DUT student had funding and was not suicidal - family

2016-02-19 13:30

The family of Durban University of Technology student Lindelani Myeza, who committed suicide, has confirmed that he did have funding for his tuition fees.

DUT suspends classes after protests over student’s suicide

2016-02-16 07:55

The Durban University of Technology has announced that the academic programme had been suspended for two days in the wake of widespread student protests.

DUT SRC want Jews who don’t support Palestine out

2015-02-11 18:22

The Durban University of Technology's student representative council has called for the expulsion of all Jewish students who do not support the Palestinian cause, it has been reported.

Students protest at DUT again

2014-02-24 13:43

Hundreds of students from Durban's University of Technology have staged a protest.

Flood of applications at KZN universities

2013-11-30 05:00

Two of KwaZulu-Natal's universities will have at least 10 first-time students applying for every available first-year place.

DUT official suspended for asking for sex

2013-04-15 08:56

A university official has been suspended after allegedly trying to solicit sex from a first-year student in exchange for varsity accommodation.

Classes resume at DUT

2013-02-06 11:30

Lectures at the Durban University of Technology have resumed with no reports of disruptions.

Protest at ANCYL KZN lecture

2012-06-19 19:15

About 100 people have protested outside the hall where ANC Youth League deputy president Ronald Lamola was delivering a lecture on economic freedom.

SA, Mauritius agree to build telescope

2011-09-20 11:13

South Africa and Mauritius have agreed to jointly construct a low-frequency array telescope.

DUT gets interdict against SRC

2011-07-27 20:37

The Durban University of Technology has brought a court interdict against the institution's SRC in an attempt to restore "stability" on campus.


DUT suicide student was given financial aid - Nzimande

2016-02-16 12:09

The Durban University of Technology student who committed suicide was given National Student Financial Aid Scheme funding and had been informed, High Education Minister Blade Nzimande claims.

KZN Jews appalled by university SRC

2015-02-12 19:48

Calls by the Durban University of Technology's (DUT) SRC for Jewish students who do not support the Palestinian cause to deregister are appalling, the KZN Council of Jewry says.

100s of students protesting at DUT

2014-02-24 15:45

Hundreds of students from Durban's University of Technology have protested on campus, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

Granny sells bed for grandson's studies

2014-02-13 22:14

A grandmother sold her bed so her grandson could register to study at the Durban University of Technology, the institution has said.

Jackfruit cider, blue energy gum...

2013-10-17 17:07

A cider made from jackfruit and an energy-boosting chewing gum are some of the novel food products Durban University of Technology students have introduced to the world.

DUT suspends classes over strike

2013-02-28 11:37

The Durban University of Technology has suspended classes following claims of intimidation and disruptions to lectures as a strike over staff salaries continues.

Classes suspended at DUT

2013-02-05 19:04

Student protests about accommodation shortages and other issues disrupted lectures at the Durban University of Technology, a spokesperson says.

DUT students protest over SRC leadership

2012-02-07 15:34

Police have dispersed hundreds of people protesting against the student leadership at the Durban University of Technology.

DUT classes to resume after violent protests

2011-08-02 16:38

The Durban University of Technology will resume its academic programme next week after protesting students disrupted lessons and threatened non-striking students and staff.

Nzimande meets DUT management

2011-07-26 14:26

Durban University of Technology management has held talks with Education Minister Blade Nzimande after a week of violent student protests.

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