University of the Western Cape

University of the Western Cape

Description

Founded in 1959, University of the Western Cape is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Bellville (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Western Cape. Officially recognized by the Department of Higher Education and Training of South Africa, University of the Western Cape (UWC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational South African higher education institution. University of the Western Cape (UWC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 61 years old South African higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this South African higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UWC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University of the Western Cape Contact Information

University of the Western Cape Information

University Type

Non-Profit

Selection Type

Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades

Academic Calendar

Semesters

Campus Setting

Suburban

World Rank

949

Country Rank

8

Admission Rank

50-60%

Staffs Count

1,000-1,499

Students Count

15,000-19,999

Local Students Under Graduate

2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

Local Students Post Graduate

2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

International Students Under Graduate

2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

International Students Post Graduate

2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

Abroad Study

Academic Counseling

Career Services

Distance Learning

Financial Aid

Housing

Library

Sport Facilities

Hospital

Accept International Students

Gender Restriction

Men and Women (coed)

Religious Restriction

None

University of the Western Cape Fields

List of Professors of University of the Western Cape

H-index: 91
Roy Maartens

Roy Maartens

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 83
Mattia Vaccari

Mattia Vaccari

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 63
Michael P Smith

Michael P Smith

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 61
Ralf Henkel

Ralf Henkel

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 54
Emmanuel Iwuoha

Emmanuel Iwuoha

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 53
Patrick Bond

Patrick Bond

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 50
Lerothodi L. Leeuw

Lerothodi L. Leeuw

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 49
Leslie Petrik

Leslie Petrik

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 49
Mario G. Santos

Mario G. Santos

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 48
Helen Schneider

Helen Schneider

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 47
Dirk Frei (né Landwehr)

Dirk Frei (né Landwehr)

University of the Western Cape

H-index: 47
Ben Cousins

Ben Cousins

University of the Western Cape

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