Last chance to apply to the AOS Master Degree!
International students have until the 31st of October 2021 to apply to the interdisciplinary AOS Master Degree, while South African have until the end of November. Limited space available.
New insights on why humpback whales now gathers in large groups
Using both observation-based and model data, Dr Dey alongside A/Prof Vichi and colleagues investigate the journey of humpback whales along the South African West coast in a novel study published in Scientific Report.
New opportunities at MARIS!
We are looking for suitable and motivated candidates for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow and an Early Career Research Associate positions, both hosted at the Department of Oceanography, UCT.
Say hi to MARIS!
MARIS is the new interdisciplinary center for Marine and Antarctic Science projects, involving multiple departments within the University of Cape Town: Biological Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and...
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Saturday, 27 November 2021
Innovative thinkers line up for upcoming summit

On 13 -15 September, the University of Cape Town will be hosting the International Summit on the SDGs in Africa. The Summitseeks toaccelerateprogress towards the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and mobilise action behind the African Union’s ‘Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want’ framework.


Publication Date:
Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 15:15
"Healthy Oceans-Healthy People": a session co-leaded by Dr Louise Gammage at the Ocean Visions 2021 Summit

The Ocean Visions 2021 Summit May 18-21 “Towards a Global Ecosystem for Ocean Solutions” will bring together a multi-sector community of researchers, including Dr Louise Gammage from MARIS, who will co-lead a session on “Healthy Oceans-Healthy People” on 20 May at 2 pm. Registration is free.  

Publication Date:
Tue, 11 May 2021 - 10:00
AOS Postgraduate Thando Mazomba becomes a youth ambassador for the All-Atlantic Ocean 2020/2021 cohort.

Alongside two other UCT ambassadors Dr Marissa Brink-Hull and Kirstin Petzer, Applied Ocean Sciences postgraduate Thando Mazomba will be expanding awareness of the Atlantic Ocean and its important role as a sustainable resource and climate regulator.



Publication Date:
Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 16:15
Ocean Visions Summit 2021: Call for Abstracts!

Call for registration and abstracts are now open for the Ocean Visions 2021 Summit, which will be hosted globally online on May 18-21, 2021. 



Publication Date:
Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 13:45