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University of the Western Cape
Country South Africa
City Cape Town
Bachelor (foreigners)$5,000/year.
Master (foreigners)$5,000/year.
Bachelor (citizens)$5,000/year.
Master (citizens)$5,000/year.
Cost of living $500-864/mon.
Acceptance Rate 60%
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Features
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UWC
Teachers 612
Students 15,689
Foreigners 6%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitations None
Colors Blue and gold
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Respice prospice
Accreditation
• Department of Higher Education and Training, South Africa
Affiliations
• Cape Higher Education Consortium (CHEC)
• Higher Education South Africa (HESA)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
Rankings
World ranking938
Country ranking9
International Faculty332
Cost of living in Cape Town, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $179 $287
Food $103 $192
Transportation $15 $45
Communications and utilities $72 $66
Clothing $15 $56
Sports and leisure $14 $43
Accommodation in Cape Town, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$179
Shared room in city centre$358
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$321
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$490
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking938
QS World University Rankings880
Webometrics Ranking1013
Alternative title
Universiteit van Wes-Kaaplandaf
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