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University of Cape Town

Private Bag | Rondebosch, Cape Town Central 7701, South Africa
+27 21 650 9111
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Private Bag | Rondebosch, Cape Town Central 7701, South Africa
+27 21 650 9111
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

What a shame that UCT has been the site of so much dissension and demonstration for so many months...it does not behove the students accorded the privilege of belonging to such a wonderful institution to riot and desecrate and indeed destroy...the campus should be revered...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The university offers some rooms for hire during campus holiday. They are very reasonably priced self catering units. Very comfortable too for families or solos. We enjoyed our stay and it was conveniently situated for escapades to malls and other tourist attractions. Best to hire...More

Thank Victor M
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Quite apart from being a top-ranked international university, UCT boasts magnificent architecture at the main campus in the suburb of Rondebosch. The focal point of the campus is Jameson Hall with its classic white pillars and surrounded by ivy-clad buildings. The hall lines up with...More

Thank Navine C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

When I visited Cape Town, I attended an archaeological lecture at the University of Cape Town. The stunning campus was nestled up against the even more spectacular Table Mountain, and its ivy-covered buildings were just picturesque.....I think I got smarter as I made my way...More

Thank sandia8
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I have spent 5 incredible years in this university. One of the most beautiful campuses in the world, amazingly set out in the mountains. It is a world-class university with state-of-the-art equipment in every department.

Thank ritesh17
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Took a drive and drove past the university. Its one of the iconic buildings in Cape Town and worth the visit when you are planning on going past the aria.

1  Thank arpegiator
Reviewed 24 April 2017

breathtaking views, odd looking students and green greenery all around! Have a walk through, enjoy the old girl.

Thank Yajna G
Reviewed 13 April 2017

amazing! Organized and signilized streets I went there with a friend in order to have more information to make an application of some master course. We stayed there for 4 days. And it was amazing... we also went to the biggest aquarium.

Thank Angela a
Reviewed 13 April 2017

University of Cape Town one of the best Universities in Africa. beautiful views of the entire CT nice atmosphere

Thank sip680925
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Many of us former South African residents studied there. A great seat of education. Now, overtaken by radical elements it is currently a place to avoid. Hopefully the current problems will be sorted out. At the moment please avoid while the current issues are dealt...More

1  Thank saswcpr
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