UCT Vice-Chancellor encourages you to study at Africa’s top university

12 July 2022 | Video Self-recorded. Video edit Ruairi Abrahams. Photo Lerato Maduna.

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mamokgethi Phakeng encourages all prospective students to apply for study at UCT in 2023.

Please note: The closing date for applications for undergraduate study at UCT in 2024 has been extended to midnight SAST on Friday, 4 August 2023. We will not consider applications received after this date.


There are also a number of fact sheets that will give you a quick overview of the faculties, as well as some of the support services on offer at the university.

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