Welcome to the HELTASA website.

The Higher Education Learning and Teaching Association of Southern Africa (HELTASA) is a professional association for educators and other significant role-players in the tertiary sector.

On this website, you can find out more about HELTASA and sign up to become a member as well as read up on our latest news and make use of our resources. Explore our Special Interest Groups and Projects to understand more about the work our members are doing on the ground.

Latest News

  • Centre for Teaching and Learning at SU

Vacancies: Centre for Teaching and Learning at SU

The Centre for Teaching and Learning at Stellenbosch University has two career opportunities available:   Download Download

HELTASA Exco Update March 2017

Greetings from the 2017 HELTASA executive team and a warm welcome to a new member Dr Luyanda Marhaya from University of Venda (Univen) who joined the HELTASA family as executive member in 2016 during ICED/HELTASA [...]


SAULT update: Botswana meeting 16-17 February 2017

The 4th annual SAULT forum was hosted by the Centre for Academic Development (CAD) at the University of Botswana and was well attended by 30 participants from Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia [...]

  • heltasa NBT

National Benchmarking Tests Reports – What’s your view?

The National Benchmark Tests Project (NBTP) is an initiative of Universities South Africa (USAf) that started in 2008. The Centre for Higher Education and Development (CHED) at UCT is the implementing partner facilitating the national [...]