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Welcome to Pearson Institute of Higher Education

Pearson Institute of Higher Education is proud to offer a range of full-time, part-time and distance learning, degrees, higher certificates and short courses designed to enable you to make that perfect career move and get that education you’ve always dreamed of and deserve.


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Why choose Pearson Institute

Pearson Institute is one of the largest private education institutions in South Africa with 12 campuses in 7 provinces.

We offer a full range of degrees, higher certificates and foundation programmes across our 12 campuses.

Our classes are small, which means we can spend more time focusing on teaching you exactly what you need to learn.

Our lecturers are highly qualified academics with real-world experience.

We offer extended payment options, early-bird discounts and the Pearson Scholarship, which rewards academic excellence.

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What will you walk away with?

You will leave equipped with the latest knowledge, skills and techniques from a recognised global leader in education. You will be workplace-ready to begin or continue on your #PearsonMade success journey.

First, find out what you're good at.
Then show them what you've got.

At Pearson, we believe education is a lifelong journey to empowerment and discovery. It starts with finding your unique skills, then choosing the right programme, to cultivate and transform your talent into a successful career that fuels your passion.

Powering Education

With more than 35,000 employees in over 70 countries, we are committed to making change happen on a global scale.

Through a combination of our quality products and services, external and internal campaigns, and social innovation, we support global and local educational causes to achieving better learning outcomes across the world.