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UCT events and interview opportunities during June graduation
30 May 2013
UCT to confer honorary doctorates on Caiphus Semenya and Letta Mbulu
The University of Cape Town will award honorary degrees to 2 South African icons, Caiphus Semenya and Letta Mbulu, for their contribution to music and the role they played in the fight for democracy in the country.
24 May 2013
Achebe-inspired debate will cap UCT's Africa Month celebrations
The University of Cape Town will mark the end of its month-long programme commemorating Africa Day with an exhibition and panel discussion titled: The Big Debate: "Things Fall Apart?", inspired by the works of Nigerian novelist, poet, professor and critic, the late Chinua Achebe.
22 May 2013
New report to help tackle crisis of low maths achievement in SA
A University of Cape Town report explores the purpose and nature of mathematics learning during the early years and sets out a framework for delivery in preschools and homes.
21 May 2013
UCT professor elected to US National Academy of Sciences
University of Cape Town Professor William Bond has been elected as a foreign associate of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) of the United States of America.
20 May 2013
UCT celebrates the return of Emeritus Professor Cyril Karabus
The University of Cape Town has welcomed the return of Emeritus Associate Professor Cyril Karabus to South Africa, after being held in the United Arab Emirates since last August.
17 May 2013
UCT events and interview opportunities for the week of 20 May 2013
16 May 2013
UCT authors on KAT-7 results available for expert comment and interviews
16 May 2013
UCT academics and developers to discuss challenges of urbanisation
To address the challenges of urbanisation faced by South African cities, the WesCape developers have proposed a development of 200 000 houses for 800 000 people located between Atlantis and the City of Cape Town.
15 May 2013
UCT interview opportunities
10 May 2013
UCT events and interview opportunities for the week of 13 May 2013
10 May 2013
UCT shines in World University Rankings by Subject
The University of Cape Town has been ranked among the top 100 universities in the world for eight of its subject areas, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject, released on Wednesday, 8 May 2013. UCT was ranked at 32 with regards to its Education and Training subject area.
09 May 2013
UCT contacts for expert comment on the World Economic Forum
06 May 2013
UCT events and interview opportunities for the week of 6 May 2013
02 May 2013