Forgot your CPUT network password?

How to reset your password online

CTS has launched a new password reset facility for staff and students which will enable users to change their network passwords themselves. You need to have the following available to register for this service:

  • Your ID or Passport number
  • Your staff or student card
  • A mobile phone (a PIN will be sent to the phone that will enable you to change your password when a reset is required)

You first need to register at the following URL: before you can make use of the reset facility.

Once you have registered you can reset your password by following these steps:

  1. Go to the Password Reset URL (
  2. Verify your identity
  3. Enter the PIN that was send to you via SMS
  4. Enter your new password