Hello Summer School 2016!
The long wait is over. You can now browse the 2016 Summer School courses online and download the full brochure.
Summer School is Moving!
Summer School 2016 (Monday 18 to Friday 29 January) will take place in the Leslie Social Science building on UCT's Upper campus.
Summer School 2016: From Cape Town to Lagos and Beyond
This year Summer School will be looking more deeply at our own country and continent, providing fresh perspectives on these places we call home.
Ayden and Friends Enjoying Cape Town
Reflections on the LSE-UCT July School
In July this year Ayden Férdeline, a graduate student at the London School of Economics attend the LSE-UCT July School. This is his story.
Of Karretjie Mense and Ancient Manuscripts
In 2014 EMS started the Summer School Extension Lecture series as a way of extending Summer School through the rest of the year. So far it's been a resounding success!


Friday, 5 February 2016

The university's summer programme removes most of the barriers to education, offering transformative and affordable learning.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 12:15

Surfers are known for being deep-thinking and philosophical people.  Now the University of Cape Town is offering its first ever Summer School on history and cultural politics of surfing. And it's a lot more complicated than you think. 

Publication Date:
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 10:15

Do you every look at your Facebook or Twitter newsfeed and just despair? Another case of police brutality, another brutal rape and murder, a drowned boy, an extremist bombing, and an even more extreme reaction.

Publication Date:
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 16:00

In recognition of The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children we focus on gender and sexuality this week. 

Publication Date:
Friday, November 27, 2015 - 15:45