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Saturday, 23 February 2019
UCT selected for large-scale funding to tackle the world’s complex challenges

Researchers from UCT are included in two of 12 international teams selected by United Kingdom Research and Innovation (UKRI) to establish large interdisciplinary research hubs based at leading UK universities that address the world’s complex development challenges.

Publication Date:
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 10:15
UCT study uses genetics to explore people’s risks of getting injured

If you ask Professor Alison September and Dr Andrea Gibbon to describe their recent study in a single sentence, they struggle to do so. It isn’t because this pair of savvy scientists are overly verbose, it’s because they’re so passionate about the work they do.

Publication Date:
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 10:00
UCT among top 10 emerging-economy universities

The University of Cape Town (UCT) has held its position at ninth in the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) Emerging Economies University Rankings and is the top university in Africa. South Africa has nine universities in the Emerging Economies Rankings, up from eight last year, and retains seven in the top 200.

Publication Date:
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - 08:30
UCT to co-host the Neuroscience Imbizo

The IBRO-SIMONS Computational Neuroscience Imbizo, or isiCNI2019 is an opportunity for African and international students to learn about cutting edge research techniques in computational neuroscience.

Publication Date:
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 14:00