UCT has an institutional agreement with TWOWS which is an independent, non-profit and non-governmental body based at the offices of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) in Trieste, Italy. TWOWS offers post graduate fellowships to female students from Sub Saharan Africa and Least Developed Countries (LDC 's) who wish to pursue postgraduate training leading to a PhD at Centres of Excellence in the South (developing countries) outside their own country.

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