SA medical students develop app for world competition

2019-12-29 12:23

Two Kwazulu-Natal medical students have presented to the World Health Organisation, a cellphone application designed to help with ensuring patients take pills regularly.

UKZN student accused of killing roommate has to undergo psychiatric evaluation

2019-10-21 16:27

The University of KwaZulu-Natal student who is accused of murdering his roommate will not stand trial until he undergoes a psychiatric evaluation.

Durban student arrested after burnt body of 'close friend' discovered

2019-10-12 14:34

A 25-year-old student has been arrested for allegedly murdering a fellow student.

Nana Poku permanently appointed as UKZN's vice-chancellor

2019-06-25 18:04

The University of KwaZulu-Natal's acting vice-chancellor, Professor Nana Poku, has been appointed to the position on a permanent basis, the institution's council has announced.

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.


Bogus medical student working at Mamelodi Hospital caught out

2019-11-20 19:53

A 24-year-old man posing as a medical student and working at Mamelodi Hospital has only been caught out after his friend snitched on him following a fallout.

Durban student in court for murder of 'close friend'

2019-10-14 07:37

A 25-year-old University of KwaZulu-Natal student is expected to appear in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court for the murder of a fellow student.

Police, security brought in after furniture burnt in UKZN protest

2019-07-17 17:11

The University of KwaZulu-Natal Westville campus has descended into chaos after more than 100 protesting students burnt furniture and debris.

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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