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Global recognition for UCT’s Department of Construction Economics and Management
Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 10:15

The Department of Construction Economics and Management at the University of Cape Town (UCT) has received the International Real Estate Society's (IRES) 2021 Corporate Leadership Award. The award recognises outstanding leadership at international level in support of real estate research and education. It also acknowledges the department’s support of the African Real Estate Society (AfRES).

Future of the construction sector post COVID-19
Thu, 03 Jun 2021 - 12:30

Professor Abimbola Windapo wrote an article titled Future of the construction sector post COVID-19 for the May 2021 issue of Civil Engineering, SAICE's monthly publication.. 

Assoc Prof Manya Mooya
Assoc Prof Manya Mooya Interviewed by Asset Magazine
Thu, 12 Sep 2019 - 09:30

Following the announcement of CEM's new Property Studies curriculum, Assoc Prof Manya Mooya was interviewed by Asset magazine where he shared more details about the programme...

CEM Community Build 2019
Fri, 30 Aug 2019 - 12:00

Every year the Department of Construction Economics and Management uses one of twelve compulsory 'work experience' weeks to organise a community outreach project. This year, the community build happened in Delft...

CEM Lecturer Amanda Mtya featured in City Vision Newspaper
Thu, 29 Aug 2019 - 11:30

CEM Lecturer Amanda Mtya has been featured in the City Vision Newsaper, where she has shared the story of her journey to the top...


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New Property Studies Curriculum for 2020
Mon, 29 Jul 2019 - 14:30

The Department of Construction Economics and Management are proud to confirm that a new Property Studies curriculum has been developed and will launch in 2020...

CEM Lecturer Mochelo Lefoka
CEM Lecturer Mochelo Lefoka Named One of Mail & Guardian's Top 200 Young South Africans 2019
Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 12:00

The Mail & Guardian has announced its annual 200 Young South Africans list and CEM lecturer Mochelo Lefoka is on it...

Assoc Prof Abimbola Windapo
Assoc Prof Abimbola Olukemi Windapo Finalist for NSTF Award 2018/2019
Thu, 30 May 2019 - 13:00

CEM are proud to announce that Assoc Prof Abimbola Windapo has been chosen as a finalist for the NSTF-South32 awards in the category for Engineering Research Capacity Development...

CEM Students Continue Winning Tradition at Greenovate
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 - 14:30

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Civil Engineering department made it two out of two while the Construction Economics and Management department chalked up their fourth consecutive win at the prestigious Greenovate Awards for final-year students.