CPUT agrees to insource its workers

2017-08-03 07:12

Following a week of student-worker protests, Cape Peninsula University of Technology has agreed to insource its workers.

#EndOutsourcing suspends academic activity at CPUT

2017-07-24 22:53

Academic activity at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) has been suspended due to renewed calls to end outsourcing, acting vice-chancellor Chris Nhlapo has said.

CPUT Woodstock students want free Wi-Fi, appliances

2017-04-25 17:49

A group of Cape Peninsula University of Technology students have called for a review of the accommodation contract between South Point property group and the university.

CPUT, Fees Must Fall in landmark agreement over withheld results

2016-12-02 16:05

Tens of thousands of graduates with historic debt are being encouraged to collect their withheld results and certificates after a landmark agreement between CPUT and the Fees Must Fall movement.

Private security withdrawn, but talks continue at CPUT campuses

2016-11-15 19:23

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology has withdrawn private security from its campuses, the institution has announced.

UCT student activist granted R1 000 bail

2016-11-04 16:11

UCT student activist Masixole Mlandu has been granted R1 000 bail in the Wynberg Magistrate's Court.

CPUT throws in the towel for 2016

2016-10-27 11:44

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology has given up on face-to-face classes for the rest of the year, the institution said.

Student in court after CPUT guards locked in burning building

2016-10-13 14:22

A student arrested for his alleged involvement in locking two security guards in a burning building at CPUT has appeared in the Bellville Magistrate’s Court.

Fees Must Fall slams 'thuggery of rogue elements' at CPUT

2016-10-12 15:41

The CPUT Fees Must Fall movement has distanced itself from the property damage which occurred at its Bellville campus.

At least 3 fires set at varsities across the country

2016-10-12 09:01

At least three universities across the country have been targets of arson overnight.


CPUT classes resume after week-long suspension

2017-07-31 17:01

Academic activity at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s Bellville campus has resumed after classes were suspended due to campus protests.

Agreement reached after CPUT students' protest over living conditions

2017-04-25 20:56

CPUT students, who protested at their privately-owned residence block in Woodstock, have been promised some changes to their living conditions.

CPUT students protest over lack of facilities at res

2017-04-25 11:33

Hundreds of CPUT students living at New Market Junction residence in Woodstock, Cape Town, are protesting over a lack of proper facilities and alleged unlawful evictions.

CPUT exams continue despite first-day fire

2016-11-22 12:24

Examinations at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology are continuing, despite an arson attack that marred the first day, a spokesperson has said.

CPUT postpones exams as mediation continues

2016-11-14 10:42

Examinations at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology have been postponed by one week as mediation between the institution's management and protesting students continues.

Mystery surrounds CPUT VC's special leave

2016-10-31 16:22

Mystery surrounds the "special leave" granted to Cape Peninsula University of Technology's vice-chancellor, as the institution appointed a second person in a month to act in his place during protests.

WRAP: Chaos in Cape Town CBD as fees protest spreads

2016-10-26 17:39

Fees Must Fall protesters have clashed with police in the streets of Cape Town.

12 CPUT students to spend week behind bars

2016-10-12 20:50

Twelve Cape Peninsula University of Technology students arrested for public violence will spend a week behind bars.

Two guards locked in burning building at CPUT

2016-10-12 10:35

Two security guards are in a stable condition after allegedly being locked in a burning building at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology's Bellville campus.

Universities: the state of play

2016-10-09 06:00

Students are adamant that institutions must remain shut until government gives into their demand for free education.

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