Congratulations to  Professor Sebastian Van As for being awarded the Alan Pifer Research Award








Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Breaking the exam stress cycle

This is a stressful time of year for many students, and finding a balance between studying and self-care will go some way towards easing your worries. However, if you need help to cope with the stress, it is available in the form of 24/7 phone counselling and at the various walk-in centres on campus.

Publication Date:
Thu, 16 May 2019 - 11:15
UCT Open Day 2019

On Saturday 4 May 2019, UCT hosted its annual Open Day. The event saw thousands of eager high school learners accompanied by teachers, guardians and parents, mill around UCT’s Upper campus to see what UCT had to offer. The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) was a popular choice.

Publication Date:
Tue, 14 May 2019 - 14:00
UCT graduates ‘highly sought after’

More than 50% of the University of Cape Townʼs (UCT) 2018–2019 graduate cohort are employed in South Africa’s private sector, with over 20% earning more than R20 000 a month.

Publication Date:
Mon, 13 May 2019 - 13:45
Celebrating Africa’s Independence

The father of the nation, former president Nelson Mandela, once described South Africa’s fight for liberation as “the titanic effort” that helped to ensure the “liberation of Africa”. As the continent observes Africa Month in May, and Africa Day on 25 May, Africans across the spectrum will mark this long battle for freedom, not just for South Africa, but for all of Africa.

Publication Date:
Fri, 03 May 2019 - 12:30