Lovedale TVET College

Lovedale TVET College

About Lovedale TVET College



To be a college of excellence to deliver vocationally skilled professionals as required by the economy.


To produce high quality products and have a visible impact on social and economic development by:

offering programmes of international standard, through the formation of strong linkages with key stakeholders and focusing on the holistic development of learners; and

being a well-capacitated, accessible, credible, and self-sustaining TVET College, with flexible and dynamic programmes which are responsive to the needs of the community, public and private sectors.


Lovedale TVET College is committed to upholding the following values

Professional integrity and good work ethics

Culture of teaching and learning

Culture of performance management and team work

Staff development and holistic development of learners

Respect for and promotion of cultural diversity

Democratic principles

Sound labour and human relation policies

Mutual understanding and respect for each other

Easy access to and flow of information

Occupational health and safety guidelines

Lovedale TVET College Bursary

Lovedale TVET College Registration

Lovedale TVET College Campuses

Applying to study at Lovedale

1. Apply

  • Download the Application formOR
  • Collect forms which are now available from all campuses

2. Submit

Send back the application form to us between via registered mail or hand delivery to the campus to where you have applied to.

3. Feedback

We will sms, call and send an application letter to successful students within a week of the closing date.

Lovedale TVET College Courses Offered

Business Studies


National N-Diploma: Public Management (N4 – N6)

National N-Diploma: Financial Management (N4 – N6)

National N-Diploma: Human Resources Management (N4 – N6)

National N-Diploma: Business Management (N4 – N6)

National N-Diploma: Management Assistant (N4 – N6)

NC(V): Management (L2 – L4)

NC(V): Office Administration (L2 – L4)

NC(V): Finance, Economics & Accounting (L2 – L4)

NC(V): Information Technology & Computer Science (L2 – L4)


NC(V): Civil Engineering & Building Construction (L2 – L4)

NC(V): Engineering & Related Design (L2 – L4)

NC(V): Electrical Infrastructure Construction (L2 – L4)

Engineering Foundational Programme

Capentry & Roofing (N1 – N3)

Electrical (N1 – N3)

Plumbing (N1 – N3)

Masonry / Bricklaying (N1 – N3)

Water & Sanitation (N1 – N3)

Motor Body Repair (N1 – N3)

Motor Mechanic (N1 – N3)

Welding (N1 – N3)

Agriculture & Arts


National N-Diploma: Art & Design (N4 – N6)

National N-Diploma: Farming Management (N4 – N6)

NC(V): Primary Agriculture (L2 – L4

National Nated-Diploma

Overview of the N4 – N6 qualification

The National N4 – N6 programme (NATED) is aimed at post matric students. The courses are aimed at encouraging self employment and at developing students in the practical component of the work environment.

These courses lead to a National N Diploma: after completing N6 theory in the classroom, students need to acquire 18 months relevant, practical work experience, after which they can apply for the National Diploma.

Note: the National N Diploma is evaluated as an M+3 qualification.

Minimum requirements for completion

Candidates must comply with the following minimum requirements in order to obtain a National N Diploma:

  • N6 Certificate
  • Documentary proof of at least eighteen (18) months (or 2000 hours) of applicable experience in relevant industry
  • This should facilitate the practical implementation of any two of the N6 subjects relevant to the candidate’s vocational training.

Lovedale TVET College Contact Information

NB: Kindly be informed that Alice Campus contact number has changed to 087 238 2223

Headquarters Alice King Zwelitsha
General / Reception
Phone 043 604 0700 040 653 1171/2 043 604 0705 040 654 1516/38
Fax 043 642 1388 040 653 1073 043 643 3838 040 654 3161
Physical Address
Street 1 Amatola Row Victoria Road 1 Amatola Row 1 Gert Goosen Road
Town King William’s Town Alice King William’s Town Zwelitsha
Postal Address
Box P O Box 2156 Private Bag X1303 Private Bag X7409 Private Bag X510
Town King William’s Town Alice King William’s Town Zwelitsha
Code 5600 5700 5600 5608