According to Wikipedia,
The University of Cape Town is a public research university in Cape Town, South Africa. Established in 1829 as the South African College, it was granted full university status in 1918, making it the oldest university in South Africa and the oldest university in Sub-Saharan Africa in continuous operation.
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: