South Africa International Conference on Education 2017


18th – 20th SEPTEMBER 2017
Venue: Manhattan Hotel Pretoria, South Africa
(Rethinking Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century)



The South Africa International Conference on Education is an international refereed conference that is dedicated to the advancement of the practices in education.

The conference aims to offer a platform for academics and researchers from all over the world to deliberate, network and present a wide range of perspectives, scholarship, and expertise in the pursuit of excellence in education.


The SAICEd 2017 conference topics: Include, but are not limited to:


*Authors that want to submit only abstracts (for presentation purpose),the abstracts will appear only in the book of abstracts but will not be included in the Conference Proceedings.

**Papers that their authors’ did not register before the late registration deadline may NOT be included in the Conference Proceedings.

Maximum of two papers will be accepted per author

Venue: Manhattan Hotel Pretoria


Prof. A. Mji, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa

Prof. G.O.M. Onwu, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Prof. J. O. Uhomoibhi, University of Ulster, Ireland

Dr. David Kabugo, Makerere University, Uganda

Dr. Olubukola Dada, Kwara State University, Nigeria

Jose Maria del Campo, Technical University of Madrid, Spain

Prof. L.D. Mogari, University of South Africa, South Africa

Prof. C. I. O. Okeke, University of Fort Hare, South Africa

Prof. A. Bayaga, University of Zululand, South Africa

Dr. Gladys Charles-Ogan, University of Port Harcourt Nigeria

Dr. M. P. Rankhumise, Central University of technology, South Africa

Mr. Jonatan Muzangwa, Great Zimbabwe University, Zimbabwe

Dr. F. O. Nkire, Abia State University, Nigeria

Dr. E.H.Mbozi, University of Zambia

Ms. D. Nwaozuzu, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

Danbaba Magana Na-Allah, Federal College of Education Gusau, Nigeria

Prof. Zephrinus Njoku, University of Nigeria

Dr. Chrysoula Argyris Dimitriou, Ministry of Education Cyprus

Prof. C.E Ochonogor, Cape Peninsula University of Technology


All papers must be submitted and presented in English and be sent in MS word format

Abstracts and papers can be submitted online or emailed to


Abstract Submission format

The abstract should provide a summary of the paper in maximum of 500 words. It should include the name of the author(s), the institutional/organization affiliation(s), and the email address(es) of the author(s).
Please indicate at end of the abstract the type of presentation (Oral or Poster) that you wish to give at the conference.

Full Paper Submission Format

Page size: A4 (29.7 × 21.0 cm)
Margins: 2.54 cm on all sides.
Font type: Times New Roman
Line space: Single.
Word Limit: The paper should be maximum of 15 pages (about 4,500 words) in length (including references, tables, graphs, and figures). Extra pages will be charged at $50 per page.
Title: Centered, 14 point sizes, Bold
Authors, affiliation: Centered, 12 point sizes, italic, superscripts of different affiliation (1, 2, …)
Main text: Times New Roman, 12 point sizes.

The paper should include but not limited to the following:

  1. Introduction/background including the problem, Purpose/objectives of the paper, review of literature.
  2. Conceptual/theoretical background or framework
  3. Methods/ techniques – research design, population of study, study sample, instruments, data analyses techniques.
  4. Results/findings
  5. Discussion of findings, Conclusion and recommendations
  6. References (APA style).


Presentations will either be oral or in poster form.
Oral presentation will consist of three presentations in a 60 minute session.


SAICEd 2017 welcomes papers on any of the areas listed above. The abstract will be reviewed by experts in the field to determine their suitability for presentation at the conference. Full papers will be subjected to double blind reviews and based on the reviewers comments the editorial board will take a decision to accepted the paper or not. All accepted full papers will be published in the conference proceedings which will be issued at the conference.

If you have any inquiriesor need further information please send us an email: saiced2017@aa‑ or call +27 12 382 9669 or +27 737208026 or visit our website: www.aa‑



The conference will offer Academic writing workshops and two informative and stimulating keynote sessions by reputable scholars in education


Registration is per participant and covers all conference materials – programme, book of abstract, proceedings, Publication of One Paper, teas, lunches, and admission to all conference programmes.



Participants may book their own accommodation using the accommodation links on the website to access the hotels.

If you have any inquiries or need further information please send us an email: saiced2017@aa‑ or visit our website: