Another UCT student raped

2016-02-05 19:41

UCT has warned students to beware of a “well-spoken man who engages in conversation with those he attacks” after another student was raped near the Rhodes Memorial.

UCT warns students after third attack in Rhodes Memorial area

2016-01-27 12:28

The University of Cape Town has warned students to be vigilant after a third person fell victim to an attempted rape near the campus, following two other rapes in the vicinity of Rhodes Memorial.

Naive consumers falling for marketing promises

2015-12-06 15:08

Much more needs to be done to make consumers more money savvy in order to protect them from "hordes of vultures out there", warns a debt expert.

Water-shedding is a health threat – UCT expert

2015-11-24 14:21

University of Cape Town’s civil engineering Professor Kobus van Zyl says although water-shedding may save water in the short term, it badly affects water quality.

Man arrested for raping student at UCT

2015-11-17 14:03

A man accused of raping a student at the University of Cape Town's Avenue House – or Azania - has been arrested and will appear in court later this week.

Poo-throwing protesters arrested at UCT

2015-11-16 19:03

Two protesters have been arrested after they disrupted an exam at the University of Cape Town on Monday evening.

UCT bus burnt out near residence

2015-11-11 07:29

Students at a UCT residence have been woken by an early morning blaze that left a Jammie Shuttle bus completely burnt out.

#FeestMustFall marchers return to Parliament

2015-11-09 09:53

Students and university staff are set for another march to Parliament over fees and insourcing of workers.

UCT extends option to defer exams to next year

2015-11-08 19:02

The option to defer November exams to next year has been re-opened to University of Cape Town students.

UCT apologises for actions taken in #FeesMustFall protests

2015-11-02 17:45

The University of Cape Town has apologised for the manner in which it handled aspects relating to the #FeesMustFall protests.


Bursaries to boost wine business skills

2016-01-29 17:07

The VinPro Foundation and the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business have made bursaries available for people who want to study Wine Business Management.

2 UCT students raped near Rhodes Memorial

2016-01-24 12:30

Student and staff at the University of Cape Town have been warned about the dangers in the vicinity of Rhodes Memorial – especially after dark – following the rape of two students in as many months.

Bongani Mayosi: Healing hearts, making history

2015-11-30 17:00

A passion for learning and medicine launched Bongani Mayosi’s career. Now he’s UCT’s medical school dean. Biénne Huisman spoke to him.

UCT VC condemns alleged rape on campus

2015-11-18 14:30

University of Cape Town Vice-Chancellor Max Price has condemned the alleged "awful" rape of a student at Avenue House.

UWC caught between a rock and a hard place

2015-11-17 07:25

The protests at the University of the Western Cape have become increasingly violent in the past two weeks, with students arrested for setting fire to a building and two booths at the institution.

Protesters trash UCT Sports Centre - reports

2015-11-16 18:29

Exams have reportedly been disrupted at the University of Cape Town when a group of protesters trashed the Sports Centre on upper campus.

UCT staff and students have marched to Parliament to protest, demanding an end to outsourcing. View pics of the protest here.

UCT staff and students have marched to Parliament to protest, demanding an end to outsourcing. View pics of the protest here.

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Magnus Heystek: SA on road to bankruptcy – now gradually, soon suddenly

2015-11-09 06:45

With no holds barred, Magnus Heystek is fretting about his homeland going bankrupt, a theme equally well articulated by How Long Will SA Survive? author RW Johnson.

UCT lower campus barricaded

2015-11-06 19:22

A group, mostly made up of workers, has barricaded lower campus at the University of Cape Town, a spokesperson says.

It's irrational for UCT to ban outsourcing - economist

2015-10-30 19:07

The University of Cape Town could find itself incurring more costs following its "irrational" banishing of outsourcing, according to an economist.

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