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.
Reflecting on LeAD Campus in Cape Town
We recently facilitated the 'My Leadership' component of LeAD Campus: an exciting executive leadership programme for African professionals with experiential learning modules in Cape Town, Dakar and Paris.
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.
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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Saturday, 26 May 2018
Latest Atlantic Fellows Cohort Announced

Our partners at LSE Inequalities have announced their 2018/9 cohort of twenty Atlantic Fellows.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 16:15
South Korean Ambassador to give public lecture
Our free public lecture series continues this Wednesday 16 May with an exciting opportunity for all interested in Asia-Africa development relations. We are honoured to welcome South Korean Ambassador Jong-dae Park to speak at our school.    
Publication Date:
Monday, May 14, 2018 - 10:45
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