Future Water photographic competition
The Future Water Institute at UCT is running a photographic competition to coincide with the Institute’s launch which will be taking place on 8 September. The theme of the competition is Water and Me.
UCT’s postgrad degrees tackle the complexities of sustainable development
UCT is responding to the increasing effects of climate change by spearheading postgraduate education in sustainable development.
UCT final year Electrical and Computer Engineering students Wayne Huang, Michael Evans and Kuziwa Sachikonye.
App wins second place in Discovery’s GradHack
"Gobble" an intelligent solution to maintaining a healthy lifestyle won second place in Discovery's illustrious annual GradHack.
Post-doctoral Fellowship opportunity: Water Scarcity
Post-doctoral research fellowship in the interdisciplinary Future Water research institute, University of Cape Town


Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Professor Alison Lewis was one of four UCT winners at the annual Department of Science and Technology’s Women in Science Awards (WISA) held in Johannesburg on 11 August. Dr Muthoni Masinde received the Distinguished Young Women Researchers – Research and Innovation award while Belinda Speed and Xolisile Thusini took home the DST Doctoral Scholarship and the Tata Africa Master’s Scholarship respectively.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:15

Two out of five students, shortlisted for a Royal Town Planning Institute(RTPI) Student Award in Research Excellence, are from the School of Architecture, Planning & Geomatics at UCT. The winner will be announced on Wednesday 7 September at the annual UK-Ireland Planning Research Conference held at the Cardiff University.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:45

Adele Boadzo, a 2015 electrical engineering master’s graduate, has been selected as a 2016 Mandela Washington Fellow. She completed her BSc in electrical engineering in 2010 and her MSc in 2015 under the supervision of Dr Sunetra Chowdhury.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 15:00
Professor Sue Harrison

Professor Sue Harrison from the Department of Chemical Engineering  received the 2015/2016 NSTF-South32 Award in the category for engineering capacity development over the last five to ten years. It is awarded to individuals who, over the last five to ten years, demonstrated ding leadership in increasing the participation of young researchers or engineers in their chosen SET fields.

Publication Date:
Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:00