Study in Cape Town South Africa: a guide for international students

Are you a student looking for an African adventure and spending a semester in the amazing South African mother city, the keep reading! Cape Town, South Africa is the vibrant student hub you've been searching for. From iconic landscapes and eclectic neighborhoods to a rich cultural tapestry and inviting weather, there's no better place to call home during your academic journey. CampusKey has your back with our All-Inclusive Student Living experience, tailored to make your university years unforgettable.

Reasons to Study in Cape Town:

Cape Town is an inspiring place to grow as a student. Beyond its myriad of cultural events, festivals, and attractions, the city offers diverse courses at leading universities, reasonable tuition fees, and the unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of South African culture.

Take into account the not to cold winters and scorching summers, and it’s easy to see why this city is home to thousands of students. But what about all the nitty gritty things? Well, affordable living cost and world-class universities make student living easy peasy, while the city’s vibrant nightlife and friendly locals help you find you feet. Oh and did we mention the amazing South African beaches surrounding Cape Town?

Tuition Fees:

South Africa offers some of the most affordable university courses, making Cape Town an attractive destination for quality education without breaking the bank. For local students, bachelor's degree tuition fees typically range from around ZAR 10,000 to ZAR 20,000 per year, while international students enjoy varied fee structures depending on the subject and university.

Cape Town's Irresistible Weather:

Calling all sun lovers! Cape Town boasts a Mediterranean climate, enjoying approximately 2,500 hours of sunshine annually. With hot and dry summers reaching 30-35°C (86-95°F) and mild winters ranging from 10-15°C (50-59°F), you'll experience a year-round outdoor haven. No snow coats needed here!

World-Class Universities:

Cape Town proudly hosts several esteemed institutions, making it a hub of academic excellence. With diverse options, including the University of Cape Town and Stellenbosch University, you'll find the perfect fit for your educational journey & a CampusKey is walking distance of both!

South African Culture and Languages:

Dive into the heart of South African culture, a vibrant tapestry woven with traditions, music, and diverse communities. With 12 official languages, including Zulu, Afrikaans, and Xhosa, your time in Cape Town presents a unique opportunity to embrace diversity. Whether you're exploring local markets or engaging with fellow students, you'll be immersed in a multicultural experience like no other.

South African Beaches & Wild Life

No Cape Town experience is complete without a visit to its breathtaking beaches. From the iconic Clifton and Camps Bay to the laid-back surfer vibes of Muizenberg, each stretch of sand offers a unique charm. You can even come up close with the African penguins at Boulders Beach in Cape Town. Spend weekends soaking up the sun, catching waves, or enjoying beachside cafes – the possibilities are endless.

Finding Student Accommodation:

Navigating student accommodation in Cape Town is a breeze with CampusKey. Skip the hassle with our all-inclusive student rooms, strategically located for your convenience. Fully furnished rooms, private bathrooms, rooftops, On-site cafe, gym access, laundry, and 24-hour security – we've got it all covered!

CampusKey's central location, close to landmarks like Table Mountain and the city center, provides the perfect setting for your academic journey. Our hub offers fully furnished rooms, communal spaces, and a bustling international community – your ideal home away from home.

Things to Do in Cape Town as a Student:

Your to-do list in Cape Town is endless! From exploring iconic city spots like Table Mountain to indulging in the vibrant food scene at markets like the Old Biscuit Mill, there's an adventure waiting for every student.

Come Study Abroad in Cape Town:

Ready for an unforgettable student adventure? Explore our student stays on the CampusKey website. Cape Town awaits – let's make your academic journey extraordinary!