Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor has appealed to confirmed National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) beneficiaries to come forward and sign their Schedule of Particulars (SOP).
Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Buti Manamela says the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has received 10 000 applications for free higher education through its contact centre on Monday.
Scores of students at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University today participated in the launch of the 2017 First Things First campaign.
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has urged students, who received funding, to sign their Loan Agreement Forms (LAFs) to avoid funding retraction.
The University of Johannesburg (UJ) has raised R100 million to support the studies of almost 2 500 missing middle students.
A roadmap to finance the study costs of poor and working class students is needed to address the ongoing university fees protests across the country, government said on Wednesday.
The University of Pretoria (UP) says it will resume its academic programme today by implementing arrangements alternative to on-campus lectures.
Government is meeting with stakeholders on Monday to seek a solution to the situation in higher education and resume the 2016 academic programme.
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has received claims amounting to R373.3 million for 17 580 students, says Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande.