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IARU Global Summer Program 2016

BACKGROUND

The University of Cape Town has recently become a member of the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU), which comprises 11 top universities from across the globe.

One of IARU’s activities is the Global Summer Program offered between June and September every year.  Each member university puts forward a module(s) for which students from IARU universities may apply.

UCT will be offering two interdisciplinary modules in 2016 namely, Organised crime and violence in Africa and Sustainable Water Management in Africa.

Only five UCT students will be selected per course through a competitive process. They are simultaneously expected to be ambassadors for UCT, as a destination of note on the continent.

TWO COURSE MODULES OFFERED AT UCT

1.          Organised crime and violence in Africa

2.          Sustainable Water Management in Africa

Please see attached application form for further information on the courses offered and the conditions and criteria of award.

Applications must be submitted to Wilna Venter (wilna.venter@uct.ac.za) by no later than 4pm on 18 March 2016. 

Please contact Wilna Venter for any queries.

LATE AND INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE DISQUALIFIED

The University reserves the right to cancel, withdraw and recover any funds paid to the award-holder if she/he does not comply with the Conditions of Award.

Application Form