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[LISTEN] Here's how to prevent students from dropping out

| Education expert Nola Payne says university dropout rates remain a concern and that many students were not making it to their third and fourth years.

CAPE TOWN – Going to university for the first time can be an exciting and daunting experience.

But a number of students continue to struggle with the transition from high school to university life.

Education expert Nola Payne says university dropout rates remain a concern and that many students were not making it to their third and fourth years.

Listen to the audio for more.

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