December 2023 Graduation

Happy Graduation Day. The University of Cape Town (UCT) hosted graduation ceremonies on Thursday, 14 and Friday, 15 December 2023. The video recordings are available on UCT’s YouTube channel.

Grant of €12m for climate change project

Associate Professor Sarah Fawcett from the Dept of Oceanography; part of an international research team received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) to better understand the ocean’s role in climate change.


Three oceans symposium: marine science and services in the greater Agulhas region. A symposium in memory of the late Prof. Mathieu Rouault, 6-7th November 2023, Waterfront Breakwater Lodge, Cape Town, South Africa.

Women in Polar Science

Two PhD candiates; Kolisa Sinyanya and Riesna Audh featuring in WiPS (Women in Polar Science)