Campus closed as students demand meal grant

2017-03-27 17:15

Protesting students at the University of Venda say they have been living like "beggars" because their meal grants have not been paid.

ANCYL wants universities nationalised

2017-03-22 22:48

All public universities should be state-owned and controlled to increase government revenue and ensure a standardised fee structure, the ANCYL has told the Fees Commission.

Tuks SRC takes to the streets to beg for help for students

2017-03-09 12:03

The student movement has turned a new page at the University of Pretoria, with its SRC taking to the streets to beg for funds to help those with historic debt.

Academics must confront 'decolonising' education

2017-03-02 22:16

Efforts to "decolonise" education need to be dealt with now that students have raised the issue, a conference on the subject has heard.

Fees Must Fall activist's release a victory for EFF - Malema

2017-03-01 18:19

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile’s release from jail is a victory for the EFF, party leader Julius Malema says.

Fees activist Bonginkosi Khanyile granted bail

2017-03-01 14:30

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile, who was jailed for almost six months, has been granted R250 bail in the Constitutional Court.

Zuma promises end to university fee uncertainty

2017-02-17 22:25

President Jacob Zuma has promised students that uncertainty about university fees will end this year.

Zuma's SONA education promises hogwash - Wits SRC

2017-02-11 06:33

The promises about higher education President Jacob Zuma made in his SONA are little more than hogwash, Wits University’s SRC says.

SONA 2017: What Zuma had to say on fees, land, corruption

2017-02-10 06:15

President Jacob Zuma says government will look at increasing the R122 000 household income threshold for students needing full NSFAS bursaries.

Student protests close DUT, Walter Sisulu campus

2017-02-08 22:37

Both the Durban University of Technology and Walter Sisulu University have been closed following student protests on the campuses.


More public hearings for higher education commission

2017-03-27 05:44

The Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training will host a public hearing in Centurion.

NSFAS needs to be more efficient - Pandor

2017-03-22 19:43

The NSFAS needs to become more efficient and have better administration, Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has said.

University of Pretoria students raise money for needy students

2017-03-09 08:41

University of Pretoria students will be raising money for needy students in the city’s streets.

It may not be my last time in prison - Bonginkosi Khanyile

2017-03-02 16:35

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile says he is determined to continue the fight for "decolonised education", despite being released from prison.

EFF protests outside ConCourt to support Khanyile

2017-03-01 15:47

Hundreds of EFF supporters gathered outside the Constitutional Court on Wednesday morning in support of Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile, who has eventually been granted bail.

TUT extends registration following protests

2017-02-20 18:09

TUT has extended registration to accommodate students who could not register last week due to protests on campus, a spokesperson said on Monday.

Stellenbosch University adopts 'redress' admissions policy

2017-02-12 13:32

Stellenbosch University has adopted a revised admissions policy for 2018 which aims to redress past inequalities.

Zuma recalls childhood battles to pitch education trust

2017-02-10 23:02

President Jacob Zuma’s childhood battle with education inspired him to create a trust to educate disadvantaged children, he has told politicians and black business leaders.

Unsuccessful applicants still have a chance - NSFAS

2017-02-09 16:17

Close to 10 000 applications for funding have been rejected by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme for 2017, but all is not lost.

Five campuses shut down at Walter Sisulu University

2017-02-08 08:30

Five campuses at Walter Sisulu University have been shut down and registration has been frozen following a dispute over fees.

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