September 16, 2020
The Department of Music and Dance in collaboration with the Department of Theatre and Film Studies has held a performance to observe the one-...
One of the scenes of the plays
March 09, 2020
Theatre lovers on campus will get their first dose of laughter and an array of life lessons during the second semester of 2019/2020 academic year...
Donation to Department of Music and Dance
February 18, 2020
The Department of Music and Dance has received a donation of musical instruments and studio equipment to enhance teaching, learning, research and...


  • May

    Students' Creativity EXPO 2018

    Institue of Development Studies Conference Room, Campus

  • Feb

    Piano & Jazz Recitals

    Main Auditorium, UCC

  • Feb

    Wind Ensemble Inaugural Concert

    Main Auditorium, UCC

  • Announcements

    Monday, October 29, 2018 - 17:03
    Friday, October 26, 2018 - 09:19
    Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 16:52
    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 15:17
    Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 15:16

    Why Faculty of Arts at UCC

    Research and Teaching

    UCT Faculty of Humanities has a reputation for demanding excellence from our staff and students. We are home to some of South Africa's most celebrated intellectuals, including award-winning composers and singers; renowned artistic directors and literary critics; world famous novelists and poets; national policy makers and advisors to governments; sought-after economists; and highly respected social science researchers.


    As a former student, you are automatically part of a global network of over 100 000 members of the UCT alumni community. The Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (EBE) also has its own alumni programme, which provides specific benefits and services to former engineering graduates. includes opportunities to reconnect with your alma mater and to help further the goals of the university.

    Diversity is our key strength

    As the largest faculty on campus, the Faculty of Humanities is home to more than 6000 Undergraduate and Postgraduate students annually. Currently, 43 countries are represented in our student body. We attract students and academics from across the globe which means exposure to a rich diversity of knowledge, experience and best practice.