Postgraduate Study and Research Opportunities in Germany
Join us and a selection of German higher education institutions for an information session about available scholarships and study opportunities. Find us in Leslie Social Science 2D at 13:00 for presentations on 10 October 2018!
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!
Tubingen - South Africa Exchange Program 2019
The Universitat Tubingen is offering scholarships to international students to attend a 4 week summer school program in January 2019. Find out how to apply!
UCT student attends the International Sustainable Campus Network Conference
As part of the IARU ongoing student education initiatives and exchanges, 4 students from member universities, including Whitney Pailman from UCT, had the opportunity to attend the International Sustainable Campus Network conference in Stockholm,...
UCT welcomes international students arriving in second semester
IAPO hosted a week-long orientation programme from 17 to 22 July 2018 to welcome over 250 international students who arrived during the second semester.


Wednesday, 17 October 2018
Image of  UCT IAPO, GSAP staff and students welcomed IARU and other partner institutions students to UCT.
IARU Global Summer Program: Sustainable Water Management in Africa Course 2017

The International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU), Global Summer Programme in Sustainable Water Management in Africa took place between 17 – 28 July 2017. The event, hosted by the Global Short Academic Programmes (GSAP) - UCT International Academic Programmes Office (IAPO), included 9 UCT students and 6 international students (from the University of Copenhagen, University of Cambridge and University College of London), from various fields of study who participated in the programme.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 12:00
UCT hosts public health course for international students

For six weeks in June and July, UCT hosted a short course on ‘Public health in South Africa’ for students from Johns Hopkins University in the US. The students who attended the course were all public health majors in the second, third and fourth year of their studies. The aim of the programme was to strengthen the participants’ perspectives on global health.

Publication Date:
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 08:30
Mastercard entrepreneurial learning journey

As part of the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program, a week of activities aimed at developing the entrepreneurial skills of the scholars on the programme did just that and more for scholars who joined the township tour.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 10:15
PhD researcher travels to Sweden to share research on masculinities in Ghana

Isaac Derry, PhD researcher at the School of African and Gender Studies, received funding through IAPO’s Global Short Academic Programmes (GSAP) unit to attend a conference in Sweden titled: Men and Masculinities: Politics, Policy, Praxis Conference. 

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 19:30