[LISTEN] Spotlight on SA universities drop-out rate
According to the Vital Stats Public Higher Education 2016, the number of university drop-outs has increased.
CAPE TOWN – What can be done to reduce the drop-out rate at universities in South Africa?
A report indicates that about a third of students who enrolled for a four-year degree in 2011 had dropped out by 2016.
Narend Baijnath, head of the Council for Higher Education, says this is not a new problem, adding plans are in place to reduce the number of drop-outs.
Listen to the audio above for more.
(Edited by Shimoney Regter)