Our province is overflowing with options and possibilities. But it’s about more than the world-class institutions we have on offer. It’s about everything else you’ll experience in this magical place when you choose our destination. Cultural diversity, an energetic city, views and landscapes that will blow you away and locals who are waiting to share stories and create new ones with you. It’s our spirit and commitment to knowledge, design, innovation and progress that makes Cape Town and the Western Cape an inspiring place to learn.
Cape Town and the Western Cape is home to 4 traditional universities and provide quality and cutting edge education all which is accredited by the Council on Higher Education. Amongst those are the University of Cape Town (UCT) the oldest university in South Africa and the second oldest in Africa.
University of Cape Town
+27 21 650 9111
University of Western Cape
+27 21 959 2911
+27 21 808 9111
University of South Africa
Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Further Education and Training courses are vocational or occupational by nature meaning that you’ll receive education and training with a view towards a specific range of jobs or employment possibilities
Hone your language skills in a province that speaks mainly English, Afrikaans and Xhosa. Improve your reading, listening, speaking and writing skills, apply it in real life situations while getting to know the locals.
Experience our beautiful province and enrich the lives of people in Cape Town and the Western Cape by participating in the different and many Voluntourism programmes available. These programmes range from environmental projects to social upliftment.
The Surf Kids Non-Profit and Unravel Surf Travel
Wild Animal Volunteers
Life Skills in S.A
Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town
The Tourism Community Development Trust
Beacons of Hope Tourism Services
Cape Town is the World Design Capital 2014 and there are many design schools on offer in this creative city.
Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts
New Horizons Cape Town
AAA School of Advertising
Cape Town Creative academy
College of Cape Town
Red & Yellow
Vega Brand Communication
If you’d like more information or want to apply for a study visa contact: