Photo of IAPO director, Dr Beata Mtyingizana
Introducing Beata Mtyingizana, new director of IAPO
The use of the concept of internationalisation in higher education is wide-ranging and difficult to define. For Dr Beata Mtyingizana, it’s really quite simple: bring the world to South Africa and take South African higher education to the world.
First years at 2017 Orientation
Orientation First Semester 2018
IAPO arranges an orientation programme for international students to assist with the transition to UCT, Cape Town and South African culture.
Applications now open for Yale Fox International Fellowship
The goal of the Fox International Fellowship is to enhance mutual understanding between the peoples of the United States and other countries by promoting international scholarly exchanges and collaborations among the next generation of leaders.
Interested in studying in Holland?
A number of exciting opportunities are available through Nuffic Neso SA, a Dutch organisation focusing on the mobility of students from South Africa to the Netherlands as well as Dutch students to South Africa.
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.


Sunday, 25 March 2018
Group of UCT students
The first cohort of IARU-GSP outgoing students

An informative orientation for UCT’s first group of IARU-GSP outgoing students.

Publication Date:
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 11:45
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