The Recent Crisis in South African Universities

Jonathan Jansen, Cyrill Walters

Abstract


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.


Keywords


South Africa; student protests; South African universities; cost of higher education; high tuition fees; decolonization of curriculum

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2019.96.10780

 

 

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