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Trio of leading UCT health sciences women scholars share stories of perseverance
Back your work, don’t stand aside for male counterparts, budget carefully for your research projects, and change the narrative of self-belief. Sage advice from three leading women health sciences scholars, all part of the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Research Leadership Programme.
11 Jul 2022
Top quantum technology experts in online conversation with UCT VC
University of Cape Town Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng will be joined by Professor Divine Fuh, Professor Francesco Petruccione and Winnie Nakiyingi in the first of a four-part series of online sessions she will host with thought leaders from Africa and elsewhere under the theme “Using the science of the future to shape your present”.
08 Jul 2022
UCT VC to host online sessions on using the science of the future to shape the present
University of Cape Town Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng will host a series of virtual engagements with thought leaders from Africa and elsewhere under the theme “Using the science of the future to shape your present”.
07 Jul 2022
UCT to host delegation led by Swiss Minister of Education
The University of Cape Town (UCT) will host a high-level Swiss ministerial delegation as part of a fruitful collaboration in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, particularly around blockchain.
07 Jul 2022
Over 100 PhDs to be capped as UCT resumes physical graduation
Following two years of virtual graduation due to COVID-19, the University of Cape Town (UCT) will host ceremonies in-person on Friday, 22 July 2022.
05 Jul 2022
UCT team wins Oxford University’s global Map the System competition
Following their win at the regional final hosted by the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB), Finclusive was awarded first place for their project at the University of Oxford’s (UO) Map the System (MTS) competition, which took place last month.
04 Jul 2022