UCT offers postgraduate diplomas and degrees from six faculties. There are also highly sought-after postgraduate courses offered by the Graduate School of Business (GSB) and the Hasso Plattner School of Design Thinking (d-school).

Some degree programmes are run across more than one faculty (such as Environmental & Geographical Sciences). Students are welcome to approach faculties directly for information about their postgraduate degree programmes.

There are over 40 accredited research groups and university research institutes at UCT which you can contact directly depending on your research interests. There are also a number of schools contained within the faculties at UCT, such as the Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance and the Graduate School of Business.