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Celebrate Africa Day with the SRC
UCT’s SRC will celebrate Africa Day with the theme: “No African country can achieve ultimate independence in isolation”.
16 May 2022
Join Green Week 2022
Green Week is an initiative of UCT’s Green Campus Initiative and takes place on campus between 19 and 24 April.
19 Apr 2022
Applications open for first phase of venture accelerating programme
Applications are open for the first phase of UCT’s e-Track venture acceleration programme, run by the GSB’s Solution Space.
13 Apr 2022
UCT ranked top in Africa for sport science
At 41st place in the ShanghaiRanking’s 2021 Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments, UCT is top on the continent.
08 Apr 2022
World TB Day art exhibition
As part of the efforts to raise public awareness on TB, CIDRI-Africa will be hosting an art exhibition at the Institute of Infectious Disease & Molecular Medicine.
17 Mar 2022
Jammie Shuttle renamed UCT Shuttle
The Jammie Shuttle has been renamed the UCT Shuttle.
10 Mar 2022
UCT gears up for 2022 First-Year Campus Reception programme
The three-day First-Year Campus Reception programme will start on Saturday, 29 January, in the Sports Centre on upper campus.
20 Jan 2022
‘UCT Open Textbook Journeys’ provides access to locally relevant learning materials
Lecturers at UCT are adopting innovative pedagogical and content production approaches to provide students with more accessible and locally relevant learning materials.
18 Jan 2022
The Baxter launches a series of live summer garden concerts
The Baxter Theatre is launching a series of live summer concerts, Sun-Set@Baxter, in the newly landscaped Baxter Garden from this November.
29 Oct 2021
UCT’s Department of English Language and Literature launches The Writers’ Seminar
Acclaimed South African writer Damon Galgut will be the first guest in a new series of seminars hosted by the Department of English Language and Literature at UCT.
20 Oct 2021
UCT launches Design Thinking in STEM short course
In partnership with Siemens Stiftung, UCT’s Hasso Plattner School of Design Thinking has launched a six-week Design Thinking in STEM programme.
19 Oct 2021
Is Africa ready to manufacture its own vaccines?
On the 26th October 2021, “Vaccines in Africa from Africa” will take a deep-dive look at the continent’s capacity for developing and manufacturing vaccines.
18 Oct 2021
Join the 2021 Climate Transparency Report launch
The Climate Transparency Report 2021 is a collaborative effort involving G20 countries. The launch takes place on Thursday, 14 October.
11 Oct 2021
VC Phakeng joins inaugural Bristol Illustrious Visiting Professorship event
The inaugural Bristol Illustrious Visiting Professorship (BIVP) event will take place on 20 October.
04 Oct 2021
UCT launches portal to highlight SDG-relevant research
UCT has launched an online portal dedicated to research relevant to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
30 Sep 2021
Join the Mental Health Awareness Month fun run
UCT’s Student Wellness Service will host the university’s first Run/Walk4Mental Health on Sunday, 10 October.
29 Sep 2021
Decrease hospital admissions with COVID-19 vaccinations
UCT’s Global Surgery Division is supporting an uptake in vaccinations to prevent severe COVID-19, in turn decreasing hospital admissions.
28 Sep 2021
Student innovators: think out of the box with InCube
InCube, a global innovation challenge for students, is coming to Cape Town for the first time.
20 Sep 2021