Considering a semester in the States? Top tips for studying at UC Berkeley from a student who has done it before
Raeesa Triegaardt spent a challenging and rewarding four months on an academic exchange at UC Berkeley. Here are her top tips.
Exhilarating and enlightening: a year of study in China
Soon to be a Peking University graduate, Sihle Nontshokweni looks back on the year spent studying in China and the words exhilarating, enlightening and dynamic are the first to come to mind.
Sustainable Water Management in Africa
Apply now! IARU Global Summer Program interdisciplinary course at UCT: Sustainable Water Management in Africa. Taking place from 17 - 28 July 2017 at the University of Cape Town in South Africa.
John Jay College students go behind bars to better understand South Africa
“The Cape Town programme has exceeded my expectations. It has been extremely educational and profoundly moving,” says Tialena Elliot from John Jay College
Cape Town’s environment: A living classroom for international students
Students are treated to a curriculum combining visits to Cape Town’s top tourist destinations, exploring sites of rich biodiversity, and lessons on the city’s past and present political context.


Thursday, 17 August 2017
Central Connecticut State University Short Course on Basic Education in SA

The Global Short-term Academic Programmes (GSAP) unit recently hosted  a visiting group from the Central Connecticut State University (CCSU),  on a short course about South African history and its impact on the education system.

Publication Date:
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 13:00
Nontokozo Langwenya’s visit to Ghana to participate in an ARUA conference

Postgraduate researcher in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Nontokozo Langwenya, earlier this year attended the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) launch conference at the University of Ghana.

Publication Date:
Monday, June 19, 2017 - 09:00
‘The glass ceiling is not yet shattered’

Academics and activists galore pooled their thoughts at a colloquium titled Women@Work in Africa, which was hosted by UCT’s International Academic Programmes Office on Africa Day, 25 May.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 13:30
USHEPiA 20-year publication launched on Africa Day

Africa Day on 25 May was a fitting choice for the launch of a publication that commemorates 20 years since the establishment of the Universities Science, Humanities, Law and Engineering Partnerships in Africa (USHEPiA).

Publication Date:
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 11:00