higher education funding

 
Academics gather to discuss South Africa’s university of the future
Academics gather to discuss South Africa’s university of the future
Professor Wim de Villiers, Stellenbosch University’s vice-chancellor, told delegates attending the inaugural higher education conference in...
Postgraduate funding needs a boost
Postgraduate funding needs a boost
Every year September 30 is an important date for prospective university students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It is the closing date...
Letters to the editor: October 27 to November 2 2017
Letters to the editor: October 27 to November 2 2017
Let me congratulate Ra’eesa Pather on the article “Justice for Timol leaves us with...
State-backed loan scheme ticks all boxes
State-backed loan scheme ticks all boxes
But a University of Cape Town philosophy lecturer, Gregory Hull, believes a well-designed student loan scheme could be the solution, according to...
Blade Nzimande's R1bn varsity debt
Blade Nzimande's R1bn varsity debt
Five of the country’s 26 higher education institutions alone are owed a staggering R549.5‑million for registering almost 10 600 students...
Future of Cida and its students still on hold
Future of Cida and its students still on hold
Mpume Nkabini, a student at the fee-free, but now liquidation-threatened Cida City Campus, broke down in tears on Friday after absorbing...
Protesting TUT students clash with security guards
Protesting TUT students clash with security guards
Five students at the Soshanguve North campus of the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) were treated for teargas inhalation on Thursday, as...
Zuma says universities are too costly - Nzimande disagrees
Zuma says universities are too costly - Nzimande disagrees
Against the backdrop of a complaint by President Jacob Zuma about soaring university costs, Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande...
Funding woes hobble higher education department
Funding woes hobble higher education department
Five years after it was created, minister Blade Nzimande’s higher education and training department is running without enough staff and has a...

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