Marks: lecturer joins fray

2019-10-30 16:20

Former UKZN lecturer Darryl David has joined the fray in a dispute between the university and a student who is suing over having failed an exam.

SRC leader told to resign

2019-09-16 15:32

A UKZN SRC president has been told to step down from the role after being found guilty of assaulting a woman lecturer.

Canteen ‘unhygienic’

2019-03-15 12:39

The University of KwaZulu-Natal has managed to temporarily stop the operators of a canteen at Edgewood campus from preparing food in unhygienic conditions.

UKZN medical school probes set to cost over R156 mln

2018-12-03 16:10

The financial strain of corruption at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s medical school has cost the institution dearly — with more than R77 million having been spent on security and investigations since last year.

Students attack lecturers

2018-07-10 16:11

Students at UKZN’s Pietermaritzburg campus are attacking and intimidating lecturers if they get failed or disqualified from sitting their exams, and lecturers say they live in constant fear.

‘I’ll live to honour her’ – Njabulo Ntombela on his graduation with his grandmother

2018-04-24 15:08

Law graduate Njabulo Ntombela says he does not plan on having any children while his grandmother is alive.

Will fees be hiked?

2017-12-15 18:16

Is the University of KwaZulu-Natal considering an eight percent increase for its fees next year?.

UKZN battling security issues

2016-05-24 09:28

University of KwaZulu-Natal student leaders recently held an urgent meeting with campus security to discuss rising concerns over criminals targeting students in the area.

Protesting students force security guards to abandon posts

2016-04-06 12:00

Lectures were disrupted by protesting students at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Pietermaritzburg campus on Wednesday.


Student sues over failure

2019-10-29 15:46

A student has taken the extraordinary measure of hauling the University of KwaZulu-Natal to court to account for the whereabouts of a question paper for an exam he failed.

UKZN school writes off debt

2019-07-15 15:00

The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) has written off R2,4 million in debt owed to it by students in the School of Education.

Decorated academics in the running for UKZN VC post

2019-05-03 15:00

Three decorated academics have been shortlisted for the post of the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s new vice chancellor.

Students get helping hand

2019-02-12 15:06

Amid a crisis around student accommodation and funding at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), students and lecturers have joined hands to provide temporary solutions.

UKZN exposé ‘shocks’ former academic

2018-07-11 17:01

A former academic at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has described his “disappointment” with revelations that lecturers there are facing intimidation by students.

UKZN fells jacaranda damaged during rape protest

2018-06-06 16:00

The much-loved rare white jacaranda at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Pietermaritzburg campus is not damaged after all, and will live to flower again.

Classes suspended as students, university security clash at UKZN

2018-03-20 17:04

Lectures at the University of KwaZulu-Natal have been suspended until next week after violent student protests.

UKZN student to fly off to Nobel laureate meeting

2016-06-08 13:07

A University of KwaZulu-Natal student will be flying to Germany later this month for the 66th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting.

Students don’t feel safe

2016-05-13 08:27

The assault and suspected attempted hijacking of a student within University of Kwa­Zulu-Natal property has brought safety concerns at the Pietermaritzburg campus to the fore.

UKZN protests set to continue this week

2016-02-29 09:48

Protest action at UKZN’s Pietermaritzburg campus is expected to continue this week.

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