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.
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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
The Antarctic Goose: an award-winning beer made with Antarctic sea ice!

Alongside with the UCT Polar Engineering Research Group, NRF, SANAP, DSI and DFFE, MARIS contributed through the donation of Antarctic sea ice to the creation of an award-winning beer part of the Brewing & Tasting InterVarsity competition: the Antarctic Goose.

Publication Date:
Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 10:30
Explaining the super-groups of humpback whales on the west coast of South Africa

Recently published in Scientific Reports, Dr Dey and colleagues provide new insights on the reasons behind the large gatherings of humpback whales along the west coast of South Africa. 

Publication Date:
Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 23:15
Ocean Hackathon Cape Town: Call for Registration !

The international event of Ocean Hackathon is coming this year to Cape Town at the V&A Waterfront on 5-7 November 2021. Students from the faculties of Science, Engineering and the Built Environment, the School of IT and the Graduate School of Business are invited to register. 


Publication Date:
Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 11:45
UCT Marine Early Career Student and ECR “icebreaker” Workshop

Participate on the 8th of October 2021 to the first online icebreaker for UCT Marine Early Career Students and Researches as we set the vision for MARIS ECRs going forward. 

Publication Date:
Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 16:30