The goal of the Science Faculty is to be an international leader in research and teaching, with an African context.
Enabling opportunities for globally competitive, locally relevant research.
Educating future scientists with internationally recognised degrees for global mobility.


Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Dr Sheetal Silal a senior lecturer in the Department of Statistical Sciences at UCT is one of 10 finalists who has made it through to the finals of the science communication competition, FameLab SA,where she will represent UCT and the Western Cape province. 

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 13:00

Professor Mark New, holder of the recently launched AXA Chair in African Climate Risk, warns that climate change is loading the dice in favour of more extreme weather.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:45

Faculty of Science ecologist and MSc student Gabriella Leighton has won a British Ecological Society (BES) Young Investigator prize.  The prize recognises the best research papers published in BES journals by early career scientists.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 11:00

Dr Miguel Lacerda, from the Department of Statistical Sciences, approaches complex content creatively, which is one of the reasons he is a 2016 Distinguished Teacher Award winner.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 12:30