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Tuition fee increase: What could be possible alternatives?

Wits University has advised students and staff not to use the Yale Road entrance amid a student protest over the increase in tuition fees.

Today (15 October 2015) also marks the start of the Higher Education Transformation Summit which will look at issues ranging from representation of teaching staff, curriculum, housing and institutional funding.

702's John Robbie spoke to Higher Education and Training spokesperson Khaye Nkwanyana, who said universities need to explore their options when increasing tuition fees.

Listen to the conversations below:


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