How to apply

Late application programmes have been identified and is only available to Returning CPUT students i.e. CPUT students who have taken a gap in their studies or who wish to complete their phasing out programmes. Applications are welcomed from Monday 15 January 2024 until Friday, 19 January 2024. Click here for more information.

Please take note of the following where applications are still open regardless of the programmes that will entertain late applications only:

  • The closing date for a Full Research Master’s and Doctoral Studies will remain open until 15 March 2024
  • Above programmes welcome all applicants to apply.

2024 Applications for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Studies

Have a look at our 2024 Prospectus below:

Exemption and Recognition related information

Click here to download the Application for Exemption and Recognition form

Opening Dates

The 2024 applications have opened on Monday, 15 May 2023

Closing Dates

Qualification Category
  • SA citizenship (with a SA ID number)
  • Permanent Residency with a valid SA identification
  • Refugees with a valid Refugee permit*
  • Non- South African Citizenship (without a SA ID number)
MASTER’S DEGREE (Full Research) 15 March 2024 15 March 2024
DOCTORAL DEGREE 15 March 2024 15 March 2024

Mode of application

All applications must be submitted online (except otherwise indicated on this website).

Regretfully, no manual application submissions will be processed where online submissions have been enabled.

Number of application choices per applicant

An applicant is allowed to submit a maximum of 3 choices for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies. For RPL applications, only 1 choice is permissible.