UCT has adopted a new learning platform, Amathuba (powered by Brightspace), and migration from Vula to Amathuba has begun. The Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT), will provide you with training and support to assist you to migrate your student support site during 2022 for students starting first-year in 2023.


Registration Dates

Career Start End
UCT Returners 05 January 2023 10 February 2023
UCT 1st years 24 January 2023 10 February 2023

Funding your Studies

Please visit the Department of Student Affairs website for information on the following:

Student Housing

Staying in residence is an extension of your university education, and you can benefit from a range of facilities and services including PC labs, network connections, social and sporting activities.

Visit the Department of Student Affairs website for more information on student accommodation:

Information about Student Housing is also available in the UCT undergraduate prospectus.


Visit the UCT re-admission guidelines for more information. 

Library Services

Visit the UCT Libraries pages.

Alternatively, the Bongani Mayosi Health Sciences Library