University of Cape Town GSB E-Track Programme for African Entrepreneurs 2021

E-Track Programme is a platform for high impact entrepreneurs to engage and develop early-stage ventures build scalable businesses with international potential.

About University of Cape Town

University of Cape Town, South Africa is one of the leading universities in Africa and top-rated in South Africa, UCT is an outstanding multicultural community, known for its inclusiveness the institution is home to over 28,000 students from different parts of the world.

Furthermore, UCT is renowned for its excellent teaching and intensive research in relevant challenging topics. The university offers various programs in its 6 six accredited faculties.

Requirements for UCT GSB E-Track Programme

  • HIGH IMPACT INDIVIDUALS & SCALE-UPSWe are looking for innovation-driven and high impact scale-ups with solutions that are relevant to the African market and with global potential. 
  • OPPORTUNITY & TRACTION: The initial concept development demonstrates deep and intimate understanding of the problem and market need or opportunity. The idea must have progressed beyond concept and should demonstrate evidence of early market testing, customers, revenues, patents or intellectual property filings. 
  • INDIVIDUALS & TEAMS: We are looking for both high impact individuals and teams. Individual participants can either explore their own business idea or join an existing venture.
  • PROTOTYPE / MVP: Most of our scale-ups enter with some sort of business case, early version of a product and a couple of team members. They have a working prototype with a minimum feature set ready to conduct early-market testing to further establish product and market fit.

How to Apply for the UCT GSB E-Track Programme

To apply for the ongoing UCT GSB E-Track Programme is not as difficult as you think. All Interested and qualified candidates are to click on the “Apply Now” button below to get started

Application Deadline

It should be noted that all Interested and qualified candidates are to apply for the UCT GSB E-Track Programme on or before September 27, 2021