Vaal University of Technology Important Dates
All courses are open to applications!
VUT Application and Acceptance Process
When Should I Apply?
Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible in the application cycle. We urge you to apply as soon as you get your Grade 11 final results. The initial selection at VUT is based on your Grade 11 final marks or your most recent Grade 12 marks. You will only receive a firm offer once they have evaluated your final Matric marks. To study at VUT, you will need to have either a NSC or Matric certificate, or else the N3 certificate (minimum average of 60%).
To find out the additional admission requirements for specific courses and qualifications, follow this link.
Students can apply in the following two ways:
- download the application form from the VUT website and follow the instructions
You need to post the hard-copy to the following address:
- apply directly via the online application platform
For any enquires related to your application, contact the VUT admissions office on
When applying to VUT, you need to pay an application fee of R100.
There are 2 methods for payment of your application fees:
- direct deposit or EFT