Vaal University of Technology International Students
LOSING DATES FOR APPLICATIONS (ACADEMIC AND HOSTELS)
International Students First Semester and Year Students: 31 October.
COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS
Completed application forms are to be submitted to the campus where you are applying for admission.
General Admission Requirements
The minimum entrance requirements for admission to studies at the Vaal University of Technology is a Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification. A pass mark is required in at least one of the languages of instruction (English) of the University at Higher Grade (HG) or Standard Grade (SG).
If an applicant offers an N3 qualification as an entrance requirement, it should comprise at least four subjects, plus pass marks in two official languages (of which one must be English), at least at Senior Certificate level (SG).
Additional requirements are specified for each course/ instructional programme. Prospective students must please note that in the faculties of Engineering, Applied and Computer Sciences the minimum required symbol for Mathematics, Physical Science, and in certain cases English, are HG (E) or SG(C).
In the other Faculties and pending the course you want to enroll for, the average recommended subjects are: Accounting, Business Economics, Economics, Mathematics, Typing, Biology, Home Economics, Art, Physical Science, Clothing and Needlework.
Degree courses: Admission requirements regarding post diploma and degree studies are available on request.
All applications will be selected on merit by the department concerned. A candidate who is at least 23 years of age may apply for conditional admission.
The Candidate’s application must be accompanied by the following:
- Certificate stating formal qualifications.
- Recommendation from the applicant’s employer stating that he/she has the necessary experience and communication abilities to complete the proposed instructional programme successfully.
- If an application is conditionally approved, the candidate shall only be admitted to the second semester/year of study, provided that the full first year/semester course has been completed successfully.
Executive Director: International Relations & Advancement Department Vaal University of Technology.
Private Bag X021,
Tel: +27 (16) 950 9318 / 950 9781 / 950 9578 / 950 9364 / 950 9946
The Campus Director
PO Box 3595,
Tel: +27 (17) 631 1990
The Campus Director,
Private Bag X025,
Tel: +27 (11) 929 7400
The Campus Director
PO Box 2468,
Tel: +27 (54) 332 3304