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 2025 close on Wednesday, 31 July 2024. Please try to submit your application as soon as possible. We do not consider late applications.


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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