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Free online courses from University of Cape Town

The University of Cape Town (UCT), established in 1829, has earned global recognition as Africa's leading university. Renowned for groundbreaking research and distinguished faculty, UCT has consistently championed transformation, addressing historical injustices through its progressive scholarship, diverse community, and inclusive student body.

The move to online education reflects UCT's commitment to expanding educational access and empowering students previously limited by geographical constraints. Their online short course portfolio covers an extensive range of disciplines including finance, technology, business, leadership, marketing, project management, the built environment, and investments, and continues to meet the development needs of a burgeoning democracy.

UCT ensures that its legacy of academic excellence is accessible to a wider audience, bridging geographical barriers and empowering you to pursue personal and professional growth.

University of Cape Town MOOCs

Browse free online courses in a variety of subjects. University of Cape Town courses found below can be audited free or students can choose to receive a verified certificate for a small fee. Select a course to learn more.