African Women in Data Science: 8-10 March 2022
This is a free online event open to anyone across Africa. Conference (8th March) - The Hackathon (9th-10th March) will only be open to women in SKA African Partner Countries. DEADLINE to register: 31 January 2022
Comments to the recent combo of wave heights in Cape Town
UCT physical oceanographer Mathieu Rouault said what was unusual about Wednesday’s waves was their swell direction and PhD student Marc de Vos further explains the rare occurrence based on scientific data.
SA’s first black observational ocean biogeochemist
PhD graduand from the Dept of Oceanography is SA's first black observational ocean biogeochemist
ICTP Prize winner 2021 - Dr Rondrotiana Barimalala
The 2021 ICTP Prize is awarded to Rondrotiana Barimalala for her outstanding and pioneering contributions that have advanced our understanding of the role of the Indian Ocean on the climate of Madagascar and southern Africa and its response to...
MARiS Postdoc opportunity
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Observations and Modelling of Polar Aerosols at the Marine and Antarctic Research Centre for Innovation and Sustainability (MARIS), University of Cape Town


Thursday, 27 January 2022
NTC 10th Anniversary Symposium

Nansen Tutu Centre 10th Anniversary Symposium: Ocean, weather and climate, science to the service of  society. 10-12 March 2020, Cape Town, South Africa in parallel with OOPC panel.

Publication Date:
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 12:45
SEAmester Applications now open 2020

SEAmester Applications for 2020 are now open forms for either LECTURER  (EOI) or STUDENT participation. 


Publication Date:
Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 11:45
UCT Department of Oceanography Symposium

UCT Department of Oceanography will be hosting its first oceanographic symposium. 

OCEAN MEETS SKY. Oceanographic Research: A Global Perspective. 

4th March 2020, Hlanganani Junction, Main UCT Library, Upper Campus

Publication Date:
Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 11:15
UCT’s 2020 Mandela Rhodes scholars
UCT’s 2020 Mandela Rhodes scholar - Joshua Mirkin

Congratulation! Joshua Mirkin

The Dept of Oceanography is proud to announce the incredible achievement of Honours student Joshua Mirkin who is one of only seven UCT recipients of the highly prestigious 2020 Mandela-Rhodes Foundation Awards

Publication Date:
Fri, 08 Nov 2019 - 10:15