The University of the Western Cape is a public university located in the Bellville suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. In its mission, the University of the Western Cape strives to be a place of quality, a place to grow. The University of The Western Cape has grown to become one of the best universities in South Africa.
The University of the Western Cape has a history of creative struggle against oppression, discrimination and disadvantage. Among academic institutions it has been in the vanguard of South Africa’s historic change, playing a distinctive academic role in helping to build an equitable and dynamic nation
UWC sees itself as an engaged university, facing the future in a way that transcends the past, and embracing the complex realities of transformation and global technological advances.
It is committed to excellence in teaching, learning and research, to nurturing the cultural diversity of South Africa, and to responding in critical and creative ways to the needs of a society in transition.
Drawing on its proud participation in the liberation struggle, the university is mindful of its academic role in helping to build an equitable and dynamic society.