The CPUT Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment has introduced new and exciting qualifications that are meant to pave the way for the level 9 Master's Degree qualifications in the faculty. These exciting postgraduate qualifications will be offered from July 2022. Applications open from 25April to 13May 2022 (spaces are limited). Go to or click here for more details.

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering | Postgraduate Diploma in Clothing and Textile Technology | Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering Management

Cape Town Hotel School

The Cape Town Hotel School is part of the Faculty of Business Management Sciences of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology and is proud in offering a long tradition of quality, contemporary and relevant curriculum at our Granger Bay campus, located at Mouille Point in Cape Town. The Cape Town Hotel School was established in 1991 as an integral part of the South African Hospitality Industry and is one of the finest Hospitality Management Training establishments in Southern Africa. Building on our reputation of more than thirty years’ we developed the best Hotel School in the country, one with an international reputation for research and teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

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We provide you with tomorrow’s well-rounded hospitality graduates that is prepared for future success and with a stimulating and engaging learning experiences as it has developed close working relationships with many leading hospitality organisations both in South Africa and internationally.

All our programmes are designed to provide the perfect blend of academic studies and practical experience to enhance student’s future employability. While academic knowledge and practical skills are an important foundation for student’s we endeavour to ensure that our hospitality graduates develop soft skills that are much sought-after in the hospitality job market.

Why study at The Cape Town Hotel School?

Gain specialist knowledge – Contextualised teaching to a hotel, food and beverage and chef environment.

Work Integrated Learning – professional hospitality experiences combine classroom learning with industry application.

Diversity – a great mix of students from South African creates a dynamic and diverse place to study.

Location – be at the heart of the action with campus located in the centre of the Waterfront of Cape Town which offer great lifestyle and work opportunities while you study.

Work worldwide – receive a qualification that is recognised internationally.

The courses offered at the Cape Town Hotel School are of international standard and well supported by the Hospitality Industry and through the Hotel School Management Board. Students may follow any of the three different diploma and three advanced diplomas qualifications offered namely:

  • Diploma in Hospitality and Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Hospitality and Food and Beverage Management
  • Diploma in Hospitality and Professional Cookery
  • Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Hotel Management
  • Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Food and Beverage Management
  • Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Professional Cookery

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Successful students can further their studies by studying a Postgraduate diploma improving their marketability in the workplace. If students want to pursue an academic and research direction, they can extend their studies by studying a Masters and Doctorate programs.