UCT Ranked in Global Top Ten for Development Studies
Study Development at UCT and you will find yourself ranked amongst alumni from the likes of Harvard and Oxford, according to the latest QS global university subject rankings.
See highlights from the 2018 Emerging African Leaders Programme
In April 2018, we hosted 30 inspiring young people from across the continent on our flagship leadership programme.
Take a look inside our Emerging African leader Programme
We have just wrapped up 12 days of our annual leadership fellowship with thirty young leaders from across the continent.
Welcome to our 2018 Master's cohort!
The 2018 class of Master's in Development Policy and Practice have arrived on campus.
Urban Safety short course a resounding success
Take a look inside our successful Urban Safety Governance for African Cities short course offering.
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Monday, 23 April 2018
Professor Carlos Lopes appointed to High Level IRENA panel

GSDPP Honorary Professor Carlos Lopes will join global leaders from across the spheres of energy, foreign policy, trade, development and business as members of the newly formed Global Commission on the Geopolitics of Energy Transformation.

Publication Date:
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 13:15
Op-ed: Ramaphosa's Economic Policy Performance

Read GSDPP Director Professor Alan Hirsch's latest op-ed evaluating President Ramaphosa's economic policy performance, as published in The Conversation Africa on 6 April 2018.

Publication Date:
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 09:45
Course Applications Open: Evidence For Policy Making

Applications are open for the latest Evidence for Policy Making and Implementation course, taking place from 28-30 May 2018 in Cape Town. Applications close on Wednesday 18 April 2018.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 15:45
Call for Applications

Apply now for the 12th edition of the African Programme on Rethinking Development Economics (APORDE) in Johannesburg from 3-14 September 2018.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 13:30