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[Watch] DUT’s Writing Centre Roadshow

Durban University of Technology (DUT) Writing Centre hosted a roadshow at Steve Biko Campus. The purpose of the campaign was to engage with students by teaching about the following: strategies for writing in different disciplines; assignments for humanities and science-related academic courses; reading, researching and referencing; proposals (academic and business); dissertations; articles, book chapters and books…..

Plans to Transform, develop and upscale DUT

  The Durban University of Technology has allocated 24 million for the construction of new buildings. This was publicised by the Vice-Chancellor and Principal, Professor Thandwa Mthembu delivering his maiden State of the University Address (SOUA) at DUT’s Indumiso Hall, Midlands Campus in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday, 28 February 2019. Prof Mthembu said the construction of two…..

Applications for clubs and societies are now open!!

In relation to Section 10.4 of the SRC Constitution application for renewal of existing clubs and affiliation or recognition of new clubs as well societies for 2019 academic year now open. Requirements: Statement of intent (aims, objective, vision and mission), A proposed budget supported by a plan of action A draft constitution Minimum of 150 signed…..


You probably want to study this year and you have financial issues, don’t worry because South African universities got your back with the variety of scholarships. Besides the National Student Financial Aid Scheme, there is a number of bursaries that students can apply for funding from. Below is an information about some of scholarships for South…..

Students Walk Out Again To Protest Against NSFAS System

Durban University of Technology students once again waged in a peaceful protest against the National Student Financial Aid Scheme’s system called Sbux. The SRC President Sesiyanda Godlimpi led the march to the vice chancellor’s offices to hand in the memorandum for the second time this year. Unfortunately the principal was not available that resulted in his…..

[PODCAST]2019 Residence Application officially open!

On the Afternoon Shutdown Matt Tsolo had a privilege of having a chat with  Nokwanda Malunga from the Department of Housing. They talked about residence applications that opened from 19 September 2018 till 19 October 2018. Malunga said there won’t be any extension after the closing date.   Below is the list of DUT Residence that you…..

I say, we dare to disappoint – DUT SRC President Godlimpi

  ‘’Because you and me, we share the same pain of suffering of black people in general and Africans in particular’’   As students casted their votes few weeks back to elect members of the 2018/19 Students’ Representative Councils at various Durban University of Technology campus, the member of Economic Freedom Fighters Students Command (EFFSC) was…..

all roads lead to inauguration!

The Durban University of Technology will formally introduce the 2018/19 Student Representative Council Members to all relevant stakeholders, on Monday the 10th of September at Fred Crookes Sports Centre. As the winning organization the Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command deployed the following eight members to serve as head of these specific portfolios; SRC President – GODLIMPI…..

Concern over DUT’s IEC “Maladministration”

Durban University of Technology students’ political organisations are worried about the “incompetence” of the institution’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC). The South African Student’s Congress Organisation (SASCO), Economic Freedom Fighters Students Command (EFFSC), Democratic Alliance Students Organisation and Voice Of Students (VOS) are sharing a similar sob story. According to the SASCO candidate Zamkela Zamisa, DUT is…..

Help DUT Help You Succeed!!

Don’t MISS out!! Durban University of Technology cannot make your campus’ experience without listening to your voices. Over 200 students have done their survey and some of  them have already won wonderful instant prizes only just for completing their South African Survey of Student (SASSE). SASSE is open to all undergraduate and B.Tech students. First action…..