TUT going ahead with exams – spokesperson

2016-11-21 10:38

The Tshwane University of Technology has increased security at the Soshanguve campus ahead of exams following the torching of a bus, says the institution.

Honour Benjamin by going back to class - TUT students at memorial service

2016-10-27 16:34

TUT Soshanguve student leaders have called on all students to go back to class in memory of their fellow student, Benjamin Phehla, who died after he was hit by a car during protests.

TUT student leader dies after motorist crashes into protesters

2016-10-21 12:11

Police are investigating a case of culpable homicide in the death of TUT student leader Lesego Benjamin Phehla after he was hit by a car at a protest, say police.

TUT to continue with programme despite protests

2016-10-12 17:10

The Tshwane University of Technology says it will continue with academic activities, despite protests.

All Gauteng varsities must be made ungovernable - EFF student leader

2016-09-26 11:27

A decision has been taken to make all Gauteng universities ungovernable, an EFF student leader says.

#FeesMustFall protest costs reach a staggering R460m

2016-06-08 22:14

The Department of Higher Education says that the estimated costs of damage to property at universities nationwide had increased by more than R100m, putting the overall cost since October 2015 at R459m.

SRC leaders threatened with violence during TUT protest

2016-03-10 20:35

Five Local Student Representative Council leaders at the Tshwane University of Technology have been placed in safe houses following threats of violence against them.

They moered our students - EFF at TUT

2016-03-08 16:26

The EFF Student Command at the Tshwane University of Technology in Soshanguve has accused a security company of firing rubber bullets at students who were gathered peacefully.

'I'm so sad, so mad, I'm so pissed' - TUT student

2016-03-08 13:53

Students at the Tshwane University of Technology's Soshanguve campuses have been left in limbo after they were told to vacate their residences.

TUT, workers reach agreement on insourcing

2016-02-12 14:48

The Tshwane University of Technology and protesting workers have reached an agreement to insource staff, both parties have confirmed.


TUT names bursary after student leader who died during protest

2016-10-27 19:14

A bursary to study at the Tshwane University of Technology's Soshanguve campus will be dedicated to the memory of student leader Lesedi Benjamin Phehla.

Honour TUT student leader with free education - ANCYL

2016-10-22 22:19

The ANCYL has expressed sadness at the death of Tshwane University of Technology student leader Lesego Benjamin Phehla, after he was killed when a car ploughed into protesting students.

Black students are damned either way

2016-10-16 09:06

Poor black young people find themselves in terribly difficult positions. An often repeated binary is the idea that “those who want to study will study, and those who don’t want to study will not”.

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.

TUT 2014 res evictions matter back in court

2016-08-19 08:12

An application for a contempt order has been brought before the North Gauteng High Court by Lawyers for Human Rights on behalf of students at the Tshwane University of Technology following evictions two years ago.

Visually impaired student gets diploma in photography

2016-04-20 09:00

Donovan Botha has achieved a first: he has become the first-ever visually impaired student to not only study at the department of visual communication at TUT, but complete a diploma in the subject.

More than R18m worth of damages to TUT property since 2014

2016-03-10 15:16

The Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) incurred over R18m in damages to its property since 2014 due to student protests, the institution says.

Nzimande concerned about TUT

2016-03-08 14:30

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has expressed concern over the continued disturbances at universities, which has resulted in the closure of some campuses.

Students removed from TUT, says movement

2016-03-07 21:34

The forced removal of students at the Tshwane University of Technology was unacceptable, an Outsourcing Must Fall Movement official has said.

Outsourcing Must Fall condemns violence at TUT

2016-01-27 21:11

Outsourcing Must Fall protesters at the Tshwane University of Technology's Pretoria West campus have condemned violence by students wearing Sasco T-shirts, saying its protest was peaceful.

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