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International Applicants (including SADC applicants)

Applicants who are citizens of countries other than South Africa should contact UCT’s International Academic Programmes Office (IAPO) for more information.

The International Academic Programmes Office (IAPO) aims to be the first port of call for all international students and provides a wide range of services including general enquiries from prospective students, advice on the safety of the area you wish to stay in, the appropriateness of working while in South Africa, application for study permits and general advice about your stay at UCT.

Contact the IAPO:

International Academic Programmes Office (IAPO)
University of Cape Town
Masingene Building
Cross Campus Road, Rondebosch
South Africa

Fax: +27 21 650 5667
Tel: +27 21 650 2822 / 3740

For additional information on UCT’s international application process, visit the IAPO web pages.