One arrested after Durban university protests

2019-07-22 18:34

One person was arrested at the Durban University of Technology on Monday following violent protests that saw security and students clash.

Striking DUT staff 'remain resolute' on 10% salary increase

2018-01-25 19:02

Striking Durban University of Technology (DUT) staff say they cannot be "bullied" into accepting a salary increase their management "feels they should have".

Protests suspended at DUT – deputy vice chancellor

2016-10-04 15:25

The Durban University of Technology says protests have been officially suspended after management reached an agreement with the SRC.

Calm at DUT following students' court appearances

2016-09-29 20:50

The Durban University of Technology has been calm following a week of protests by students.

Kick out SRC's, let EFF lead the way - Malema

2015-04-24 17:06

EFF leader Julius Malema has urged students to vote out the existing SRC and replace them with EFF members.

DUT to reopen campuses

2014-02-06 07:05

The Durban University of Technology has reached an agreement with its student representative council to end strike action.

DUT closes hostels

2014-01-30 18:08

Student residences at the Durban University of Technology are closed.

DUT to meet some student demands

2014-01-28 22:34

The Durban University of Technology has said it would be willing to address some of the demands of protesting students.

Students protest over financial scheme

2014-01-27 19:41

Universities have been hit by protests as students expressed dissatisfaction over a shortage of funds from the National Student Financial Scheme.


Tributes expected to pour in at memorial service for slain DUT student

2019-02-12 08:27

Durban University of Technology student Mlungisi Madonsela, who was shot and killed on campus, is to be remembered at a memorial service.

Hundreds of DUT workers go on strike

2018-01-15 15:42

Hundreds of Durban University of Technology staff members have embarked on a combined union strike, saying their vice chancellor is "not in touch with the people on the ground".

Nzimande a no-show for fees crisis prayer

2016-09-29 22:53

Minister for higher education Blade Nzimande has not shown up for a prayer meeting for the national fees crisis that has been attended by protesting students.

2nd day of clashes at DUT

2016-09-28 16:50

Police and protesting Durban University of Technology students have clashed at the Coastlands Hotel in Musgrave following a meeting between student leadership, university management and government officials.

DUT students suspended

2014-02-26 22:02

Several students have been suspended from Durban's University of Technology following recent campus protests.

DUT will register accepted students

2014-02-01 07:00

The Durban University of Technology says it would register all students who had qualified for admission and were accepted by the institution.

Staffer injured in KZN student protest

2014-01-29 13:56

A staff member has been injured during student protests at the Durban University of Technology.

DUT threatens to shut down university

2014-01-27 22:25

Durban University of Technology has threatened to shut down the university if protests continue at their campuses.

Protest erupts at DUT, lectures cancelled

2014-01-27 15:48

Lectures have been disrupted at the Durban University of Technology as protesting students pulled others out of lecture rooms.

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