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University of Cape Town


UCT has a proud tradition of academic excellence and effecting social change and development through its pioneering scholarships, faculty and students. It is a highly ranked university in South Africa and worldwide. With 25 503 students, it offers accredited various degrees that are acknowledged throughout the globe. UCT has 36 different sports, including individual sports, team sports extreme sports as well as martial arts. It is also renowned for its striking beauty, with its campus located at the foot of Table Mountain’s Devil’s Peak, with panoramic views of much of Cape Town.


Application Dates

Opening Date: 2024 (2025 TBA)

Closing Date: 2024 (2025 TBA)


Open Days


Application for Admission

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Manual Application: Download Form ( R 100 Application Fee)

Useful Links

UCT (Undergraduate Prospectus)

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Residential Accommodation (Information)