When you choose Cape Town and the University of Cape Town, you're choosing among the best places to both study and live! You can start bracing yourself now for all the gains you can expect from your semester in South Africa, personally, socially, and academically. The University of Cape Town (UCT) is not only the top academic institution in Africa, but it is also considered among the most beautiful campuses (and campus settings) in the world! Lest we forget to mention that Cape Town is just down the road, where you can enjoy a worldly, cosmopolitan vibe, with great shops, cafes, restaurants, and music and art scenes. And, if you're like many who have a hard time choosing between beaches and mountains, you can have your cake and eat it too in and around Cape Town!
- Choose from a wide range of course offerings, learning alongside some of the world's best students and faculty
- Study at one of the most beautiful campuses in the world, surrounded by stunning mountain slopes
- Immerse in Africa's most diverse student body through over 100 student clubs and over 40 sports clubs
- Contribute to socio-economic issues like illiteracy, unequal access to justice, and housing shortages by volunteering
- Enjoy everything that Cape Town offers: from world-renowned beaches, shops, stores, cafes, and restaurants to hipster vibes and art galleries
CISabroad Scholarships and Financial Aid
70% of all CISabroad students receive scholarships, grants, or discounts to study abroad. We're unapologetically committed to increasing access to international education for all students.