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Tuesday, 26 January 2021
Statement from President of the UCT Convocation on the passing of Auditor General Kimi Makwetu

UCT President of Convocation's issues a statement on the passing of fellow UCT alumnus, Auditor General, Kimi Makwetu.



Publication Date:
Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 12:45
Summer School at 71: a feast of learning awaits

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) evergreen annual Summer School celebrates its 71st instalment in 2021, in its first virtual format, thanks to COVID-19 safety considerations. From 11 to 30 January 2021 participants can enjoy a bumper, three-week feast of open learning, encompassing over 90 short courses.

Publication Date:
Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 15:45
COVID-19 in the continent’s children: UK award supports new research

Professor Heather Zar, the chair of the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health and the director of the South African Medical Research Council Unit on Child and Adolescent Health at the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Faculty of Health Sciences, is spearheading a research project that is one of 12 globally to receive a recent COVID-19 grant.

Publication Date:
Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 22:15
UCT VC calls on higher education to reinvent itself

Disruption is inevitable, and society must take the initiative in order to stay ahead. This according to University of Cape Town (UCT) Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng while delivering the 23rd annual Kgosi Edward Patrick Lebone Molotlegi Memorial Lecture.

Publication Date:
Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 22:00