International Students

International Applications and Registrations Centre (IARC)

This unit reports directly to the Registrar and they are responsible for evaluating all foreign undergraduate application forms. Postgraduate applicants need to send their qualifications to SAQA if their previous qualifications were done outside South Africa. They are also responsible for issuing of Letter of Undertaking which contains the duration of the study and is submitted to the SA High Commission in order to apply for the study visa.

Contact details for enquiries regarding all international full programme applicants:

Bellville Campus
Ms Busisiwe Sichwaru
Tel: +27 21 959 6085
Cape Town Campus
Ms Hombakazi Mbolekwa
Tel: +27 21 460 8390

For information about academic exchange programmes or any other international-related topic other than application forms, please contact:

Mr Matome Mokoena
Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships
Cape Town Campus
Room 2.101
Administration Building, Keizersgracht Street, Cape Town
Tel +27 21 460 3984

img oia guide 18012017For a comprehensive guide on becoming an international student at CPUT, please consult the International Students guide.