National Research Foundation (NRF) A-rated researchers are international leaders in their field. Just under a third of the country’s A-rated researchers are at UCT.

The NRF's rating system is central to its goal of building a globally competitive science system in South Africa. 

An A rating is awarded to leading international researchers. UCT currently has 35 A-rated researchers (listed below in alphabetical order).

For more information on the NRF ratings, visit the NRF website.