University of Cape Town (UCT)

About

Welcome to the University of Cape Town institution page! UCT is ranked as the number 1 university in Africa and is well-known throughout the world. They have 6 campuses throughout Cape Town, with the main campus sitting on the foot of Table Mountain. They are home to the Ikeys, their successful varsity rugby team.

APPLICATION CLOSING DATES

Applications close: 31 July 2023

APPLICATION FEES

  • R100 (SA citizen)
  • $300 (International citizens out of the SADC region)
  • R1750 SA citizen Graduate School of Business (GSB) 

Do I Need to Write the NBTs? Yes

Remember to: Calculate your APS

Qualification Cost Range per Annum

Tuition costs at UCT ranges anywhere from R30 000 to R80 000.

DUT002 300 x 300

HOW TO APPLY

Step 1:  Apply online.

Step 2:  Complete your application form in full. 

Documents must be submitted as certified electronic copies to:

 

 

Please do not send your submissions to both email addresses as this will only delay the processing of your application.

 

Step 3:  Attach/upload all supporting documents.

Step 4:  Complete a student accommodation form.

View a detailed breakdown of how to apply to UCT here

 

Remember you’ll need an email address.  Don’t have one?  Get an email address here.

CONTACT DETAILS

Have questions about your application?

Email: admissions@uct.ac.za
Tel:
021 650 9111

Need to find the institution?

Physical Address:
University Avenue
Upper Campus
University of Cape Town
Rondebosch
7700

QUALIFICATIONS ON OFFER

The university offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Commerce
  • Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Science

They also have a Graduate School of Business (GSB) and a Centre for Higher Education Development (CHED)

View the UCT prospectus here.

Don’t meet the minimum requirements?  There’s still hope.