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UCT PhD graduate uses multi-wavelength observations to study galaxies' dark matter
Focusing his research on the mass distribution and dynamics of molecular gas in nearby galaxies, University of Cape Town PhD graduate Dr Bradley Frank has analysed one of the most direct ways to study the distribution of dark matter in galaxies.
20 Dec 2013
Traditional tribunals can help rural women access justice in SA, says UCT researcher
University of Cape Town researcher Dr Adenike Aiyedun's PhD thesis examines the right of women in South Africa's rural areas to a fair trial and access to justice.
19 Dec 2013
ART reduces prevalence of TB in people infected with HIV - UCT study
Antiretroviral Treatment an important part of SA's overall TB control strategy.
17 Dec 2013
5,560* graduates to be capped at UCT this month
Thirteen graduation ceremonies taking place from 11 to 17 December 2013 at Jameson Hall, Upper Campus, UCT
11 Dec 2013
UCT community gathers to reflect on Madiba's passing
As South Africa and the world seek meaningful ways to reflect on the passing of former President Nelson Mandela, the University of Cape Town will be holding a campus community gathering at 14:00 today (Friday, 6 December 2013) on the steps of Jameson Hall, Upper Campus.
06 Dec 2013
UCT mourns Madiba's passing
Flags at the University of Cape Town will fly at half-mast today as staff and students mourn the passing of Nelson Mandela.
06 Dec 2013
UCT to honour leading businessman, literary scholar & cardiovascular scientist from Africa
Ceremonies will take place on 13 and 16 December 2013 at Jameson Hall, Upper Campus, UCT.
03 Dec 2013
Hake and sardine under spotlight at international review of South African fisheries
Annual International Stock Assessment Review Workshop, 2-6 December 2013, Mathematics Building, Room M212, Upper Campus, UCT.
02 Dec 2013