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The website for the Academic Development Programme (ADP) has gone live. 

View our infographic, which presents some key statistics about the National Benchmark Tests in 2016.

 

UCT Careers Service Wins Top Awards

UCT Careers Service scooped two South African Graduate Employers Association awards recently: one for Best Careers Service and another for Best Careers Fair.

Trafalgar High School history teacher Salwa Southgate is this year’s Stella Clark Teachers’ Award winner, nominated by former pupil and first-year BSocSc student Lameez Fredericks.

Dr Janice McMillan

“I strive to teach with humility, transparency and integrity”, an impassioned sentiment shared by Dr Janice McMillan, a 2016 recipient of the Distinguished Teacher Award (DTA) at UCT. The DTA is the “highest accolade awarded to teaching staff at all levels within the university and recognises excellent teaching.” 
 

The Multilingual Education Project, which is based in the Centre for Higher Education Development, has handed certificates to 72 excited students who completed the isiXhosa Communication Skills course during the first semester in 2016. The certificate ceremony was held on 18th May 2016. The students who were awarded certificates included 22 foreign students and students from departments such as Dietetics, Philosophy and Psychology.  

ESRC/NRF global collaborators hosted by CHED, UCT

CHED, this week, hosted international collaborators on higher education and the public good.

CHED's First Year Experience Project's new website has gone live! 

Read Suellen Shay's latest paper about educational investment in South Africa in the South African Journal of Science.

Director of CHED's First Year Experience Project, Danielle Fontaine, provides advice to students entering university about how to approach and deal with their first year. 

Call to respond to a report by the Ministry of Higher Education containing proposals to fund academically eligible poor and "missing middle" students. 

 

Dr Lovemore Kunorozva has completed an epic study journey of nine (9) years at UCT and has been consistently acknowledged for excellence and commitment as a recipient of two scholarships for his postgraduate work. 

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