University Of Cape Town Mission Statement
University Of Cape Town Mission Statement, UCT, a fraternal benefit society, is an international member-benefit organization uniting people with a common passion for good citizenship and volunteerism to improve their local communities.
UCT Vision Statement
We intend to make UCT relevant to all generations and achieve an even distribution of members by age within the next 10 years.
We will operate with the highest ethical standards, and focus on fraternal and community service.
UCT is an inclusive and engaged research-intensive African university that inspires creativity through outstanding achievements in learning, discovery and citizenship; enhancing the lives of its students and staff; advancing a more equitable and sustainable social order and influencing the global higher education landscape.
UCT is committed to engaging with the key issues of our natural and social worlds through outstanding teaching, research and scholarship. We seek to advance the status and distinctiveness of scholarship in Africa through building strategic partnerships across the continent, the global south and the rest of the world.
UCT provides a vibrant and supportive intellectual environment that attracts and connects people from all over the world.
We aim to produce graduates and future leaders who are influential locally and globally. Our qualifications are locally applicable and internationally acclaimed, underpinned by values of engaged citizenship and social justice. Our scholarship and research have a positive impact on our society and our environment.
We will actively advance the pace of transformation within our university and beyond, nurturing an inclusive institutional culture which embraces diversity.