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.
Carlos Lopes
Honorary Professorship for Carlos Lopes
The University of Cape Town has appointed Dr Carlos Lopes, select advisor on African Union reform, as honorary professor at the Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice.
MPhil class of 2014
Master's applications now open
Applications for the two year MPhil degree in Development Policy and Practice are now open.
Our Newsletter is Out
In it, find a chat with Nhlanhla Nene, information on Alumni Networking Events, this years' pan-African leadership fellowships and details about our 2018 Master's Programe.
Nhlanhla Nene Comes to LeAD Campus Dinner
A few short hours after Standard & Poor’s agency downgraded South Africa’s credit rating, Former South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene was standing in the GSDPP’s Linkoping House, addressing a welcome dinner of LeAD Campus delegates.
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Tuesday, 25 July 2017
LSE Professor to give three open talks

LSE Professor and Oxfam GB research head Duncan Green will be giving three public talks around his latest book, How Change Happens (available for free download).


Publication Date:
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 11:30
Short Course on Ethical Leadership and Public Accountability

UCT Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice will be holding two executive short courses on Ethical Leadership and Public Accountability in 2017.

Publication Date:
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 10:30
Professor Alan Hirsch
Public protector's 30-year old bailout pursuit is sending SA on a wild goose chase

Article appears on Mail & Guardian, 21 June 2017, by Professor Alan Hirsch


Publication Date:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 14:45
Livestream: TIPS Development Dialogue Seminar - Transforming agri-systems

The Graduate School of Development Policy and Practice (GSDPP) invites you to a livestream of a Trade & Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS) Development Dialogue Seminar on Transforming agri-systems on Monday, 26 June 2017. Livestreaming will take place from 13:30-16:00, in the GSDPP Boardroom.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 11:00