Open Day 2017
UCT's annual Open Day will be taking place on Saturday 22 April 2017 from 10hh0 to 15h00.
EBESC 2017
2017 EBE undergraduate student council
Meet the 2017 EBE undergraduate student council members
Integrating informal settlements
South Africa has a housing crisis, and informal settlements are a huge part of that crisis, explains Dr Warren Smit of the African Centre for Cities.
Waiting for the rain
Waiting for the rain
Cape Town residents are increasingly familiar with the constraints of water use – the region is in the grip of its third major drought since 2001.


Sunday, 23 April 2017

This week we spoke with final year Mechanical Engineering student Wisani Shilumani. Wisani is the founder of Chapters of Change, an organisation that aims to provide free textbooks to students who cannot afford them. He is also the co-founder and director of Jalapeno Digital, a digital marketing agency that focuses on web and app development.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 12:00

Why has it been so difficult to reshape our cities and to move away from the legacy of apartheid?

Publication Date:
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 08:00

Third-year chemical engineering student Nyasha Mawungwe produces and markets granola bars, which come in two flavours. So far he has partnered up with two cafeterias on campus to sell Why Nut.

Publication Date:
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 07:45

Sustainable mining

Forming partnerships and seek community acceptance, mines urged. Article by Ilan Solomons, Mining Weekly

Publication Date:
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 09:15