times Generation Next AwardsDamelin, a leader in private education in South Africa, walked away as one of the ‘Coolest Colleges' in the country at the Sunday Times Generation Next Awards held on Thursday, 11 May, at Sandton Convention Centre Pavilion. 1 Jun 2017 Read more

Damelin Graduate makes the catwalks of Mozambique Fashion WeekDamelin holds a strong belief that if you do what you love, you will always be happy. This is why, our objective is to cultivate a mind that is passionate. Lucia de Almeida was already an accomplished young woman with an honours in psychology, but decided to pursue her dream of becoming a fashion designer. Lucia graduated from Damelin in 2013 and has since worked hard to make her dreams a reality. 3 May 2017 Read more

Damelin Braamfontein makes history with over 1,000 first yearsDamelin Braamfontein celebrated a significant milestone with a record number of first-year students at its orientation day, as students kick off the 2017 academic year. The significant number can be attributed to the popularity of the brand and the quality of education and opportunities that a private education holds. 27 Feb 2017 Read more

Damelin Benoni students enjoy a Valentine's Day treatDamelin is increasingly becoming an institution that promotes campus life and emphasises the balance between work and play. With the pressures of studying, it can be easy to forget to relax your mind and body. For Valentine's Day the Benoni campus demonstrated love and caring by providing a calm day for students to get some reprieve from their daily campus lives. 24 Feb 2017 Read more

Damelin sponsors over R50,000 to Msunduzi HospiceDamelin, known for its rich history of providing quality private education for over 70 years, sponsored over R50,000 to the Msunduzi Hospice for their Annual Jazz fundraising evening on Saturday, 27 June. The event is held every year by the Msunduzi Hospice and is a significant occasion for the Pietermartizburg community. This year it took place at the Golden Horse Casino and with the help of Damelin Part-time it was an unforgettable evening, attracting hundreds of guests and raising over R100,000. 6 Sep 2016 Read more

Damelin Part-Time makes dreams come trueWith the help of Damelin Part-Time, two disadvantaged individuals will now be able to study for a degree and change their lives. Sikhumbuzo Mdunge and Engelo Bantom received the good news over the SAFM airwaves during the popular career show hosted by Ashraf Garda. 23 Jun 2016 Read more

Damelin proudly supports the world's ultimate human raceOn 29 May 2016, Damelin once again hosted a watering station for the Comrades Marathon in support of the world's greatest ultramarathon. For the past five years, Damelin students and staff woke up at the crack of dawn on the morning of the Comrades Marathon to come together in Camperdown to offer their support to the courageous runners passing through. 15 Jun 2016 Read more

Damelin sponsors All Girls' Schools Festival 2016 in Durban!23 top girls' high schools from around the country will descend upon Durban Girls' High School for South Africa's largest annual All Girls' Schools Festival. This year its Durban's time to shine as the hosting province of this prestigious festival, which is set to kick off on 27 April to 30 April. Damelin is one of the lead sponsors and is delighted to be in partnership with this renowned high school festival. 3 May 2016 Read more

Damelin Centurion moves to new premisesDamelin Centurion has moved to a bigger and better home. Only 3.3km away from the previous site, students, staff and parents can now enjoy the comfort and convenience of a larger, newer and more improved campus. 15 Mar 2016 Read more

Damelin, Batman and Superman all in one place - you can't afford to miss it!Have you heard? Damelin will host eight VIP screenings across the country for the grand opening of the Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice in 3D on 24 March. It makes history as the first education brand to bring this unique gift to students. Launched exclusively to Grade 12 learners, Damelin will give away 2,000 double tickets. The giveaway also includes a combo of popcorn, soda, a sweet treat and 3D glasses. 10 Mar 2016 Read more

Damelin's Goodwill Project gives back R250,000 to 5,000 childrenDamelin KZN held their annual Goodwill Project giving back to over 5,000 pupils across various schools in KwaZulu-Natal with a fun-filled day of good food, music and entertainment on Tuesday, 10 November 2015. 26 Nov 2015 Read more

Damelin and CBI Electric invest over R180,000 in female engineering studentsEight female engineering students were the ecstatic recipients of a whopping R181,000 worth in life-changing bursaries courtesy of Damelin Vaal in association with CBI Electric and the Sedibeng Municipality Youth Department on Thursday, 27 August, at the Damelin Vaal campus. 15 Sep 2015 Read more

Damelin receives Diamond Arrow Award for 'Best College in South Peninsula and the City of Cape Town'The PMR Africa Awards announced their annual ranking of the tertiary institutes category at an event held in Cape Town, and Damelin came out tops. 9 Jun 2015 Read more

Damelin awards one lucky person a R300,000 MINI Cooper and over R70,000 in bursariesFifteen inflated balloons and only one held the key to changing someone's life. Mercia Abramch was that lucky person whose balloon was popped; declaring her the winner of a brand new volcanic orange MINI Cooper as part of Damelin's national MINI Cooper Tier One car giveaway. 23 Mar 2015 Read more

Randburg principals awarded over R250,000 worth of bursaries at Damelin roadshow breakfastOver 30 schools vied for their share in R250,000 worth of bursaries at the launch of Damelin's 2015 Principals' Breakfast, held on Tuesday, 10 February 2015, at the Benvenuto Conference Centre in Randburg. 16 Feb 2015 Read more

Damelin to award brand-new Mini Cooper to one lucky winnerFourteen (14) semi-finalists were chosen during live draws at Damelin campuses nationwide on Saturday, 31 January 2014, to win a hot volcanic orange Mini Cooper valued at a whopping R300,000. 16 Feb 2015 Read more

Once again Damelin voted outstanding college and training institution in the City of TshwaneDamelin has darted its way to success once more within the education sector after receiving their second Silver Arrow Award among outstanding colleges and training institutions at the PMR Africa Awards in Pretoria and surrounding areas on Monday, 10 November 2014. 21 Nov 2014 Read more

Damelin KZN receives Golden Arrow Award for excellence in the education sectorDamelin KwaZulu-Natal was voted 'top' college and training institution in the province after receiving the prestigious Golden Arrow Award at the Leaders and Achievers Breakfast on Wednesday, 8 October 2014 at the Coastlands Umhlanga Hotel in Durban. 15 Oct 2014 Read more

Damelin sponsors R20,000 worth of bursaries to professional secretariesDamelin Randburg sponsored a whopping R20,000 in bursaries at this year's International Year of the Secretary and Admin Assistant PA Summit on Wednesday, 3 September, at Emperors Palace. Six lucky recipients out of an outstanding attendance of two hundred professionals were awarded bursaries by General Manager for Damelin Randburg, David Naidoo. 23 Sep 2014 Read more

Damelin takes on education with a twist in the Western Cape"The biggest threat to our future is not the delivery of textbooks or replacing pit latrines with decent toilets, but the institutionalisation of mediocrity in school and society." 11 Sep 2014 Read more

Government publishes the top 100 jobs in demand: Is your skill on it?If not, then you may need to consider a career facelift. 3 Jul 2014 Read more

Damelin sponsors Crossmoor Secondary in Top Gear competitionSouth Africa's leader in private education, Damelin, and the well-known international Top Gear brand have partnered in a schools initiative with a difference. 19 May 2014 Read more

Thousands of South Africans are studying part time - Are you one of them?According to the Statistics on Post-School Education and Training in South Africa issued by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET), thousands of South Africans enrol to study part-time1. Of this, 62.1% are females who have enrolled at public Higher Education Institutions in 2010, for part-time study and 37.9% are male1. This alone is indicative of the change in trends within a typical South African household. 8 May 2014 Read more

Damelin Bloemfontein changes a resident's life with a R75,000 bursaryDamelin Bloemfontein took over the airwaves on Friday, 28 February 2014, when they announced the lucky winner of their R75,000 bursary, live on Motheo FM. 11 Mar 2014 Read more

Damelin South Africa gets the thumbs-up for qualityDamelin Randburg proudly received ISO 1900:2008 certification from the South African Bureau of Standards on Wednesday, 4 December - marking a momentous milestone for the Damelin Education Group. 9 Dec 2013 Read more

Domestic worker to junior bookkeeper - Damelin creates a brighter futureDamelin was recently given the heart warming opportunity to join Talk Radio 702 in giving hope to 26 year old domestic worker Nyathi Bekithemba (Florence) as part of Talk Radio's Birthday Wish Campaign. 4 Sep 2013 Read more

Damelin awards R100,000 worth of bursaries to disadvantaged matriculants in the Phoenix areaAs part of its Corporate Social Investment (CSI) initiative, Damelin, in association with Miss Teen India SA winner, Lisha Narayan, awarded five disadvantaged matriculants of Crystal Point Secondary School bursaries of R20,000 each, totalling a whopping R100,000, to study at Damelin Westridge. 3 Sep 2013 Read more

Damelin Mowbray surprises maternity hospital mumsEvery year, the second Sunday in May signifies Mothers Day, a day celebrated universally and dedicated to making mums feel appreciated and special. On 10 May 2013, the staff and students at Damelin Mowbray took the event as an opportunity to reach out to mothers in need in their community, by visiting Mowbray Maternity Hospital with freshly baked muffins in hand to treat patients. 20 May 2013 Read more

Damelin Cape Town City receives prestigious AwardThe hard work and service excellence of Damelin Cape Town City was rewarded when they received the Silver Arrow Award during the annual City of Cape Town Leaders and Achievers Awards Breakfast on 22 April 2013. Damelin was awarded under the category of College/Institutions for Higher Education, with an overall rating of 3.90. The event was held at The Vineyard Hotel and Spa and attended by a host of influential business people, all leaders in their respective industries. 6 May 2013 Read more

Damelin City takes a stand against rapeHundreds of students from Damelin City campus took to the streets of Durban on Friday, 15 March 2013, to show their support against rape and against attacks on women in South Africa. Students demonstrated their support with skits, song and dance at the Hoy Park Sports Grounds, echoing the theme 'The Fight Against Rape'. Local DJs: Keesto, Da Babes, Lvovo, Sosha, Koton, Happy Gac and Bhar, all joined the event to show their support for this worthy initiative. 8 Apr 2013 Read more

The prestigious Gold Award for 2012 was presented to Damelin Boksburg as the top Higher Education institution in the Ekurhuleni region for the third time. This accolade marks the second award in under a month for the brand, with the private education leader scooping the Diamond Arrow award in November 2012, for the top Higher education institution in Johannesburg. Damelin received the Gold Award at the Ekurhuleni Leaders and Achievers Breakfast on December 3, 2012 at the Birchwood Hotel, Boksburg. 14 Feb 2013 Read more

Damelin sponsors R140 000 worth of bursaries at Miss Teen India SAMiss Teen India SA winner, Miss Lisha Narayan (19) was crowned the reigning queen for 2013 at a glamorous show-stopping event at Coastlands Umhlanga on 30 December 2012. Miss Narayan was awarded a R100 000 Damelin bursary to study at any of the 16 campuses of her choice, and will represent Damelin as its Brand Ambassador for the 2013 year. First and second princesses, Crystal Hariaran (18) and Timita Butharam (16) each won a R20 000 bursary, among other prizes. 8 Jan 2013 Read more

On Tuesday, October 9th, 3rd Degree featured a segment on Damelin Brits; an independent franchise owned by Naledi Katiso (Pty) Ltd. The show expressed concerns by a few students regarding the validity of their courses; allegations of taking their money, withholding certificates, and misleading them. 10 Oct 2012 Read more

In response to the Carte Blanche insert - entitled Arrested Development - as aired on Sunday 9th of September, the following clarifications of information provided out of context are confirmed by Educor. 9 Sep 2012 Read more