VUT Admission Requirements

Vaal University of Technology Admission Requirements

VUT Admission Requirements

Undergraduate

All prospective students are to ensure that VUT offers the programme they are interested in and meet the minimum entry requirements for admission. All applicants will be selected on merit by the faculty concerned and such selection may include selection and / or placement tests.

Applications for undergraduate courses close at the end of September each year.

Dip: Analytical Chemistry

Subjects
NSC Endorsement Eligibility for Diploma or BTech Degree
Compulsory Subjects Note
English 4 3 = 40-49%
Mathematics 4 4 = 50-59%
Physical Science 4 5 = 60-69%
Life Orientation Max 3 6 = 70-79%
Any other 3 subjects
11 7 = 80-89%
8 = 90-99%
Total: 26

Dip: Biomedical Technology

Subjects
NSC Endorsement Eligibility for Diploma or BTech Degree
Compulsory Subjects Note
English 4 3 = 40-49%
Mathematics 4 4 = 50-59%
Physical Science 4 5 = 60-69%
Life Science 4 6 = 70-79%
Life Orientation Max 3 7 = 80-89%
Any other 2 subjects 7 8 = 90-99%
Total: 26

Dip: Biotechnology

Subjects
NSC Endorsement Eligibility for Diploma
Compulsory Subjects Note
English 4 3 = 40-49%
Mathematics 4 4 = 50-59%
Physical Science 4 5 = 60-69%
Life Science 4 6 = 70-79%
Life Orientation Max 3 7 = 80-89%
Any other 3 subjects 7 8 = 90-99%
Total: 26

Dip: Non-destructive testing

Subjects
NSC Endorsement Eligibility for Diploma
Compulsory Subjects Note
English 4 3 = 40-49%
Mathematics 4 4 = 50-59%
Physical Science 4 5 = 60-69%
Life Orientation Max 3 6 = 70-79%
Any other 3 subjects 12 7 = 80-89%
8 = 90-99%
Total: 27

Dip: Information Technolog

Subjects
NSC Endorsement Eligibility for Diploma or BTech Degree
Compulsory Subjects
English 4
Mathematics 4
Information Technology 4
Any other 1 subject 4
Life Orientation Max 3
If Mathematics & Information Technology 2 subjects 7
Total: 26

Foundation IT Entry Requirements

Subjects (Life Skills included) NDip
Compulsory Subjects Note
English 3 3 = 40-49%
Mathematics or 3 or 4 = 50-59%
Mathematical Literacy 5 5 = 60-69%
Life Orientation Max 3 6 = 70-79%
Any other 4 subjects 14 8 = 90-99%
Total: 23 (with mathematics)
25 (with mathematical literacy)

Bachelor of Nursing

Subjects
NSC Endorsement Eligibility for Diploma or BTech Degree
Compulsory Subjects
English 4
Mathematics 4
Physical Science 4
Life Science 4
Life Orientation Max 3
Any other 2 subjects 7
Total: 26

Note: Scholars who do not qualify for the National Diploma Programmes may apply for the pre diploma bridging programmes.
Tel: (016) 950 9589. For details on the pre diploma bridging progammes see VUT website.

Faculty of Applied and Computer Sciences

Tel: (016) 950 9249 Fax: (016) 950 9793

e-mail: kathyp@vut.ac.za

Tel: (016) 950 9648/9321/7592 Fax: (016) 950 9794

e-mail: madeleine@vut.ac.za

e-mail: ntsanem@vut.ac.za

For More Information visit the school website

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