UCT celebrates December 2022 graduates

22 December 2022 | Video Production Team Boikhutso Ntsoko, Ruairi Abrahams, Rozanne Engel, Jayson Bayard. Video Edit Carbon Visuals. Photo Je’nine May.

The University of Cape Town (UCT) hosted a two-day summer graduation on 14 and 15 December 2022 on the steps of Sarah Baartman Hall and the Plaza. Over 1 496 graduates were hooded and capped during four ceremonies involving all six faculties over the two days.

The UCT community sends congratulations and well wishes to all students who graduated in December 2022.

Visit the graduation feature page for stories on some of our inspirational graduates and to view the graduation ceremonies.

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Graduation December 2022



The December 2022 cohort graduated on Wednesday, 14 December and Thursday, 15 December 2022 at their faculty ceremonies.

The livestream was available on this feature page and on UCT’s Twitter and Facebook pages. Video recordings are now available here and on UCT’s YouTube channel. Join the celebrations on social media by using #UCTGrad2022.

We are excited to see our UCT graduates unleash their potential for a fair and just society.

Download the official Graduation December 2022 programme.

Our stories: inspirational graduates

The UCT News team has profiled a cross-section of inspirational graduands whose stories have inspired us. To all those we haven’t been able to feature, we’d like to say: each one of you is an inspiration – to your university, your families and your communities. We wish you every success in the future.

#UCTGrad2022 – social media elements

Customised Facebook and Instagram stickers are available on our social media platforms. Watch the tutorial videos to see how easily you can get ready to celebrate online.

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