Cput Online Application 2022

You are now at the first step of your career – applying for admission.

Applying for admission to CPUT consists of seven steps.

International applicants:

  • Click here for detailed international related information.
  • Click here for international admission requirements

RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning applicants):

First access the RPL website page for important RPL related information – click here 

  • No manual posted or over the counter applications will be accepted unless for those categories that cannot submit online and as outlined in Step 3:  Get an application form here
  • Please note that applicants are limited to three choices. (except for RPL – only one choice permissible). 
  • Some qualifications require applicants to submit additional information as part of their application as outlined in Step 1: Choose a qualification  and Step 2: Gather your documents

Submit your online application

1. Applicants that have never applied and/or studied (including short courses) at CPUT before (i.e no existing student number) – Apply here

2. Applicants that have applied and/or studied (including short courses) at CPUT before (i.e you have an existing student number) – Apply here

2021 Late application information for the following categories of programmes with available spaces:

  • CPUT students who have taken ‘n gap in their studies – 2nd,3rd, 4th-year Undergraduate studies only
  • Advanced Diploma (Students who have completed a National Diploma/Diploma/Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent studies)
  • Undergraduate students transferring from other universities into 2nd,3rd or 4th year at CPUT (excluding 1st year transferring intake)
  • Postgraduate studies – M Tech/Master Course-based programmes
  • Postgraduate studies – Post Graduate Diploma programmes
  • Full Research Masters and Doctoral programmes are still open for applications until 15 March 2022.
  • Late approved HEQSF programmes that are open for applications are listed here Click here to view the lists