Congratulations! Professor Michael Meadows elected as Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences
Professor Meadows has been on the forefront of reconstructing Southern Africa’s paleoenvironment. The work has made a significant contribution to our understanding of the Late Quaternary winter rainfall
UCT awarded E- waste Green Certificate!
A UCT green success story! We are delighted to be part of an institution that has recently been recognised for its e-waste recycling
Hurray!!! Prof Mike Meadows is elected to the UCT College of Fellows
Professor Michael Meadows is one of four UCT academics elected as UCT College of Fellows for 2018. This is to recognize his original, distinguished academic work.
EGS students scooped best presentation awards at SASAS 2018 Conference
The Environmental and Geographical Science Department post graduate students and staff recently attended the 34th Annual Conference of South African Society for Atmospheric Science. This year’s conference theme was titled “interactions between the...
Whose nature is it Anyway?
Field trips always provide extra food for thought where debates in the classroom come to life in the face of lived realities in the city
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Sunday, 17 February 2019
Congratulations to our colleagues in the Department of Environmental and Geographical Sciences!

UCT has been ranked among the top 50 universities in the world in three subjects in the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject: development studies, geography and sport. A further eight subjects are in the top 100.

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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 - 10:15
From the VC’s Desk
From the VC’s Desk  


You can help cut UCT water use in half

26 February 2018

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Tue, 27 Feb 2018 - 06:45
ENVIRONMENTAL & GEOGRAPHICAL SCIENCE Welcomes her Honours Class of 2018

The Environmental & Geographical Sciences Department welcomes her Honours class of 2018

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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 - 07:30
Urban Sustainability Internship Programme 2017

The Environmental and Geographical Science Department consistently has graduates selected for internship positions with the City of Cape Town

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Fri, 23 Feb 2018 - 07:00