UKZN pays tribute to resistance artist Willie Bester for life’s work

2019-04-02 07:56

The University of KwaZulu-Natal has awarded an honorary doctorate to prominent South African resistance artist Willie Bester for his ground-breaking work.

6 SA universities make top 100 in emerging economies

2019-02-08 16:20

Six universities in South Africa are among the top 100 higher education institutions in emerging economies.

UKZN suspends lectures as violent protests dominate Durban campuses

2019-02-04 18:09

The University of KwaZulu-Natal has been shut down die to violent protests at two of its Durban campuses.

UKZN corruption report to remain under wraps

2018-09-18 16:15

The forensic report into the alleged "places for sale" scandal at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's medical school is to remain under wraps for now.

Age no deterrent, as 79-year-old KZN man celebrates getting his PhD

2018-09-13 15:56

While retirement is normally associated with taking a step back and relaxing at home after years of hard labour, that is not the case for one 79-year-old man from KwaZulu-Natal.

17 students arrested after clashing with cops at UKZN's Westville campus

2018-08-13 16:05

Seventeen students have been arrested for public violence after clashing with police at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

Sassy UKZN graduate says she channelled her inner Naomi Campbell

Chrysantha Palan, who is now fondly known as the catwalk graduate, spoke to News24 about her viral graduation video. Watch.

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Students set fire to own residence

2017-08-10 20:34

A group of University of KwaZulu-Natal students have been slapped with a court interdict instructing them to behave, following several fires in their private residence near Durban’s beachfront.

Admissions scam uncovered at UKZN’s medical school

2017-08-03 20:08

One member of staff at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has been dismissed and 18 others served with letters of intention to suspend them for their alleged involvement in the sale of places at the Nelson Mandela School of Medicine, the university’s vice chancellor says.

UKZN dropout uses tuckshop money to finally complete studies

2017-04-13 07:23

It cost Mervin Chetty R280 to start a tuck shop in his mother's kitchen that would eventually go on to pay for his bachelor's degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.


UKZN campus shut down as students, management continue

2019-02-13 17:56

The University of KwaZulu-Natal's Howard College campus is to remain closed as negotiations between management and students continue.

Protests to continue at all UKZN campuses – SRC

2019-02-05 12:38

Protests will continue at all University of KwaZulu-Natal campuses until management comes to meet student leadership, the SRC says.

UCT is Africa's top university in emerging economies

2019-01-16 18:32

The University of Cape Town is top in the continent in The Times Higher Education Emerging Economies University Rankings for 2019.

2 KZN students stabbed to death on campus

2018-09-17 18:38

Two KwaZulu-Natal students have been stabbed to death in separate incidents while on campus at the weekend.

UKZN protests: Management says 'every effort' is being made to recover academic year

2018-08-20 19:16

"Every effort" is being made to recover the academic year at the University of KwaZulu-Natal after last week's violent protests at its Westville campus, the institution's management has assured.

'She deserves all the glory!'– KZN student gives gown to great-granny so she can graduate

2018-04-21 07:40

A University of KwaZulu-Natal graduate has dedicated his degree to his great-grandmother who stepped in to look after him and his siblings after his parents died.

WATCH: Sassy UKZN graduate steals the show as she struts her stuff at graduation ceremony

Chrysantha Palan has become the star of her graduation at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, where she turned the stage into a catwalk. Watch.

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Newspaper interdicted from publishing audit on UKZN admissions scam

2017-08-06 15:11

A forensic audit report, which apparently lays bare the details of a syndicate selling places at UKZN's medical school, is to remain under wraps after an urgent interdict by the university.

SAMA wants swift probe into UKZN medical school fraud claims

2017-05-23 21:48

Allegations that students have been being fraudulently enrolled at the UKZN’s medical school need to be investigated swiftly, the South African Medical Association says.

Former drug dealer defies odds to graduate

2017-04-10 09:31

The indelible gunshot scar on the lower part of Thulasizwe Mathenjwa’s neck does not only remind him of how he almost lost his life, but also how his life changed.

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