Monday, 30 March 2020
A guide to undergraduate studies in EBE

Are you thinking of studying Engineering, but you aren’t sure it’s the right choice? This video will help you to consider your options, as well as understand the application and admissions requirements.

Please note: all undergraduate applications for study in 2020 are closed. Applications for 2021 will open in April 2020.

Publication Date:
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 - 13:00
Use what you have before you take from others

As South Africa celebrates National Water Week from 16 to 22 March, Professor Neil Armitage, from the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Department of Civil Engineering and a member of UCT’s Future Water Institute, takes a look at the City of Cape Town’s (CoCT) current water supply and what alternatives might be viable future water sources.

Publication Date:
Mon, 23 Mar 2020 - 14:45
From assistant librarian to city planning graduate

“When a person opens a door for you, it’s up to you to do something about it. I chose to seize the opportunity.” These are the words of Noziphiwo Sigwela, principal assistant for the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Built Environment Library, who will be graduating with an honours degree in city planning.

Publication Date:
Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 16:45
Trains least safe public transport for women

Although rail offers the cheapest daily commute, trains are the most dangerous mode of public transport for South African women, says an award-winning paper by the University of Cape Town (UCT) transport engineer Professor Marianne Vanderschuren.

Publication Date:
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 - 10:30