I am a

and I want

UCT is a global university in Afrika unleashing human potential to create a fair and just society.

UCT retains Africa's top spot in ARWU rankings

UCT remains the top university on the continent, according to ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities 2023.

View our rankings

UCT retains Africa’s top spot in ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)

Study at UCT

UCT produces graduates whose qualifications are internationally recognised and locally applicable, underpinned by values of engaged citizenship and social justice.

Group of student relaxing and having lunch seated on the ground

Continuing education

Unleash your potential by completing one – or more - of UCT’s continuing education short courses, workshops, seminars, lectures and conferences. These are offered in collaboration with the following UCT units and partners:

Woman studying at desk

Latest news

Events

Francis Wilson Memorial Lecture

16 April 2024
(Ends 16 April 2024)
More info
Trevor Manuel will deliver the Francis Wilson Memorial Lecture, titled “How to build – and break – a capable state: structural reform and institution building in the democratic era”. Join us at 18:00 SAST on Tuesday, 16 April 2024.
16 April 2024
(Ends 16 April 2024)
More info

Legislative drafting: An introduction

17 April 2024
(Ends 17 April 2024)
More info
This course will give persons in the public sector who are involved in the drafting of legislation (including delegated legislation) the basic theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in respect of the drafting of legislative measures
17 April 2024
(Ends 17 April 2024)
More info

Notices