The Recent Crisis in South African Universities

  • Jonathan Jansen Stellenbosch University, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Cyrill Walters
Keywords: South Africa, student protests, South African universities, cost of higher education, high tuition fees, decolonization of curriculum


South African higher education has experienced unprecedented unrest since 2015. This article examines the causes of the crisis across various campuses and their effects on the higher education system as a whole.

How to Cite
Jansen, J., & Walters, C. (2018). The Recent Crisis in South African Universities. International Higher Education, (96), 23-24.
Focus on South Africa