According to Wikipedia,
The University of Cape Town is a public research university located in Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. UCT was founded in 1829 as the South African College making it the oldest higher education institute in South Africa. In terms of full university status, it is the oldest university in South Africa and the oldest extant university in Sub-Saharan Africa together with Stellenbosch University which received full university status on the same day in 1918.
University of Cape Town is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:
University of Cape Town's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Social Work, and Medical. Here are some of University of Cape Town's most famous alumni: