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South Africa: violent protests, campus closures drive foreign students away

Students are protesting a the decision by the¬†Department of Higher Education and Training to allow universities to increase their fees by up to 8% while offering subsidies for lower income students. Speaking with The PIE News, a spokesperson for the DHET¬†said that although the increase in tuition fees due to take effect in 2017 should not be a financial barrier, ... Read More »