From Sasol to Shoprite, these 8 groups still have 2019 university bursaries up for grabs

2019-01-10 06:04

There are private-sector funding opportunities still available for newly-matriculated pupils heading to university in 2019. Here are some of the best bursaries – but time is running out on some of them.

UCT has started a girls' club to attract more women to the well paying IT field

2018-11-29 17:47

And maybe you should consider 'it' too.

SA universities have doubled researcher numbers in a decade – but SA business isn’t coming to the party

2018-10-26 16:28

Government, through universities, is driving this increase in research funding, and now has 22,061 full-time equivalent researchers on staff - while business continues to lag.


2018-08-26 10:30

CAN WE avoid depression?

WATCH: Transgender actress Laverne Cox enraged over misgendered murder victims

2018-08-17 10:32

The Orange Is The New Black star recently spoke out about this often disregarded issue.

Stadio to build new campus near Cape Town

2018-06-04 13:23

Stadio is set to develop a new and comprehensive campus outside Cape Town at Phesantekraal in Durbanville.

What I wish I knew before I went to university

2018-01-17 15:38

Let's just say it involves more than just studying harder.

WATCH: Late applicants queue outside UJ despite 'no walk-in' policy

Dozens of prospective students queued outside the University of Johannesburg on Monday morning, hoping to secure a place in 2018 despite UJ announcing that it would not accept 'walk-ins'. Watch.

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We need to stop rape culture on campus

2017-11-10 16:17

There are various ways universities can make campuses safer for students and the key to doing so is in dismantling rape culture.


"My boyfriend paid for my tuition now he is demanding marriage or a refund"

2018-12-24 08:57

Over the course of our lives, there are many uncomfortable conversations and issues to deal with and those concerning money and relationships can be the most difficult.

UCT Vice Chancellor Mamokgethi Phakeng shouldn't ruffle any feathers when she wears a plunging neckline or shows off a tattoo

2018-11-20 16:26

The days of shaming women for how they dress are long gone. Even in academic spaces.

SA's free coding college is looking for students - and you don't even need a matric to get in

2018-10-22 11:30

WeThinkCode is a tuition-free coding institution with campuses in Joburg and Cape Town.

61-year-old goes to university to fulfil longtime dream to become fashion designer

2018-08-20 18:13

At the age of 61, she decided to quit her job and pursue the career she always dreamt of.

"I was on a hospital bed when I finished my thesis"

2018-07-20 15:42

Lebogang Mogketi is a 26-year-old medical anthropologist who was born in White City Jabuvu in Soweto. She never imagined what she's have to go through to finish her studies. She shares her journey with us.


2018-05-17 12:25

ALL Lucky Shange wanted to be while growing up was to become a soccer star.

Our favourite moments from SA's graduation season

2018-04-25 12:52

The recent graduation season in South Africa provided a number of memorable moments. These are the best ones.

Students flood UKZN

2018-01-09 13:45

As hundreds of desperate students stood in snaking queues for hours in a bid to gain admission to tertiary institutions in the city on Monday, there are fears that their hopes of studying here could be dashed.

UJ system shutdown due to incompetence, says Sasco acting chair

The University of Johannesburg's Auckland Park campus saw a large number of students, accompanied by their parents, walk through its gates with queries about late registrations and follow ups on already submitted applications. Watch.

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Another day. Another university student expelled for racism

2017-11-02 15:00

A white student is expelled after proudly sharing details on social media about how she contaminated her black roommate's belongings.

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