UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN,  REGIONAL OFFICE (CANADA)

UCT Alumni Relations

The University of Cape Town (UCT) Regional Office: Canada facilitates a relationship between the University of Cape Town alumni in Canada and UCT in South Africa. The University of Cape Town is South Africa’s oldest university, and the leading teaching and research institution on the African continent.

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  • MAKE AN ONLINE DONATION using PayPal :
  • MAIL YOUR CHEQUE, made out to “University of Cape Town Donations”,
    to 2927 LakeShore Blvd W. Toronto ON M8V 1J3.

The University of Cape Town is a ‘prescribed university’ under Section 118.1 of the Canadian Income Tax Act (Schedule VIII, item No. 19). As a qualified donee, donations to the University of Cape Town are eligible for Canadian tax credits.

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The Canadian Regional Office of Development & Alumni facilitates tax deductible individual, foundation and corporate donations made to UCT from Canada. UCT alumni and friends in Canada recognize the important role a UCT presence can play in Canada in assisting the development of leadership and innovation necessary to keep the University of Cape Town as a global player in the academic community.

Your support CAN make a long-term difference to the many lives impacted upon by the University of Cape Town through its research, teaching, student support and community outreach initiatives.

Since 1993, a Canadian fundraising presence has played a major role in fostering support for bursaries and scholarships for financially disadvantaged students, student volunteer activities in the community, and various university research initiatives. The following link will take you to our fundraising page: Support

NEWS FLASH

UCT Rises in Global Rankings to 112th place

The 2017 Best Global University rankings are out, and the University of Cape Town (UCT) has risen dramatically in rankings. With a leap of 50 places, the university is ranked 112th globally and 1st in Africa. Other South African universities have also moved up on the list. This, one of many worldwide global rankings, is based on research reputation and performance.

Online courses can bring the world into Africa’s classrooms

Read the journey of creating and presenting a UCT Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC. MOOCS have become very popular globally, but remain rare in Africa. “The MOOC, Medicine and the Arts: Humanising Healthcare, kicked off in March 2015. It attracted more than 8000 students from more than 100 countries and seven continents… The MOOC featured seminars by medical doctors, artists and social scientists.”

Autism expert’s brainwave diagnostic breakthrough

An expert in autism has made a breakthrough that could allow doctors to diagnose the condition from brainwaves. Follow the link to UCT Research and Innovation.

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Forthcoming Events

9-11 December 2016 | Cape Town

Calling all Faculty of Health Sciences alumni who graduated in 1966, 1991, 2001. Additional 1966 Reunion in LA on November 5, 2016.

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