(As published under Government Notice 1199 of 20 September 2002, and as amended by Government Notice 259 of 26 February 2004, Government Notice 476 of 20 May 2005, Government Notice 748 of 27 August 2010, and Government Notice 408 of 23 May 2012.)
"Whereas it is desirable for the University of Cape Town to be a world-class African university; to educate its students; to address the challenges facing society; and to equip people with life-long skills;
"And whereas it is necessary to provide for the regulation of the University of Cape Town in the manner that the Higher Education Act, 1997 (Act No. 101 of 1997), requires;
"The Council of the University of Cape Town has made this statute."