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Over 500 WSU students still without certificates

11 March 2020, 12:03 PM

More than 500 Walter Sisulu University (WSU) students that graduated between 2016 and 2019 are yet to receive their certificates, due to non-payment.

Fort Hare University closed amid ongoing student protests, SRC disappointed

5 March 2020, 9:15 AM

The Student Representative Council (SRC) at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape says it has learned with dismay the planned closure of the university by management.

Wits students protest over accommodation

4 March 2020, 12:00 PM

A group of students at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) have embarked on a protest at the Empire Road entrance where they attempted to block vehicles from accessing the campus.

TUT students vow to continue protesting until demands are met

2 March 2020, 6:01 PM

Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) management says more talks are necessary to end the ongoing student protests.

Government to spend billions on students’ accommodation

14 February 2020, 1:30 AM

Government will spend R64-billion on students’ accommodation over the next few years, after leveraging a further R64-billion in private investment.

Students call for NSFAS to re-open applications

20 January 2020, 12:22 PM

Students have taken to social media to call for the re-opening of applications for the National Students Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS).

NSFAS recipients frustrated over unpaid fees

8 January 2020, 11:46 AM

Some National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) recipients are frustrated because their fees for last year have not yet been paid.


Students can apply for NSFAS at NYDA centres

29 November 2019, 9:20 PM

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has called on students who wish to apply for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme to use National Youth Development Agency centres to apply for next year’s funding.

Qualifying students urged to apply for NSFAS

27 October 2019, 6:39 AM

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has reiterated that in order to qualify for a study loan, applicants must be South African citizens with a household income of under R350 000 per year.

NSFAS cautions students about fraud

11 October 2019, 8:53 AM

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme says students should be vigilant when processing applications and after their financial aid has been approved.



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