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.
Urban Safety short course a resounding success
Take a look inside our successful Urban Safety Governance for African Cities short course offering.
Apply for our Poverty and Inequality short course
Applications are open for our short executive course 'Understanding Poverty and Inequality in South Africa' running from 12-16 March 2018.
Adv Vusi Pikoli to co-facilitate Ethics course
We are open for registrations for our new Ethical Leadership and Public Accountability short course, to be offered twice in 2018 (May and June). Co-facilitated by Advocate Vusi Pikoli, it's something we're particularly proud of.
Applications open for LeAD Campus
LeAD Campus is our joint executive leadership program with Sciences Po, AFD (France) and ISM (Senegal). With week-long sessions in Cape Town, Dakar and Paris, it's a truly global classroom!
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Sunday, 25 February 2018
International Job Opportunities

The Nordic Africa Institute is a centre for research, knowledge, policy advice and information on Africa based in Uppsala, Sweden. They are advertising several positions for African researchers, which we encourage those interested in development to consider.

Publication Date:
Monday, January 8, 2018 - 10:45
Professor Carlos Lopes named among top 100 influential Africans

GSDPP success is 2017 was rounded off fittingly by Professor Carlos Lopes' listing among Africa's 100 'most influential' by francophone newspaper, Financial Afrik.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 15:45
Digital Archive Resource for Activist Research

The African Activist Archive Project is an online archive of almost 10,000 documents, images, and audio and video files managed by the African Studies Center at the Michigan State University.


Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 11:15
GSDPP gains new lecturer under prestigous nGAP endowment

Musa Nxele has joined the GSDPP faculty as a Lecturer, after the School was awarded prestigious funding as part of the New Generation of Academics programme by the DHET.


Publication Date:
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 16:15