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UCT Ikey Tigers flavour hits France
Several former UCT Ikey Tigers players are gracing the Rugby World Cup in France as UCT’s main rugby team defends its World University Cup crown.
20 Sep 2023
Women in sport online showcase – a roaring success
UCT Students’ Sports Union held its inaugural women in sport social media showcase in August.
14 Sep 2023
RADC Webinar Series to continue
The Residence Academic Development Committee (RADC) at UCT is proceeding with the 2023 RADC Webinar Series.
13 Sep 2023
Second Annual Positive Psychology Colloquium at UCT GSB
The second Annual Positive Psychology Colloquium will take place at the UCT GSB on 5 September.
01 Sep 2023
The Tales of Hoffmann is coming to The Baxter
‘Tales of Hoffmann’ will be staged in the Baxter Theatre’s Pam Golding Theatre from 8 to 10 September.
30 Aug 2023
UCT to launch Test Hustle Challenge for students ahead of test season
To prepare for test season, students can sign up for the Test Hustle Challenge, designed to help them identify and stick to their academic goals.
15 Aug 2023
UCT Epic Job Expo – 3 400 opportunities
The UCT Epic Job Expo will take place on Wednesday, 16 August, at the Sport Centre.
07 Aug 2023
Tee off for good – participate in the UCT Golf Day Fundraiser
UCT invites you to join in and support its 2023 Golf Day Fundraiser in support of the Vice-Chancellor’s Academic Scholarship Fund.
03 Aug 2023
‘Life and Times of Michael K’ is back at The Baxter
This July catch ‘Life and Times of Michael K’ at The Baxter Theatre for a limited run only.
26 Jun 2023
Africa Day: Celebrating music and family at the UCT Irma Stern Museum
On 25 May the UCT Irma Stern Museum invited the families of UCT’s Philip Kgosana Residence to join the museum in a celebration of families, music and belonging.
02 Jun 2023
Disability Service publishes its first online magazine
UCT’s Disability Service recently produced their first online magazine.
31 May 2023
Falling Walls Lab is heading for Cape Town
Falling Walls Lab is coming to UCT in September.
12 May 2023
Power up and join a walk around the Rondebosch Common
To keep fit and healthy, join the Disability Service unit and the Students with Disabilities Forum for a walk around the Rondebosch Common this weekend.
17 Apr 2023
Applications for The Pitch UCT are open
The Pitch UCT applications have opened for 2023 and the programme will be hosting a launch session in collaboration with the d-school at UCT.
03 Apr 2023
First-Year Campus Onboarding
UCT is getting ready to welcome first-year students to Africa’s leading university.
24 Jan 2023
‘Hansard’ soon showing at The Baxter
UCT alumni star in and direct Simon Woods’ production ‘Hansard’.
18 Jan 2023
Class of 2022: Top achievers encouraged to choose UCT
UCT’s Vice-Chancellor’s Blue Carpet Scholarship programme is valued at R100 000, covers tuition and residence and is valid for up to three years.
16 Jan 2023