Apr 24
2017 Live the dream winners announced

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This April, Rosebank College, an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) announced the winners of the 2017 Live the Dream competition.

Live the Dream is an annual competition open to all prospective students who have been interviewed and have registered to study at any one of our campuses. The competition, which ran from 19 September 2016 to 28 February 2017, saw 3601 entries from across the country. This was the first year students could enter online and we received a total of 1147 online entries.

Entrants were required to complete the entry form and tell us in 10 words or less what their dream career is. All entries were then entered into the lucky draw and the lucky winners selected from each campus.

Winners of the Live the Dream competition all received:

  •  A full time bursary to the value of R25 000 to study at Rosebank College in 2017
  •  A cellphone to the value of R6000
  •  Air time to the value of R2000
  •  R4000 wardrobe makeover voucher
  • ·Laptop up to the value of R6000

Boitumelo Pearl Futhane


Campus: Braamfontein

Dream career: To become a successful business woman

Qualification: Bachelor of Business Administration


Thandolwenkosi Snethemba Mayisela


Campus: Durban

Dream career: To get a job and be financially stable

Qualification: Higher Certificate in Event Management


Martin Mathe


Campus: Pretoria CBD

Dream career: To be an HR Manager

Qualification: Higher Certificate in Human Resource Practices


Sindi Anastasia Gumede

Pretoria Sunnyside

Dream career: To become a PC technician

Qualification: Diploma in Information Technology Management


Vutomi Milton Shikwambana


Dream career: To become an entrepreneur and be listed in the Forbes magazine as richest business man. To give back to the community and inspire the youth to study.

Qualification: Higher Certificate in Support Services

 "We are really pleased to be able to take the load off the account payers who are usually the parents of our students," says Greg Fillmore, Managing Director of Rosebank College. We wish all our winners all the best in their studies and that they all make their parents and community proud," adds Fillmore.


 iielogo.jpgRosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (Pty) Ltd which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act, 1997 (reg. no. 2007/HE07/002). Company registration number:  1987/004754/07.


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About The IIE Rosebank College

The IIE Rosebank College is dedicated to providing students with a solid foundation, creating future thinkers to build successful careers. The IIE's quality, accredited courses have a strong technological focus enabling you to thrive in today's working world.

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