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University of Cape Town Fees Structure

University of Cape Town Fees Structure Application fees The appropriate application fees reflected below should accompany all applications: Undergraduate and postgraduate applications from South Africa and the SADC region R100 Undergraduate and postgraduate applications from outside the SADC region R300 GSB applications from South Africa and African citizens/residents R1250 GSB applications from outside of Africa …

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International food security prize for Battersby-Lennard

International food security prize for Battersby-Lennard 24 May 2017 Urban social and cultural geographer Dr Jane Battersby-Lennard, winner of the Premio Daniel Carasso prize. Addressing food insecurity can improve health, develop a more inclusive economy and increase environmental sustainability, says 2017 Premio Daniel Carasso prize winner Dr Jane Battersby-Lennard of UCT’s African Centre for Cities. …

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“Be a contender,” Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng tells MasterCard Foundation Scholars

“Be a contender,” Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng tells MasterCard Foundation Scholars 24 May 2017 UCT’s MasterCard Foundation Scholars at their welcome reception at the Baxter Theatre in April 2017. “At every university, you get three types of students: spectators, pretenders and contenders,” Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, deputy vice-chancellor for research and internationalisation, told UCT’s MasterCard Foundation Scholars …

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Respect and research: Lessons from the San Code of Ethics

Respect and research: Lessons from the San Code of Ethics 23 May 2017 Elia Fester and children, Kalahari Khomani San Bushman, Boesmansrus camp, Northern Cape, South Africa. The recent launch of the San code of ethics received an overwhelming amount of media and academic coverage across the world. For the first time, the oldest and …

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Six UCT finalists in 2016/2017 NSTF-South32 Awards

Six UCT finalists in 2016/2017 NSTF-South32 Awards 22 May 2017 The trophy design, introduced in 2015, embodies the NSTF Awards’ slogan: Today’s research … tomorrow’s innovation. The National Science and Technology Forum (NSTF), in collaboration with South32, a spinout of Australian mining company BHP Billiton, host the prestigious awards annually to recognise, celebrate and reward …

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