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#UFS fire: Student arrested

The University of the Free State (UFS) has confirmed the arrest of a student, who has been linked to a fire that broke out...

NSFAS to make payments to students on Friday

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has confirmed that it has since received its budgetary allocation from National Treasury and will be making...

UFS students in hot water

Students from the University of the Free State (UFS) are in hot water as allegations of fraud and forgery surfaced at the institution. OFM News...

NSFAS extends application deadline

After consulting with various stakeholders, The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) announced that the deadline for applications for the student financial aid has...

NSFAS warns of new threat

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) advised prospective applicants to be aware of fake websites and social media platforms advising them to apply...

Where to apply for bursaries and scholarships for 2021

For millions of middle to lower-income South African households, the dream of attending higher institutions of learning remains just that, a dream. Affordability is a...

Nsfas defunds 5 000 students for 2020 academic year

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) has confirmed that a total of 5 000 students who were funded for the 2020 academic year...

Applications for NSFAS funding opened

Applications for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) have been officially opened for students from poor and working-class backgrounds who wish to further...

NSFAS receives almost 600 000 applications

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has received a record-breaking 543 268 first-time applications. The closing date for applications for the current academic year...

Number of NSFAS applications in Central SA ‘worrisome’

The Deputy Minister of Higher Education, Science, and Technology, Buti Manamela, says the low number of applications from the Free State, North West, and...

NSFAS reaches out to rural, remote communities

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) will visit the hometowns of prospective students to reach rural and remote communities in South Africa with...

More than 200 000 applied for NSFAS education funding

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has received 50 000 more applications compared to the same period last year, the scheme said on...

NSFAS overwhelmed with over 140,000 applications

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) said it had been inundated with 141,933 applications since the beginning of September, reports Northglen News. In a statement,...

Nsfas extends deadline for bursary applications

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) has revealed that it received 363,000 applications for 2019 and would extend its deadline for online applications...

Angry FS students burn vehicles, buildings

Frustrations over poor infrastructure and alleged corruption and mismanagement have led to violent protests at Maluti TVET College in the Free State, which resulted...

UFS makes good of a bad situation

President Jacob Zuma's surprise announcement on free subsidised higher education has left many shocked and unprepared, including the University of the Free State (ufs)....

UFS investigating security attack on student

The University of the Free State (UFS) is investigating an alleged attack on a student by private security guards at its Qwaqwa campus. The incident,...

NSFAS pays R1.3 Billion upfront to universities for registration

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has paid R1, 3 billion to 26 public universities, a figure set aside to advance payment of...