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PPS and UCT Careers Service mark the launch of a fresh look at
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 21:45

After months of development and fine-tuning, representatives of PPS and UCT Careers Services shared a moment to mark the launch of the refreshed website with several new online resources for the University’s students and faculty.

Growing together: UCT Careers Service and the success story of Dr Kunorozva
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 23:00


Dr Lovemore Kunorozva has completed an epic study journey of nine (9) years at UCT and has been consistently acknowledged for excellence and commitment as a recipient of two scholarships for his postgraduate work. 


Work of CHED units recognised at 2016 MACE awards
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 22:30

UCT Careers Service (CS) and the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching (CILT) made CHED proud at the 2016 MACE awards ceremony.

Both units picked up two Merit Awards each at the 2016 National Marketing, Advancement and Communication in Education (MACE) awards ceremony on 24 November in Cape Town.

2016 GradStar Finalists receive their awards
UCT Students ranked top in the country
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 13:45

In a prestigious accolade of recognition for the homegrown talent of our UCT students, the judges behind the 2016 GradStar Awards recognised Nicole Dunne (BSocSci Politics) and Ahmed Syed (BSc Chemical Engineering) as two of the top ten South African students for their overall readiness and ability for the workplace.

UCT Careers Service Celebrates Fuad Abrahams' 35 years of Service
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 11:45

When Fuad Abrahams stood in for an injured colleague, little did he know that it would lead to a permanent post at UCT Careers Service. Now, over three decades later, Fuad is still part of the service that dedicates itself to providing careers information, advice and opportunities to UCT students and graduates. 

UCT Humanities Students Envision Career Possibilities with Investec
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 15:00

The certificate in Career Skills for Working Life programme is run by UCT Careers Service in collaboration with its employer partner, Investec. For the second consecutive year, the Humanities Exclusive programme offered the opportunity for registered UCT Humanities students to explore the possibility of a career in a sector that is not traditionally synonymous with Humanities graduates. 

5fourteen - 5 September - 18 September 2016
Monday, September 5, 2016 - 15:45

Welcome back after this brief vac. We hope that you achieved your goals: an essay, a dissertation or just catching up on some reading and connecting with friends? This spring edition of 5Fourteen brings you the next round of choice offerings from the UCT Careers Service and partners.

5fourteen - 16 August - 30 August 2016
5fourteen - 16 August - 30 August 2016
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 11:30

This week's 5Fourteen tells you more about how to apply for the FLUX entrepreneurship business game, what's in store at the Careers Café, the launch of an all-new virtual interview room - just for you - and the company presentations and showcases on campus for the next two weeks.

5fourteen - 1 August - 15 August 2016
Monday, August 1, 2016 - 15:00

This edition of 5Fourteen has lots of events to diarise, including a social impact careers day, the ever-exciting FLUX entrepreneurship game and don't forget the company presentations and showcases on campus.

UCT Careers Service Wins Top Awards
Friday, July 29, 2016 - 16:45

UCT Careers Service has been voted as the Best Careers Service and Best Careers Fair for 2015. The results were announced at the South African Graduate Employers Association (SAGEA) research seminar on 8 July.

New Virtual Interview Room at UCT Careers Service
Friday, July 29, 2016 - 15:30

UCT Careers Service has launched an virtual interview room in partnership with Cisco, to help all registered UCT students connect with employers. 

Vice-Chancellor acknowledges corporates’ support
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 08:30

UCT Vice Chancellor, Dr Max Price, hosted a Partnership Recognition Breakfast on Wednesday 20 July.