Save the date: Wednesday 8 April, 17.30-19.30.
Creativity explored at Summer School
‘Opened up a whole new world to me’ ‘Really put a spark in my writing’ Our creative writing and art courses have been rated 'excellent' by participants.
Gilbert and Sullivan lecture
Elizabeth Handley presents a lecture on W.S. Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan, whose work still delights audiences today. Wednesday 11 March 2020, 18.00-20.00.
Unfolding the damaged brain
Ursula Rohlwink described by Summer School 2020 participant as 'exceptional in bringing across very complex and unknown info to the general public’.
Puccini’s La Bohème
An introductory lecture by Elizabeth Handley prepares audiences for performances of this popular, much-loved opera.


Sunday, 5 April 2020
Join the fun at Summer School

Summer School is here, showcasing the research excellence of scholars from South Africa and the world over.

Publication Date:
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 - 13:45
South Africa way behind on land ownership

South Africa is still way behind the curve on transforming land ownership, write Ben Cousins and Ruth Hall in The Conversation.  Land reform falls into the spotlight at summer School 2018 with a course coordinated by Professor Lungisile Ntsebeza.

Publication Date:
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 14:00
State-capture research

The momentum that is gathering against the forces of state capture cannot now be stopped, say academics at the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB). Summer School puts state capture in the spotlight.

Publication Date:
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 14:45
No longer as dead as a dodo, thanks to UCT

First described by Dutch sailors in 1598, the dodo was endemic to Mauritius. Today, hundreds of years after the dodo's extinction, the micro-structure of its bones has given scientists new clues about how the bird lived, moulted and bred.



Publication Date:
Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 15:15