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The Western Cape has four world-class universities and two globally-recognised business schools where approximately 48,600 students are enrolled. We also have a diverse range of other world-class learning institutions on offer. Why choose our destination? Multiple options, cultural diversity, an energetic city, breathtaking views and friendly locals. Our commitment to knowledge, design, innovation and progress makes the Western Cape an inspiring place to learn.

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Universities

Cape Town and the Western Cape is home to four world-class universities and two globally-recognised business schools. They provide quality and cutting edge education, which is accredited by the Council on Higher Education. 

University of Cape Town (highest QS World Ranking university in Africa)

www.uct.ac.za

University of Western Cape

www.uwc.ac.za

Stellenbosch University (2nd highest QS World Ranking university in South Africa)

www.sun.ac.za

University of South Africa

www.unisa.ac.za

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

www.cput.ac.za

UCT Graduate School of Business (ranked within the Financial Times Top 100 MBA)

www.gsb.uct.ac.za

Stellenbosch Business School

www.usb.ac.za




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FET Colleges

Further Education and Training courses are vocational or occupational by nature meaning that you’ll receive education and training with a view towards a specific range of jobs or employment possibilities.

www.fetcolleges.co.za

www.cct.edu.za

www.falsebaycollege.co.za

www.northlink.co.za

www.westcoastcollege.co.za

www.bolandcollege.com

www.sccollege.co.za



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Language Schools


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Voluntourism

Experience our beautiful province and enrich the lives of people in Cape Town and the Western Cape by participating in the different and many Voluntourism programmes available. These programmes range from environmental projects to social upliftment.

The Surf Kids Non-Profit and Unravel Surf Travel

www.unravelsurftravel.com

Wild Animal Volunteers

www.wildanimalvolunteers.com

Life Skills in S.A

www.lifeskillsinsa.com

Aviva

www.aviva-sa.com

SANCCOB

www.sanccob.co.za

Scalabrini Centre of Cape Town

www.scalabrini.org.za

The Tourism Community Development Trust

www.tcdtrust.org.za

Beacons of Hope Tourism Services

www.beaconsofhopetourism.org

Acacia Africa

www.acacia-africa.com



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Design Schools

Cape Town is the World Design Capital 2014 and there are many design schools on offer in this creative city.

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts

www.friendsofdesign.net

New Horizons Cape Town

www.newhorizonsct.co.za

Concept Interactive

www.conceptinteractive.co.za

City Varsity

www.cityvarsity.co.za

AAA School of Advertising

www.aaaschool.co.za

Cape Town Creative Academy

www.ctca.co.za

College of Cape Town

www.cct.edu.za

Red & Yellow

www.redandyellow.co.za

Vega Brand Communication

www.vegaschool.com



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Study Visas

If you’d like more information or want to apply for a study visa contact:

www.home-affairs.gov.za