By | June 10, 2021

Tshwane University of Technology Application 2022 : To apply to Tshwane University of Technology , you need the documents below :

1) A certified copy of the green bar coded ID

2) Proof of payment of any relevant application fees

3) Certified copy of grade 11 results and any latest grade 12 results

 Applicants must check individual further requirements for each course and each tertiary institution. Please also be aware of NBTs and check with your university if you need NBT results to apply.

FYI: South Africans learners wishing to apply online will need a working email address and an ID number. Foreign learners wishing to apply will need to have their passport number.

Tshwane University of Technology Important Dates

All courses: 1 March

Dates to be released soon.

Application Fees:


The application fee can be made by direct bank deposit, electronic/Internet transfer or by postal order.

2019 Term Dates

1st Semester:

Term 1: January 25 – March 18

Term 2: April 5 – June 24

2nd Semester: 

Term 3: July 18 – September 30

Term 4: October 10 – December 9

How to Apply to Tshwane University of Technology

When Should I Apply?

FYI: No late applications accepted!

Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible in the application cycle. Click here to go to the online application platform.

Applications open on 1 March 

For hard-copy applications follow this link, and complete the application form. You need to submit this form, along with all other necessary documents, to the following address:

  • For postal submission

Tshwane University of Technology

Private Bag X680 Pretoria 0001

  • For hand-delivery

Central Admissions Office

Building 21-LG20

Pretoria Campus

Stamatas till Erie Road

Pretoria West

Click here to view the General Information Pdf for first year students.

For more info on admissions, visit their site.

Application Fees

Applicants are required to pay an application fee before their application form can be processed. All applicants must attach a copy of the proof of payment to their application form, as well as keep the original proof of payment just in case, or else, upload the original deposit slip to the system.

  • TUT application fee: R 240

You may pay the application fee via a direct bank deposit, or via EFT (electronic payment), or by postal order.

  • TUT confirmation fee: R 500

This confirmation fee is a deposit that you need to pay once you receive your letter of acceptance.

  • TUT upfront registration fee: R 1500 (or R1000 if you have already paid the deposit)

When you register, you need to pay this registration fee upfront. This will only be refunded if you don’t qualify for studies at TUT anymore, or if you have been excluded from your studies.

All fees are to be paid to the following account:

Bank: Absa

Account No: 04 000 0003

Reference No: Write B102/0120 in the reference column, and the first ten digits of your identity number

Dates to Remember

Application closing dates for:

15 May for courses that start in July of the same year.

15 June for Correctional Services Management, Dental Technology, Medical
Orthotics and Prosthetics, Policing, Pharmacy and Radiography, Road Traffic
and Municipal Police Management: Municipal and Traffic Policing.

15 June for all international applicants

31 July Agriculture: Animal Production, Agriculture: Commercial Mixed Farming, Agriculture: Crop Production, Agriculture: Development and Extension, Analytical Chemistry, Architecture: Professional , Dental Assisting, Biomedical Technology, Biokinetics, Biotechnology, Business Communication, Clinical Technology, Economic Management Analysis, Engineering: Civil, (B Tech’s), Engineering: Chemical, Engineering: Metallurgical, Environmental Health, Fire Technology, Geology, International Communication, Journalism, Legal Assistance, Nature Conservation, Nursing, Officiating and Coaching Science, Project Management, Public Relations Management, Quality, Sport and Exercise Technology, Somatology, Three-Dimensional Design, Veterinary Technology, all qualifications in the Arts Faculty and Education.

30 September for all other courses.

Submitting Results and Documents

  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of SC/NSC or equivalent qualification
  • Official proof that requirements are met (for B tech and postgraduate students)

Tshwane University of Technology Residences Accommodation


Residence life can often be described as a students “must-experience” and something that all students should be a part of. Through residences, students are exposed to many opportunities for personal development and learning that ensures that when you graduate you not only leave with a qualification but also necessary life skills to achieve in the outside world.

TUT offers a whole range of residence vacancies. You can view the information on the different residences on TUT’s Residence Accommodation site.

To get the first year or senior residence application forms, click here.

Tshwane University of Technology Admission Requirements

Minimum general admission requirements for study at TUT

No person may be registered as a student in a programme of TUT, unless he or she has complied with the following

General admission requirements for TUT

  • 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. 
  • The following table indicates the levels of performance required for entry to specific levels of study: 

TUT Requirements NSC – Gaps your profile ​

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

Rating code​Rating Marks
1Outstanding achievement80 – 100  
2Meritorious achievement70 – 79
3Degree substantial achievement60 – 69
4Diploma adequate achievement50 – 59
5Foundation moderate achievement40 – 49
6Elementary achievement30 – 39
7Not achieved0 –​ 29

​​Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy?

All learners are required to take one of the two subjects for NSC-G purposes

​​TUT position:

  • Mathematics is relevant to programmes that require a prior knowledge of mathematics; all others may only require Mathematical Literacy. (Details of what each subject entails can be determined by looking at the DoE curriculum statements, available on the DoE website).

TUT Prospectus For 2022

Tshwane University of Technology TUT Prospectus includes the following ;


• Faculty of Economics and Finance

• Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment

• Faculty of Humanities

• Faculty of Information and Communication Technology

• Faculty of Management Sciences

• Faculty of Science, incorporating Natural Sciences, Health Sciences and Agriculture

• Faculty of the Arts


1. Life Orientation and an achievement level of 1 in a subject are not considered in the calculation of the Admission Point Score (APS).

2. Prospective students will not be admitted to any programme without prior evaluation.

Minimum admission requirements TUT’s admission requirements for entry-level programmes adhere to national legislation and therefore the following are required:

• BEd degrees: at least four subjects at performance level 4.

• National Diplomas: at least four subjects at performance level 3. Please verify specific and additional requirements per programme as indicated in the brochure. Alternatively, prospectus can be downloaded from the link:


Check online if you meet the requirements for consideration for admission into the programme(s) of your choice before you apply. To use this facility, please visit


Alternative and international qualifications (HIGSCE, IGCSE, NSSC A&O Level, IB Higher and Standard Level, etc) are dealt with in a specific manner:

• While there is a legal imperative to submit the certificate of equivalence (issued by SAQA or the CHE) it is recommended that the application process be initiated while the application for certificate is in process.

• The Tshwane University of Technology cannot obtain this certificate on your behalf.


• In the Reference column, please fill in your identity number. NB. Do not use this account number for any further payments. Reference number When the application has been processed, the applicant will be allocated a unique reference number (his/her student number) for identification purposes.

Admission status

• To check your status, please visit,

• Click on MENU,

• Click on STUDY AT TUT,

• Click on I WANT TO STUDY,

• Click on Check your admission status,

• Enter your id number,

• Click on submit. A new screen will open with your reference number. Your status will be displayed and you can view and print a copy of the letter available.

When Is Tshwane University of Technology Online Application opening date ?

Check the list of closing dates supplied below to make sure that you submit your application on time. To use the Online Application System you will need internet access, as well as an email address that you can access regularly, because as soon as you submit your online application, a student number (EMPLID) will be sent to this email address as confirmation of receipt.

An online application or a fully completed application form and recently certified (certification may not be not older than one year) copies of your original identity document and (National) Senior Certificate and/or highest academic results, as well as the administration fee, must reach TUT before the specified closing dates. Online applications can be completed by clicking on any of the links.

Tshwane University of Technology Online Application status

​Prospective students may apply onl​ine or complete an Application for Admission form and post it to:

Tshwane University of Technology Private Bag X680Pretoria 0001

 Address for hand-deliveries and applications in person. All hand-delivered applications and applications submitted in person should be submitted to:

Central Admissions OfficeBuilding 21-LG20Pretoria CampusStaatsartillerie RoadPretoria West

Applications for the following campuses should also be posted to or submitted at the above addresses:
 Pretoria Campus Arcadia Campus Arts Campus
Ga-Rankuwa Campus and Soshanguve North and South Campus

Tshwane University of Technology Prospectus

Economics and Finance

Engineering and the Built Environment


Information and Communication Technology

Management Sciences


The Arts


Students’ Rules and Regulations

Students’ Rules and Regulations: Student Fees

Important HEQSF communiqué – phasing in and phasing out of qualifications

PLEASE NOTE: A non-refundable fee of R240 for application, and certified copies of your identity document, Senior Certificate/National Senior Certificate and all other relevant documents must accompany the application .The application fee can be deposited beforehand at: ABSA BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER: 04 000 0003 In the Reference column, please fill in your identity number. NB: Do not use this account number for any further payments. This page will guide you how to proceed with your application.

If you already have a student number, we will provide a URL to log into the institution Portal If you are a new applicant please continue with your application.

Check Application Status Here