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Course Information and Fees



Diploma: (diploma)

The course is structured to provide career-oriented education in order to prepare students for employment in the management-related sector of the agricultural industry. The course equips the student with the skills and techniques necessary for the analysis of agricultural production systems and the solving of agricultural management, technical and related problems in a variety of downstream sectors of the agriculture industry.

The purpose of this programme is to provide the industry with people who have the required technical knowledge and managerial competencies to manage agricultural enterprises effectively as part of a production team. Graduates will be able to solve problems regarding financial planning, business management and human resource management within an agricultural context.

Career Opportunities
Graduates follow career paths in organised agriculture, including agricultural corporations, agricultural development institutions, the Department of Agriculture, agricultural input suppliers and production units.

Admission requirements


For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements


For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Syllabus and fees

First Year

Semester 1 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 2 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
26940 ZAR

Second Year

Semester 1 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 2 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
24970 ZAR

Third Year

Compulsory subject(s):
17030 ZAR
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time /

Course is offered on Wellington Campus.

For any queries get in touch with:

Contact: Mrs L van Wyk
Telephone: +27 21 9596818
Fax: -
Email: vanwykl@cput.ac.za

Contact: Ms A Bolitye
Telephone: +27 21 8645217
Fax: -
Email: bolityea@cput.ac.za

NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2021 academic year and are provided to assist you in your planning.



This information is subject to change based on approval and accreditation of HEQSF aligned qualifications.

Admission requirements may therefore differ between the existing qualification and the HESQF aligned qualification. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page; however the University reserves the right at any time, if circumstances require, to make changes to any of the published details.