Tag: #FeesMustFall

Options on the table as South Africa wrestles with funding higher education

Seán Mfundza Muller |University of Johannesburg A report into the feasibility of offering free higher education at South Africa’s universities has finally been released. It has been nearly two years in the making,...

South Africa’s Zuma says has no plans to announce free education programme

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has no plans to announce a programme for free higher education until he reviews the report of a commission studying the feasibility of such a programme, his...

2017 Innovator of the Year winner: Mpodumo Doubada

2017 Innovator of the Year winner: Mpodumo Doubada

South African universities need to rethink how they invest their millions

Stephanie Giamporcaro and Xolisa Dhlamini | UCT Graduate School of Business, University of Cape Town Universities are no longer simply institutions of learning. Over the past 50 years, they have also become important players in global financial...

Op-Ed: The end of South African universities?

Suellen Shay | University of Cape Town Jonathan Jansen, vice-chancellor of the University of the Free State in South Africa until a year ago, has written a book on the country’s higher education sector. As...

Municipal workers graduate with free education from SAMWU College

Municipal workers graduate with free education from SAMWU College

Op-Ed: Africa in Focus – School's out

Public opinion is starting to turn against the protestors as many of South Africa’s esteemed academic institutions come under attack.

OPINION: Student protests violate the Freedom Charter

The #feesmustfall movement has brought our universities to the brink of collapse and only a brave few have spoken out against their tactics.
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