Tshwane University of Technology TUT Admission Requirements 2021

TUT Admission Requirements

Coverage: Tshwane University of Technology TUT Admission Requirements; Minimum general admission requirements for study at TUT; General admission requirements for TUT

tut admission requirements
tut admission requirements

Founded in 2004, TUT is South Africa’s largest residential university. The university has nine campuses in Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo, and two learning sites in Durban and Cape Town.

The university was recently academically ranked as the top of the University of Technology (URAP) in South Africa and the top of the University of Technology (Webometrics) in Africa (2016-2017).

TUT offers over 400 career options and attracts over 60,000 students annually. TUT not only has the highest academic spirit from all over the world, but also provides a rich multicultural student life and ensures that students enjoy a rich and diverse experience.

General admission requirements for TUT

General admission requirements for TUT

No person may be registered as a TUT student, unless he or she complies with the following

  • A pass mark in English at Senior Certificate level (minimum additional language; certain programmes may require first or home language status)
  • Each course has its own specific admission requirements.
  • Prospective students should note that the admission requirements of individual programmes could change from year to year.
  • For some programmes, students will be required to write an admission test, which will determine whether they will be admitted to the programme, or whether it will be recommended to them that they enrol for a relevant foundation course.

Results format for the new NSC-G and the minimum admission requirements for TUT:

Rating code​ Rating Marks
1 Outstanding achievement 80 – 100
2 Meritorious achievement 70 – 79
3 Degree substantial achievement 60 – 69
4 Diploma adequate achievement 50 – 59
5 Foundation moderate achievement 40 – 49
6 Elementary achievement 30 – 39
7 Not achieved 0 –​ 29