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Sunday, 19 September 2021
UCT ranked top by yet another international body

The University of Cape Town (UCT) is springing into the new season with a spring in our step following the release of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings on Thursday, 2 September. UCT Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng writes to the UCT community. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 10:30
‘Proud moment’ as UCT and Western Cape Government launch world-class vaccination centre

Against the backdrop of Table Mountain, on a cold and grey winter morning, the University of Cape Town (UCT), in partnership with the Western Cape Government (WCG), reinforced its commitment to bringing hope to the residents of the Mother City with the launch of the world‑class Community of Hope Vaccination Centre.

Publication Date:
Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 10:30
Major boost for Africa’s synchrotron capacity

A recent virtual celebration held by Diamond Light Source, the United Kingdom’s (UK) national synchrotron, has highlighted the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) part in an international collaboration that is developing African capacity to use the high‑tech, large‑scale infrastructure of synchrotrons to underpin the study of biology, catalysis and energy materials at atomic resolution.

Publication Date:
Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 21:00
UCT student ties for first in SA Tertiary Mathematics Olympiad

University of Cape Town (UCT) third-year BSc student Tim Schlesinger tied first with two other students at the South African Tertiary Mathematics Olympiad.

Publication Date:
Mon, 06 Sep 2021 - 10:45