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UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

 

The University of Cape Town is internationally recognized as one of Africa's leading research universities. A range of commercial, medical, recreational, and sporting facilities is available on campus. These include a swimming pool, gymnasium, basketball, tennis, badminton and squash courts, and a weight room.

The CIEE Service-Learning program offers an integrated approach to learning and community involvement. The program enables students to be active in service, while giving them opportunities to reflect upon the complexities and challenges facing Cape Town specifically and South Africa in general.

There are 2 programs with a wide variety of disciplines on offer, an Arts & Sciences track and a Service-Learning track.

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Area(s) of Study

  • African And African Diaspora S
  • Developmental Studies
  • Humanities
  • Physics
  • Art History
  • Economics
  • Management
  • Religious Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • General Engineering
  • Marine Science
  • Science
  • Biology
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Social Work
  • Chemistry
  • History
  • Natural Sciences
  • Sociology
  • Computer Science
  • Human Development And Family S
  • Philosophy
  • Theatre And Dance
  • Cultural Studies

2 Programs Available for UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

Sponsored by McCombs School of Business

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - No

Open To

McCombs School of Business - Graduate

Program Cost

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 11, 2020 to April 12, 2020
- Fall
  • October 3, 2015 to December 9, 2015

Application Code

160032

Additional Resources

Program Website

Next Step

The MBA International Exchange Coordinator will contact nominees with


Sponsored by CIEE - a UT Affiliate

Academic Information

ARTS & SCIENCES PROGRAM: Participants enroll directly in University of Cape Town and take classes with CIEE, South African, and other international students. SERVICE-LEARNING PROGRAM Students take all of their courses other CIEE students only. Summer Global Internship is a non-paying position where students are matched with industry leaders.

Faculty

All courses are taught by faculty from the University of Cape Town.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Afrikaans

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - Yes
  • Internship - No

Housing

Depending on the program, students live in an apartment-style residence campus and share the residence with fellow CIEE program participants, University of Cape Town residence hall with South African or other African students or a homestay with a South African Family.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

For up to date comprehensive fee breakdowns and estimated additional refer to the CIEE website

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • January 28, 2020 to June 10, 2020
  • Priority Deadline: October 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: October 11, 2019
- Summer Whole
  • June 18, 2018 to August 12, 2018
  • Priority Deadline: February 15, 2018
  • Final Deadline: March 1, 2018
- Fall
  • July 4, 2019 to November 16, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: March 1, 2019
  • Final Deadline: March 30, 2019

Application Code

210038

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
Scholarships
Brochure
Photo Gallery

Next Step

1) Attend "Explore Africa" info-session. See website calendar for dates and locations. 2) Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss credit. 3) Attend Ready to Apply session with Naomi Valdez. Further instructions provided at Explore session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

Program information above is subject to change