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international academic community


International Academic Programmes Office (IAPO)

As a world-leading teaching and research university, we at IAPO believe that strong ties with the international academic community strengthens partnerships, fosters collaboration and enriches our community.

By joining Africa’s top-ranked university, you’ll be part of a community that includes over 5000 international students from over 100 different countries.

You’ll join a vibrant campus that embraces diversity and be exposed to ground-breaking research by researchers from across the globe.


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A UCT student or academic staff wanting to study abroad

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