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Student Equity and Talent Management Unit

The Wits Student Equity and Talent Management Unit (SETMU) started as a pilot project in 2007 and soon grew into a fully-fledged offering focused on helping learners and educators in under-resourced areas, and targeting and developing talent.
Goal and Programmes


To be the leader in Talent Recruitment, Selection and Development in South Africa.

Current Programmes

  • Targeting Talent Programme (TTP)
  • The Educator Enrichment Programme (this aims to upgrade the subject-specific, knowledge of participating educators)

Past Programmes

  • The Carnegie Bale Scholarship Programme (BALE)
  • The Leadership, Education and Development Programme (LEAD)
  • The Go to University to Succeed Programme (GUTS)
  • The BPSA Education Foundation Trust scholarship.