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
Health economist promoting African voices

John Ataguba says his selection to the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Health and Healthcare is an opportunity for African voices to be heard.

Publication Date:
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 - 09:30
Bumper Summer School for 2019

Now extended to three weeks, the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Summer School from 7 to 25 January 2019 offers a bumper programme of 113 lectures (up from 70 in 2018) and a focus on Africa and “issues of consequence”.

Publication Date:
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 - 10:00
Student and staff exchange opportunities in Spain

Bachelor, master’s and PhD students as well as teaching and administrative staff can apply from December 2018.

Publication Date:
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 14:00
Students tackle red tape around work permits

Strategies to stay on in South Africa following graduation from the University of Cape Town (UCT) was the subject of an address by immigration lawyer Gary Eisenberg.

Publication Date:
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 - 14:30