Higher Education and the Labour Market Skills Mismatch

Employability by Paresh Soni Associate Director: MANCOSA Graduate School of Business

In his State of the Nation Address, President Ramaphosa stressed the importance of reducing the unemployment rate, especially amongst the youth in South Africa. According to Trading Economics, the youth unemployment rate in South Africa decreased to 52.20 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 55.90 percent in the second quarter of 2017.