Blind dad raises the roof at his graduation ceremony

2017-12-14 05:30

All Ornette Danse can remember about his walk across the CPUT auditorium stage to receive his diploma in public management is the loud and extended applause he received.

Students should expect 8% increase across the board - universities body

2017-10-27 17:21

South African students should expect a fee increase of 8% across the sector, representative body Universities South Africa has said.

UCT suspends all classes

2017-10-26 13:55

The University of Cape Town has suspended all academic activity on Thursday and Friday, following a week of student protests.

UCT, CPUT march to Parliament cancelled

2017-10-25 13:50

A march to Parliament by UCT and CPUT students has been cancelled over concerns for the safety of the students, says the UCT student representative council.

CPUT 'positive' academic activity will resume next week

2017-10-14 07:19

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology plans to resume "normal institutional activities", acting Vice Chancellor Chris Nhlapo says.

WATCH: Protesting CPUT students toss mattresses, bookshelves, bottles out of residence

2017-10-09 20:55

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology has announced that all classes at its Cape Town and Bellville campuses will be closed after ongoing student protest action.

CPUT protesters dispersed following attempted disruption

2017-10-06 09:32

Cape Peninsula University of Technology students have protested against financial exclusions at the Cape Town campus.

Suspended CPUT VC on paid leave for almost a year

2017-09-27 14:21

Concern has been raised over the lengthy special leave of suspended vice-chancellor of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Dr Prins Nevhutalu, who raised the ire of many students, and who continues to be paid.

CPUT lecture theatre targeted by arsonists

2017-09-20 19:18

A lecture theatre at the Cape Town campus of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology has been set alight, following similar attacks at the institution's Mowbray and Bellville campuses.

CPUT staff room, financial aid office burnt in arson attacks

2017-09-20 11:04

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology has again been targeted by arsonists, with its Mowbray and Bellville campuses coming under attack.


Design studio set alight at CPUT during protests

2017-10-27 21:25

A design studio has been set alight at Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s (CPUT) Cape Town campus as sporadic protests continued.

CPUT spends R30m on private security in 3 months

2017-10-26 19:27

Cape Peninsula University of Technology has spent roughly R30m on private security since July, says acting vice-chancellor Dr Chris Nhlapo.

Students march to Parliament, but arrive too late for mini budget

2017-10-25 18:45

About 150 university students have marched to the National Assembly where Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba was delivering his medium-term budget speech.

We never started disruption, says expelled CPUT student

2017-10-15 17:35

One of the four expelled Cape Peninsula University of Technology students has disputed this week’s findings against them.

'Disruptive' CPUT 4 get suspended expulsion

2017-10-10 21:46

The four Cape Peninsula University of Technology students accused of disrupting a council meeting have been expelled by the institution. The expulsion is suspended for 12 months.

CPUT criticism of me 'pretty petty' – Scopa chairperson

2017-10-06 21:33

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts chairperson Themba Godi has labelled the Cape Peninsula University of Technology "pretty petty" for criticising him for sharing a platform with SRC member and suspended student Ayakha Magxothwa.

CPUT vice chancellor guilty of 'gross misconduct', resigns

2017-10-04 19:54

Cape Peninsula University of Technology vice chancellor Prins Nevhutalu has been found guilty of 'gross misconduct' by an internal disciplinary committee, the university has said.

Campus protest trauma 'the new normal'

2017-09-23 07:00

Universities are often portrayed as places of considered debate, and learning.

ANC condemns torching of buildings at CPUT

2017-09-20 14:16

The ANC has condemned in "the harshest possible terms" the torching of several buildings of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology's campuses in Bellville and Mowbray.

Unrest breaks out on CPUT campus

2017-09-19 16:18

Private security guards at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology's Mowbray campus have released tear gas after an apparent "disruption".

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