Centre for the Study of Higher Education, University of the Western Cape, South Africa (CSHE)

The Centre for the Study of Higher Education (CSHE - formerly the Education Policy Unit) conducts research on policy implementation and change management, and monitoring and evaluation in the field of higher education. The current programme of CSHE include:
  • responsiveness of higher education (HE) to development needs
  • changing modes of knowledge production and acquisition in HE
  • equity
  • inclusive education
  • mergers and reconfiguration of the HE landscape in South Africa

The CSHE website includes details of South African HE news and HE policy developments. It also has a searchable database of materials held in the resource centre. The site provides details of current projects and searchable datahases of past projects and publications.