TERTIARY EDUCATION

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Students march to NSFAS offices with list of complaints

But administrator says the student fee scheme is working much better now

By Velani Ludidi - 19 June 2019
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One door of learning has opened, but the others are still firmly shut

Unless we fix the school system, the gains won by the #Feesmustfall campaign will mean very little

By Gillian Attwood - 21 May 2019
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Venda University students still waiting for NSFAS funds

“I do not have enough material for reading”, says student

By Bernard Chiguvare - 10 April 2019
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R3 million lifeline for indebted CPUT students

Funds is for academically deserving students who were unable to register because of outstanding fees

By Velani Ludidi - 12 March 2019
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Nelson Mandela University protest ends – institution can reopen

Students and management reach agreement

By Joseph Chirume - 8 March 2019
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Protesters shut down Nelson Mandela University

To prevent disruptions, university says it will enforce interdict that it obtained in 2018

By Joseph Chirume - 7 March 2019
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UNISA’s campuses in KZN shut down

Students complain about exam dates and allowances

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 6 March 2019
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Students burn their beds at UKZN

Protests over conditions at San Sabil residence in Durban

By Musa Binda - 1 March 2019
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Police evict CPUT students from admin building

Students have been sleeping on the floor for weeks

By Velani Ludidi - 27 February 2019
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University orders students to leave residences following violent protests

Some students say they will not leave

By Nomfundo Xolo - 20 February 2019
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NEHAWU shuts down TVET colleges in Pietermaritzburg

Colleges have been closed since Thursday

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 19 February 2019
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Students shut down Mangosuthu University

University “shocked” by protest; asks for evidence of outstanding payment claims

By Nomfundo Xolo - 18 February 2019
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CPUT shuts building after flood

One student arrested, suspected of causing flood and “more arrests expected to follow in due course”

By Velani Ludidi - 18 February 2019
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CPUT nursing students say residences are not secure

Athlone campus SRC deny college management met with them

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 15 February 2019
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NEHAWU begins nationwide shutdown of colleges

Shutdown “indefinite” until demands are met says national spokesperson

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 14 February 2019
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Violent protests disrupt CPUT campuses

13 students released on bail

By Mary-Anne Gontsana and Velani Ludidi - 13 February 2019