Who was Philip Chuma? Ph.D. Student Kills Himself Reasons And Details Explained! It’s always difficult to hear about the suicide of a student. We were recently informed of the same information. We regret to inform you that a Ph.D. The student took his own life after failing to register for Witwatersrand University’s academic year. His study permit was expired. Philip Chuma is the name of the deceased Ph.D. student. People have expressed their condolences to the Chuma family since the news of his passing has been reported. Many are keen to investigate the situation and find out who is responsible. We have covered all aspects of the story in the following details. It is recommended that you take a look at the lower sections of this article and stay on the page for as long as possible to fully understand this news article.
Who was Philip Chuma?
According to reports, Philip Chuma was a Zimbabwean student who was currently pursuing his Ph.D. at the University of Witwatersrand. However, his study permit was due to expire. According to preliminary investigations, Philip Chuma committed suicide after his expired study permit led him to believe that he was a Zimbabwean candidate for Ph.D. According to reports, Philip Chuma died this weekend. The following section will tell you what University has to say about Philip Chuma.
According to the University of Witwatersrand, he was a committed Ph.D. candidate. He was also pursuing his career at the School of Education for the past five years. However, he couldn’t apply for the academic year 2022. According to reports, Philip Chuma had lost his study permit in January this year. He was also trying to renew his permit. This is why he communicated with the Department of Home Affairs constantly.
Shirona Patel, the University of Witswatersrand spokesperson, said in an interview with News24: “The University of Witswatersrand has been shocked by his actions and is mourning his passing. According to the rules, colleges cannot register students from foreign countries without a permit for study. The university revealed that Philip Chuma’s body will be returned to Zimbabwe. Keep checking this age for further information.