2019 visa renewals in South Africa
If you have submitted an application to renew your study visa within South Africa and have not yet received an outcome, you are permitted to pre-register with IAPO using your VFS visa application receipt.
UCT welcomes international students
They come from far and wide: from Zimbabwe, Haiti, Latvia, Monaco and the Falkland Islands, a diverse enrolment of 605 new international students who will be studying at UCT this year.
The international student experience at UCT
Are you thinking about studying abroad? Are you looking for a student experience that balances world-class academic studies with easy access to the tourist life? Choose the University of Cape Town and attend the highest ranking university in Africa!


Thursday, 21 February 2019
A journey through South African history – and its present

IAPO’s Global Short-term Academic Programme welcomed a group of students and their professor from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York for a short-term winter programme: ‘The culture of race, resistance and revolution in South Africa, then and now’.

Publication Date:
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 - 15:30
International seal of approval for GSB

For the 18th consecutive year, the UCT's Graduate School of Business has earned re-accreditation from Europe’s pre-eminent business school quality and impact assessment body.

Publication Date:
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 - 16:15
UCT VC visits world’s largest experiment

VC Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng is currently visiting the Swiss home of the world’s largest and most complex scientific instruments, the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

Publication Date:
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 - 16:45
Five lucky UCT students headed for Tübingen

Five UCT students have been selected to participate in the 2019 Tübingen-South Africa Program, in partnership with Stellenbosch University. The students will be engaging in a cultural exchange programme with the aim of exposing South African students to German culture and language.

Publication Date:
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 16:30