University of Cape Town

http://www.uct.ac.za/

UCT aspires to become a premier academic meeting point between South Africa, the rest of Africa and the world. Taking advantage of expanding global networks and their distinct vantage point in Africa, they are committed, through innovative research and scholarship, to grapple with the key issues of our natural and social worlds.

Some of their key strategic goals are:

  • Internationalising UCT via an Afropolitan Niche
  • A Vision for the Development of Research at UCT: Greater Impact, Greater Engagement
  • Expanding and Enhancing UCT’s Contribution to South Africa’s Development Challenge