President Jacob Zuma's comments about Marikana did not mean he condoned the shooting to death of 34 mineworkers, the presidency said.
ANC youth clashed with EFF members at the Soshanguve campus of the Tshwane University of Technology on Tuesday.
The university will not appoint a new vice-chancellor as it seeks to bring stability and continuity to the position.
Acting vice-chancellor bends the rules to readmit 5 000 needy students who faced exclusion.
Student protests continued after NSFAS announced it did not have sufficient funds to assist all qualifying students at South Africa’s universities.
Students in Soshanguve and Ga-Rankuwe are angry about the state of the Tshwane University of Technology - but plans are afoot for big changes.
The student representative council of TUT is demanding that government make a loan to international development banks to bail out indebted students.
Contrary to a university statement saying outgoing vice-chancellor Prof Nthabiseng Ogude resigned early, the council says she was forced to leave.
Professor Nthabiseng Ogude has resigned as vice-chancellor of Tshwane University of Technology.
Student leaders and management reach agreement on the funding crisis that sparked violent protest action at the Tshwane University of Technology.
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has condemned violent protests at the TUT, after students destroyed and vandalised campus over funding.
The Tshwane University of Technology's student representative council has been suspended following protests over NSFAS funding deficits.
Leaders say they will take the Tshwane University of Technology's management to court after students were evicted from residences for protests.
The protest-hit Tshwane University of Technology will reopen its campuses this week, following student protests over a shortfall of NSFAS money.
The Tshwane University of Technology has obtained a court order stopping protests at its campuses, after it had to be shut down.
As matriculants celebrate the release of their results, universities have warned they would not accept walk-in applications.
Nearly 200 hopeful applicants have been turned away from the Tshwane University of Technology's (TUT) Pretoria campus after queuing for hours.
The Tshwane University of Technology's new vice-chancellor and principal is the first female to be appointed to these positions in the history of TUT.
The Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has fired a senior official following investigations into the illegal tapping of staff phones.