UCT Upper Campus

Academic Planning
Quality Assurance
Institutional Information
National Policies

The main functions of the Institutional Planning Department (IPD) are to:

  • Provide research, information and advice to support planning and decision-making,
  • Promote a culture of continuous improvement
  • Enhance the responsiveness of the university to development challenges facing South Africa  

The department’s values are:

  • Fairness and equality of opportunity for staff.
  • Commitment to working collaboratively with partners within and beyond the university 
  • Open communication and building dialogue within and outside the department.
  • Integrity, respect and transparency in personal and collaborative action in the pursuit of excellence in everything we do.