UCT staff and students have the opportunity to participate in an international. exchange within UCT’s broad network of international partner universities. Exchange programmes create opportunities for exposure to international perspectives, learning, skills development, and building international academic and professional networks.

Student Exchange

Studying abroad can be a life-changing experience and is a highly sought-after opportunity for personal and academic development. Experiencing life in another university, country or continent will enrich your learning and help you build international networks and lifelong friendships. The UCT Student Exchange Programme provides opportunities for undergraduate and postgraduate students to spend part of your degree studying at one of our international partner universities.


Staff Exchange

Staff exchange  opportunities for professional development. Participation in international training, teaching and research exchanges allows staff to develop new skills, share best practice and build international networks and communities of practice.

UCT has available exchange opportunities  with its international partner universities for both academic and PASS staff.