TUT set to continue academic activities tomorrow

The university's spokesperson says they have revised their academic programme.

Students from the Tshwane University of Technology demonstrating in Pretoria CBD. Picture: Kgothatso Mogale/EWN.

JOHANNESBURG - The Tshwane University of Technology says it will continue with its academic activities tomorrow following violent protests at some of its campuses this week.

The institution says security measures will remain in place at all campuses to ensure the safety of its staff and students.

TUT's spokesperson Willa de Ruyter says the university has revised its academic programme.

"The university is resolute that the programme must continue. There's no more time for students to lose. A special executive meeting also took place last week during which senate resolved that exams would start on 15 November and the academic year will extended to 9 and 15 December.