Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (GRAS) 2020
The Dept. of Oceanography remains one of UCT's top performing departments. UCT performed best in oceanography, placing 48th in the world.
UCT FLAIR fellows 2020
FLAIR fellows 2020 - Congratulations! Rondro & Ross
Rondro and Ross are two of the four successful UCT candidates awarded the highly prestigious Royal Society Flair Fellowship! This certainly makes a huge statement on the strength of Oceanography at UCT and internationally!
UPDATE: "Ocean Meets Sky" Symposium
The Dept of Oceanography's first ever symposium "Ocean Meets Sky" was a huge success. A symposium organised by postgraduate students in the dept ─ for the students!
SEAmester Applications now open
Applications are now open for LECTURER and STUDENT participation on the 2020 SEAmester-South Africa’ Class Afloat Programme
UCT Department of Oceanography Symposium
OCEAN MEETS SKY Oceanographic Research: A Global Perspective. Call for abstracts, deadline for submission extended to: 10th February 2020.


Friday, 18 September 2020
World Economic Forum
World Economic Forum's 2020 Young Scientist Community

Congratulations! Dr Sarah Fawcett.

Sarah was honoured by the World Economic Forum to form part of the Class of 2020 Young Scientists,  in recognition of her contribution to cutting-edge research


Publication Date:
Fri, 29 May 2020 - 08:00
UCT's FLAIR fellows 2020

Congratulations!  Dr Rondrotiana Barimalala and Dr Ross Blamey, from the Dept. of Oceanography on their achievement to form part of the 2020 cohort of Future Leaders – African Independent Research (FLAIR) fellows.

Publication Date:
Thu, 28 May 2020 - 16:00
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