Oxford University’s Oriel College had earlier voted that the statue of Cecil John Rhodes should be removed from its campus.
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) confirmed that a total of 1 263 671 students have been assessed as eligible for funding.
Students expressed challenges with time management, distraction and problems associated with family members during the Covid-19 pandemic.
EFF members took to the streets in protest against a Durban University of Technology (DUT) Student Representative Council decision this week.
All five DUT campuses will remain closed until further notice but online registration for new students has been extended.
The South African Union of Students has said that while the shutdown has ended, its mandate is to continue pursuing outstanding matters through alternative mechanisms
A video of students protesting outside False Bay College in Cape Town on Monday 29 March, has been making the rounds on social media.
Coding and robotics might become a more integral part of classrooms across the country.
After Wits university said that students with historical debt will be able to register for classes, the institution has called on government to step in.
At last the government is seeking a solution to financial aid that won’t compromise universities’ financial needs like the current NSFAS.
Wide-eyed police spotted two students with a high-powered automatic rifle at a gathering in Braamfontein on Wednesday 17 March.
YouTube star Lasizwe Dambuza has started a #R10GoesALongWay campaign to help raise funds for students who are stuck with unpaid tuition fees.
Students who did not get into university can seek assistance about alternative courses and apprenticeships via an online government service.
The national shutdown is a culmination of week-long protests by Wits University students, who were outraged by the institution’s refusal to allow some to register over historical debt
Mthokozisi Ntumba died during violent clashes between police and protesting Wits University students and IPID has already opened a probe into the incident
A man was shot allegedly by a police officer during Wits University’s student protests, calling for their indebted counterparts to be allowed to register
The virus remains a big presence and returning to campus can be daunting for students. Here are six tips to help you through the process.
A metal railing can be seen giving way under the weight of the pushing and shoving students, with several plummeting to the floor below.
The pronouncement comes after a mother complained to the Public Protector’s Office in May 2019 that Wits had unfairly excluded her son and three other students from re-admission to the MBBCh programme.
The investigation, dubbed “Operation Clever,” was launched to probe the alleged irregular admission of prospective students, the sale of exam papers, tampering with academic records, and the altering of marks, among the accusations.
The young women were found dead on Monday morning by peers who reported that they had drank cough syrup and alcohol over the weekend.
NSFAS have asked prospective students to apply for funding ahead of the 2021 academic year – here’s what you need to know about registration.
Yolanda Dyantyi was expelled from the university after being found guilty of kidnapping and insubordination
ANC President Cyril Ramphosa addressed Sasco’s virtual anniversary celebration on Sunday
As South Africa enters lockdown Level 2, students not yet back on campus are asking the government to open public libraries.