Reasons to sign up for the 2019 The Business of Wine short course

This Graduate School of Business The Business of Wine short course gives delegates critical market insight and the business acumen and leadership skills needed to maximise opportunities in the wine industry and make themselves and their organisations more competitive.


Old Vines A Special Feature Of The South African Wine Industry

“An increased focus on South Africa’s old vines has accelerated an unprecedented interest from wine thought leaders around the world, in the country’s wine heritage and the industry itself, with wines made from fruit sourced from these heritage vines proving their mettle,” according to André Morgenthal of the Old Vine Project (OVP).


UCT and industry commit to widening access to the business of wine

What comes to mind when you picture a bottle of wine?


Wines of South Africa presents: Creating the Blend

The South African wine industry has come a long way since 1994.


The Sommeliers Selection joins forces with BLACC

Wine is NOT a destination, but rather an awe-inspiring journey of discovery. It is subjective and personal … and very dynamic.


5 Simple tips to turn yourself into a wine expert

We asked Dr. Alex Russell, who completed his PhD in the School of Psychology,  for 10 tips to help you become a wine expert.


UCT drives collaboration to fund bursaries and unlock growth in South Africa`s wine industry

The UCT Graduate School of Business has teamed up with key industry stakeholders to offer several bursaries for its Business of Wine short course this May.


Developing a taste for wine business

Many wine enthusiasts – especially after a few glasses of their favourite wine – consider themselves fully qualified wine judges, without contemplating the knowledge, training and discipline involved in acquiring real competency.


Wine Business Management Alumni: Martin Ntshuntshe

PG Dip Management Practice specialising in Wine Business Management (UCT GSB) and Brand Ambassador Môreson Wines.

“This graduate programme has been invaluable in elevating my profile and adding to my credibility in the marketplace.”


Wine Business Management Alumni: Tom Magara

Masters n Economics (UCT), PG Dip in Management Practice specialising in Wine Business Management (UCT GSB), External Affiliate for Genesis Analytics and Editor of