Exchange Alumni and Outoing Cohort gather at Indibano 2019
Last month the International office hosted the 2018 Exchange Alumni and Outgoing 2019 Exchange cohort to an informal networking event at the UCT Economics Building Conference Lounge.
Young UCT scientist selected for international leadership initiative
After having contracted malaria himself as a child, PhD Student, Dickson Mambwe became determined to make an impact in the fight against the disease through his research.
ACDI director Prof Mark New.
Climate 100 honour for Mark New
The University of Cape Town’s Professor Mark New, director of the African Climate and Development Initiative (ACDI), has been listed among the world’s 100 most influential people in climate policy for 2019.
UCT’s all-women executive academic leadership (from left) Prof Sue Harrison (DVC for Research and Internationalisation), VC Prof Mamokgethi Phakeng, Prof Loretta Feris (DVC for Transformation) and Prof Lis Lange (DVC for Teaching and Learning).
All-women executive academic leadership for UCT
UCT Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, welcomed Professor Sue Harrison on board UCT’s executive team as the new DVC for Research and Internationalisation and celebrated a rare all-women leadership team in higher education.
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!


Tuesday, 1 December 2020
UCT Mastercard Scholar Natalia Dambe
UCT Scholar at Meeting of the Minds

Earlier this year UCT Masters in Geomatics Graduate, Natalia Dambe attended the Carnegie Mellon University Meeting of the Minds Research Symposium in Kigala, Rwanda.

Publication Date:
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 - 10:15
UCT PhD Scholars Ephifania Geza, Chilufya Mwewa and Samar Elsheikh.
Changing the face of science

The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World supports young women researchers around the globe to become leaders in science.

Publication Date:
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 09:00
Art, culture and travel: One month abroad in Tübingen Germany

Earlier this year, 5 students from the University of Cape Town were awarded the opportunity to spend a month abroad at the prestigious Eberhard Karls Universitat Tubingen in January 2019.

Publication Date:
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 - 08:15
UCT back in top 10 for development studies

UCT has moved up two places in the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject, to reclaim its position in the top 10.

Publication Date:
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 10:45