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Thursday, 24 May 2018
Western Cape takes top learner place in Minquiz 2017

Western Cape takes top learner place in Minquiz 2017

Publication Date:
Monday, July 24, 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:
Thursday, July 13, 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:
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 13:00
'Unfathered' book launch

Dr Disa Mogashana, a PhD graduate from the Department of Chemical Engineering has written a book titled 'Unfathered' which will be launched at UCT on 22 June. It is a gripping account of her life story, which she tells from a perspective of growing up without her father.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 13:30