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TUT will not cancel exams for 2020 academic year - Vice-chancellor

15 May 2020 1:12 PM
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Lourens van Staden says a newspaper that reported the cancellation will have to retract the reportv

Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) is not considering cancelling exams for the 2020 academic year.

The City Press had reported that the university is looking at developing a new academic year where exams would be written from next year February.

The report further says this is due to the impact caused by the COVID-19 pandemic disruptions.

Clement Manyathela speaks to TUT vice-chancellor Lourens van Staden for more.

We never considered that it was somewhere in the media and the relevant newspaper will retract.

Lourens van Staden, Vice-chancellor - Tshwane University of Technology

We have approximately 65,000 students, we will have remote emergency teachings and learning plan.

Lourens van Staden, Vice-chancellor - Tshwane University of Technology

We will deliver printed material to the bulk of our students.

Lourens van Staden, Vice-chancellor - Tshwane University of Technology

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15 May 2020 1:12 PM
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