Education (Admission to Schools) Act, 2018. The Education (Admission to Schools) Act 2018 (Act No. 14 of 2018) was signed by the President on the 18 th July 2018. The following sections of the act in relation to the school admission process commenced on 1 February 2020: The new requirements apply to admissions for September 2021 onwards.
In medical education this means that the entrants selected for admission to medical school or residency programs demonstrate a readiness for medical education programs and have the right kind of characteristics, assuming that students selected will stay and not leave the program and on graduation will practice medicine with professionalism.