We can make your career dreams a reality

Embury is equipped with all facilities and resources that are required for you to make the most of your Higher Education.


Our campuses utilise the latest advances in higher education, and our learning environments are designed to help students realise their full potential.


Embury Institute for Higher Education offers a number of qualifications for current and potential students. Click on the button below to find out more.


See how we can make your career goals and future dreams come true. Click on the button to see possible career paths which you can build with our courses.

Why studying with us is a good idea

A tertiary education is about more than just earning a piece of paper – it’s about developing your skills, broadening your horizons, forging lasting relationships, and growing as a person.
We at Embury are committed to helping you achieve all of these goals.

We are specialists in teacher education.

We produce highly trained, classroom-ready teachers.

We use and train students in 21st-century technologies.

All of our students benefit from much practical, classroom-based experience.

We offer an exciting exchange programme with a university in Norway.

Our lecturers are highly qualified and experienced professionals.

We have over 20 years of experience in teacher education.

Our graduates enjoy a roughly 90% employment rate.

Why studying with us

We want you to study with us.

Apply now to get more information about options and opportunities to further your career.
Studying with us

Study with us

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education

Our Faculty of Education offers a variety of programmes to ensure career opportunities for teachers in different phases. Read more about how you can become a teacher, or if you are unsure – see what options are available for you.

Distance Learning

Distance Learning

Embury offers select accredited and registered programmes through distance learning. Our distance education ensure that you are not limited to residential institutions, have no loss of income when you work and study, and can fit your studies around your lifestyle.

CPTD Courses for Teachers

Cptd Courses for teachers

In the same way that professional people (such as doctors or lawyers) are expected to develop their skills and knowledge every year after they have qualified, teachers are now also expected to further develop their professional skills.

Study at Embury

Embury is proud to have three campuses across South Africa where students can further and complete their studies. You can also choose our Distance Learning option.

Durban Musgrave Campus


Pretoria Montana Campus


Midrand Waterfall Campus


Distance Learning

Embury in the News

Take a look at what we are up to and of our past achievements and triumphs. We receive regular media and social media coverage.

Embury at Forefront of Tech-Revolution in Education

A partnership spanning 18 years between three individuals dedicated to an institution that produced the very best teachers, culminated recently in the launch of Embury Institute for Higher Education’s new Musgrave Campus. One of three new state-of-the-art facilities, the campus – the former synagogue on the old Essenwood Road whose façade still stands – is…


The Increased Need for Physical Education in Today’s Schools

The days of developing gross motor skills in children by letting then climb trees and fine motor skills by helping them make kites are long gone. So says Michael Mthethwa, Physical Education Specialist Lecturer at the Embury Institute for Higher Education [Musgrave Campus]. “So too are games in the park, walks on the beach, leaving…


Johan Human, Embury CEO, on Pretoria FM

Johan Human, Embury CEO, was interviewed by Elsje van Jaarsveld on Pretoria FM. Johan introduces Embury and talks about the new campuses in Durban and Pretoria. Johan stresses the importance of professional development to remain competitive in the industry and to ensure that teachers deliver teachers deliver on best practice techniques. Johan discusses how technology…