0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   A A A | Print  Print this page 0
 
2016 in Pictures
2016 in pictures: the visual highlights of the year. View the gallery...
Research and Innovation 2015-16 January Exams

NEWS IN BRIEF

Discussions and debates continue on our campus. Read the latest contributions...

Apply Online Apply for undergraduate financial assistance

NOTICES

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Sexual Assault 24-hour hotline
072 393 7824

UCT Student Careline
0800 24 25 26 or SMS 31393

CPS 24-hour hotline
021 650 2222/3

Health services: emergency/alternative resources

Whistle-blowing hotline

EVENTS

Free online courses from the UCT MOOCs project

Find out more about free online courses

IN THE NEWS

Friday, 9 December 2016
Mobile bullying thrust into the spotlight

Mobile bullying thrust into the spotlight

Professor Michael Kyobe of the Department of Information Systems has received a R1.6 m grant for research into mobile bullying in South African high schools.

Read more...
Environmental innovation at SA's Greenovate Awards

Environmental innovation at SA's Greenovate Awards

Young environmental visionaries from the University of Cape Town took first place in the Growthpoint Greenovate Awards for the second year running.

Read more...
'Ground-breaking' exhibition on New World Jews

'Ground-breaking' exhibition on New World Jews

UCT scholar Adam Mendelsohn is co-curator of a New York exhibition that explores the impact of Jews on America − and America’s impact on Jews.

Read more...
Birding Big Day win for UCT

Birding Big Day win for UCT

UCT’s Youth Africa Birding team take first place in the Western Cape at the annual Birding Big Day.

Read more...
Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research at UCT: a first in Africa

Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research

A Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research in Africa (CIDRI-Africa) will be established at the University of Cape Town to augment acknowledged strengths in the basic and clinical aspects of infectious diseases research in the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Read more...
For 'Mum Sheila' it's all about hospitality

For 'Mum Sheila' it's all about hospitality

Known to students as ‘Mum Sheila’, the newly insourced assistant catering manager at Leo Marquard Hall, Sheila Diwu, believes that food and care go hand-in-hand.

Read more...

Latest Newsbyte

Click to visit the latest Byte-size newsUCT scoops top honours at MACE Awards

UCT walked away with top honours at the recent Marketing, Advancement and Communication in Education (MACE) gala dinner held in Durbanville.

The dinner was the highlight of the two-day MACE conference, which was attended by marketers and communicators from national higher and further education institutions.

UCT received 16 Awards of Merit, four of which were awarded to the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHED) and 12 to the Communication and Marketing Department (CMD). The university also received a Gold Award of Excellence in the media division for the coverage of the June 2016 graduation season.

“We are extremely proud that the work of the CMD team has been recognised among our peers,” said Kylie Hatton, Deputy Director of CMD. “While it has been a challenging and hard-working year for the team, we have produced some exceptional work of which we can be proud.”

These awards are given annually to higher education practitioners in recognition of excellence in the communication and development fields.

Story Chido Mbambe. Photo Supplied.

Caption: Elijah Moholola, head of UCT’s media liaison team, represented the university.

Visit our Latest Newsbytes | Newsbytes archive