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As a former student, you are automatically part of a global network of over 100 000 members of the UCT alumni community. 










The Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (EBE) also has its own alumni programme, which provides specific benefits and services to former engineering graduates. This includes opportunities to reconnect with your alma mater and to help further the goals of the university.

We invite you to continue your relationship with the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment. Contact us or update your details online to stay in touch. The EBE alumni are also active on Facebook, which provide opportunities to communicate, network and to seek professional advice from fellow alumni.  


  • Access to world-class graduates
  • A conduit into the wider UCT community
  • People and facilities to undertake a range of research projects
  • Venues and facilities for meetings
  • An invitation to be part of a vibrant community of fellow professionals, scholars, mavericks, and fun people!

Help support the Department

  • Visit us and see our new building for yourself
  • Give a talk to first year students about real careers in Chemical Engineering
  • Assist with workplace experience for third years
  • Offer part time employment for undergraduate students
  • Attend final year project poster session and cocktail party
  • Offer financial support
  • Assist a student fulfil their potential with academic support scholarships
  • Help a postgraduate student with with research or travel scholarships to attend a conference
  • Buy a book for our library 
  • Donate computer hardware or software 
  • Help build the collection of art in the building