Posts tagged as ECSA

Survey shows new engineering profile in SA

  The National Engineering Skills Survey was launched to determine the availability of engineering skills in South Africa and to improve national engineering skills planning. The survey, which was initiated by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) and supported by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) and the Economic Development Department (EDD), […]

National engineering skills survey: an update

A shortage of engineers, technologists and technicians could severely hamper South Africa’s growth and infrastructure plans. A national survey was launched to determine the extent of the shortages in these critical skills areas and to provide government data to map the country’s technical skills provisioning. The National engineering skills survey will give an overview of […]

Decades of engineering excellence

Decades of Engineering Excellence is a 216-page hard cover coffee-table publication of the Engineering Council of South Africa. Du Toit Grobler, a professional electrical/electronic and certificated electrical/ mechanical engineer was requested to compile and edit the contents which commemorates the excellence of engineering in South Africa over many decades. The inspiration to publish the book […]

MEng or MBA or

by Hans van de Groenendaal, EngineerIT This panel discussion addresses the pros and cons of engineering and busines qualifications. Academics and representatives of business and professional organisations were invited to give their views. Please download pdf