Ewc college Admission Requirements

National Certificate Vocational (NQF Level 2)

Duration: One year per NQF level.

Admission requirements:

  • Grade 9 or higher
  • ABET Level 4
  • NQF Level 1

To obtain a National Certificate: A total of 7 subjects: 3 Fundamental and 4 Vocational subjects, of which 3 are compulsory and 1 is optional.

National Certificate Vocational (NQF Level 3)

Duration: One year per NQF level.

Admission requirements:

  • Competency in Learning Outcomes at NQF Level 2 of the same sub-field / programme.

To obtain a National Certificate: A total of 7 subjects: 3 Fundamental and 4 Vocational subjects, of which 3 are compulsory and 1 is optional.

National Certificate Vocational (NQF Level 4)

Duration: One year per NQF level.

Admission requirements:

  • Competency in Learning Outcomes at NQF Level 3 of the same sub-field / programme.

To obtain a National Certificate: A total of 7 subjects: 3 Fundamental and 4 Vocational subjects, of which 3 are compulsory and 1 is optional.

Post Grade 12 (Semester Courses)

Minimum admission requirements:

  • NSC / N3 / Grade 12 for N4
  • N4 for N5
  • N5 for N6

General: Each subject covers a period of six months (January to June or July to November). Four subjects must be taken for each course. Students who passed N4, N5 and N6 will be issued with a certificate in the specific field of study.

Please contact the campus of your choice is admission requirement / subject choices or course packages are not specified as courses / programmes might be phased out.

To qualify for a National Diploma, students need to obtain and complete 18 months relevant practical experience.

Please note: N4 is only offered at Kempton Campuses on a part-time basis.