The University of Cape Town

Welcome to all UCT Alumni and friends



The University of Cape Town Trust

  •  is a UK registered charitable trust set up in 1991 to build support for South Africa’s leading and oldest university.
  •  raises funds from UK and Europe based foundations, companies and individuals for projects at UCT. 
  •  organises events for UCT alumni living in the UK and helps them to stay in touch with their alma mater.

Support UCT Today:

Make a donation using Virgin Money Giving

  •  Make a secure donation online through Virgin Money Giving
  •  For other giving options, please download a pledge form
  •  For projects which need your support, click here.

Read the latest UCT Trust newsletter

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          News Flashes         



UCT reaches top 150 of The Times Higher Education 2015/16 World University Rankings

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UCT Ikey Tigers become the World University Rugby Cup champions in Oxford

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UCT Research Report 2014/15 is now available online. Research highlights from the year include fighting TB, reviving extinct languages, genetic diversity in baboons...

Download the report here

Distinguishing UCT

The One Billion Rand Campaign

Global Launch in London

Vice-Chancellor Dr Max Price launched UCT’s new global fundraising campaign to grow UCT’s endowment at the House of Lords on 7th May 2015. 

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Support Distinguishing UCT here  

 Nelson Mandela 1918 - 2013

If you are an alumnus of the GSB and live in the UK, you are invited to become a member of the GSB UK Alumni Club

The Graduates  

Please see here for more details

Click here for photos from The Graduates' Dinner in London, March 2015

UCT retains top position in University World Rankings

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UCT remembers Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela 1918 - 2013

Read the latest edition of UCT's publication, Monday Monthly, here.