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Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Emeritus Professor Dee Bradshaw (1958-2018)

The Department sadly announces the passing away of Emeritus Professor Dee Bradshaw after a courageous battle with cancer

Publication Date:
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 - 09:30
Western Cape takes top learner place in Minquiz 2017

Western Cape takes top learner place in Minquiz 2017

Publication Date:
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 - 15:30
QS Ranking

Universities and subjects at universities worldwide are ranked. One of the ranking system Shanghai Ranking. Mining and Mineral Engineering at UCT has been ranked #8 in the world.

Publication Date:
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 15:15
Congratulations Professor Deglon

Congratulations to Professor Dave Deglon on been elected a Fellow of the South African Academy of Engineering. Professor Deglon currently holds the Anglo American Platinum Chair in Minerals Processing and is the Director of the Centre for Minerals Research. This is a worthy tribute to his many achievements throughout his career. Well done Dave.

Publication Date:
Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 13:00