We've got news for you.

Register on SowetanLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

University students must be reined in

Our universities are fast becoming glorified high schools. There is a glaring laissez-faire attitude prevailing at all our universities. Students do as they please without any fear. This type of attitude was exacerbated subsequent to the demolition of statues by the so-called #FeesMustFall movement at universities.

Today, students do not apply for admission at universities. At the beginning of each academic year, they go there to demand to be registered. Because they have not been admitted, they sleep in the libraries...

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

If you have already registered or subscribed, please sign in to continue.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@sowetanlive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Register (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

Commenting is subject to our house rules.