EBE Research Expo
On Wednesday 9 May, the EBE postgraduate student council hosted the fifth EBE Research Expo
#Save Water - Every Drop counts
With your help, we can establish UCT as a water-wise and water-sensitive institution that contributes to the welfare of the Cape Town community.
Electrical Engineering Dragon boat racing
First-year electrical engineering students together with staff and mentors competed in dragon boat racing on Saturday 24 February at Canal Walk.
Women in Engineering
Developing creative, innovative women in engineering.


Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Selected as a 2018 UNLEASH talent

Dr Dyllon Randall from the Department of Civil Engineering has been selected as a 2018 UNLEASH talent. UNLEASH is a global innovation lab that brings together people from all over the world to transform 1 000 personal insights into hundreds of ideas and build lasting global networks around the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 16:30
From waste to water: how biorefineries combine water treatment with value recovery

The year 1980 represented an important tipping point for humankind. That has been estimated to be the last year in which our per capita consumption of Earth’s natural resources was in balance with nature’s ability to replenish them.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 10:30
UCT and Eskom partnership brings change in the energy sector

A new research group, the Applied Thermo Fluid Process Modelling Research Unit (ATProM), is building on an existing collaboration between the University of Cape Town (UCT) and Eskom to provide engineers with up-to-date research, students with real-world experience and solutions to some of the challenges facing ageing energy infrastructure in South Africa.

Publication Date:
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 14:45
Award for first-year architectural students at international conference

In December 2017, three first-year architectural studies students presented a paper at an international conference hosted by the Faculty of Architecture Research Unit (FARU) at the University of Moratuwa in Sri Lanka. Their paper titled “Bringing water to new heights,” received a commended student paper award.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 12:15