Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) offers a diverse range of courses across multiple faculties, providing students with specialised skills for careers in **Science, ICT, Engineering, Humanities, Management Sciences, Arts and Design, Economics,** and **Health Sciences**. From diplomas in **Animal Sciences** and **Computer Science** to bachelor’s degrees in **Education, Nursing, Environmental Health,** and **Industrial Chemistry**, TUT’s programmes are tailored to industry demands, combining rigorous academics with practical training. Students can pursue fields like **Dental Technology, Electrical Engineering, Tourism Management, Human Resource Management, Nature Conservation, Accounting, Marketing,** and **Multimedia Computing**. With pathways to advanced studies such as postgraduate diplomas, master’s, and doctoral degrees, TUT empowers students to excel in sectors ranging from healthcare and education to ICT, agriculture, business, and the creative arts, addressing South Africa’s critical need for skilled professionals across industries.

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- Faculty of Arts and Design Courses and Requirements
- Diploma Courses
- Diploma in Commercial Photography
- Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology
- Diploma in Fine and Applied Arts
- Diploma in Integrated Communication Design
- Diploma in Interior Design
- Diploma in Jewellery Design and Manufacture
- Diploma in Motion Picture Production
- Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance)
- Diploma in Performing Arts (Jazz Music)
- Diploma in Performing Arts (Opera)
- Diploma in Performing Arts (Technical Theatre and Design)
- Diploma in Performing Arts (Theatre Arts and Performance)

- Higher Certificate Courses

- Diploma Courses
- Faculty of Economics and Finance Courses and Requirements
- Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment Courses and Requirements
- Faculty of Humanities Courses and Requirements
- Faculty of ICT Courses and Requirements
- Diploma Courses
- Diploma in Computer Science
- Diploma in Computer Science (Extended)
- Diploma in Computer Systems Engineering
- Diploma in Computer Systems Engineering (Extended)
- Diploma in Informatics
- Diploma in Informatics (Extended)
- Diploma in Information Technology
- Diploma in Information Technology (Extended)
- Diploma in Multimedia Computing

- Diploma Courses
- Faculty of Management Sciences Courses and Requirements
- Diploma Courses
- Diploma in Administrative Information Management
- Diploma in Administrative Management (Finance)
- Diploma in Adventure Tourism Management
- Diploma in Casino Resort Management
- Diploma in Contact Centre Management
- Diploma in Credit Management
- Diploma in Ecotourism Management
- Diploma in Event Management
- Diploma in Food Operations Management
- Diploma in Hospitality Management
- Diploma in Human Resource Management
- Diploma in Marketing
- Diploma in Sport Management
- Diploma in Tourism Management
- Diploma in Supply Chain Management

- Higher Certificate Courses

- Diploma Courses
- Faculty of Science Courses and Requirements
- Agricultural Sciences
- Health Sciences
- Bachelor of Environmental Health (BEnvironmental Health)
- Bachelor of Nursing (BNursing)
- Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)
- Bachelor of Radiography in Diagnostics (BRad Diagnostic)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences in Biokinetics (BHSci Biokinetics)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences in Clinical Technology (BHSci Clinical Technology)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences in Medical Laboratory Science (BHSci Medical Laboratory Science)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences in Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics (BHSci Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences in Veterinary Technology (BHSci Veterinary Technology)

- Health Sciences
- Natural Sciences
- Higher Certificate Courses

**Faculty of Arts and Design Courses and Requirements**

The **Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)** offers a range of diplomas and certificates designed to equip students with specialised skills in the **Faculty of Arts and Design**. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including the **APS (Admission Point Score)** and other essential details.

### Diploma Courses

#### Diploma in Commercial Photography

**Campus**: Arcadia**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 3**Additional Requirements**:- Completion of relevant subjects in high school

**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip), Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Master of Arts and Design (MArt), Doctorate (DArt) in Commercial Photography.

#### Diploma in Fashion Design and Technology

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MArt, DArt in Fashion Design and Technology.

#### Diploma in Fine and Applied Arts

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MArt, DArt in Fine and Applied Arts.

#### Diploma in Integrated Communication Design

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MArt, DArt in Integrated Communication Design.

#### Diploma in Interior Design

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Recommended Subjects**: Civil Technology, Design Studies, Engineering Graphics and Design, Visual Arts**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MArt, DArt in Interior Design.

#### Diploma in Jewellery Design and Manufacture

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MArt, DArt in Jewellery Design and Manufacture.

#### Diploma in Motion Picture Production

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, Master of Motion Picture Production (MMotion), Doctorate of Motion Picture Production (DMotion).

#### Diploma in Performing Arts (Dance)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MPerforming Arts, DPerforming Arts.

#### Diploma in Performing Arts (Jazz Music)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MPerforming Arts, DPerforming Arts.

#### Diploma in Performing Arts (Opera)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MPerforming Arts, DPerforming Arts.

#### Diploma in Performing Arts (Technical Theatre and Design)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MPerforming Arts, DPerforming Arts.

#### Diploma in Performing Arts (Theatre Arts and Performance)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MPerforming Arts, DPerforming Arts.

### Higher Certificate Courses

#### Higher Certificate in Music

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 18**English Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: Diploma in Performing Arts focusing on Jazz Music, Music Production, or Opera.

**Note**: Admission Point Scores (APS) and English level requirements vary by programme.

## Faculty of Economics and Finance Courses and Requirements

The **Faculty of Economics and Finance** at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) offers a range of diplomas designed to equip students with specialised skills in accounting, economics, and financial management. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including the **APS (Admission Point Score)** and essential details.

### Diploma Courses

#### Diploma in Accounting

**Campuses**: Mbombela (M), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Accounting or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 24 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Accounting 3 or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 5

**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip) and Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Accounting.

#### Diploma in Economics

**Campus**: Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 24 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 6**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, and Master of Economics (MEcon) in Comparative Local Development.

#### Diploma in Financial Management

**Campuses**: Mbombela (M), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Accounting or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 24 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Accounting 3 or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 5

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, Master of Business Studies (MBusiness) in Finance, and Doctorate in Business Studies (DBusiness) in Finance.

#### Diploma in Financial Planning

**Campus**: Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Accounting or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 24 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Accounting 3 or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 5

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MBusiness Studies in Finance, and DBusiness Studies in Finance.

#### Diploma in Internal Auditing

**Campuses**: Mbombela (M), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Accounting or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 24 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Accounting 3 or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 5

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MBusiness Studies in Auditing, and DBusiness Studies in Auditing.

#### Diploma in Public Finance

**Campuses**: Mbombela (M), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 23 (with Accounting)
- 24 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Accounting 4 or Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 5

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MBusiness Studies in Finance, and DBusiness Studies in Finance.

### Higher Certificate Courses

#### Higher Certificate in Accounting

**Campuses**: Mbombela (M), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics 3 or Mathematical Literacy 4**Further Study Opportunities**: Progression to Diploma programmes in Accounting, Internal Auditing, Financial Management, Financial Planning, or Public Finance.

## Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment Courses and Requirements

The **Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment** at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) provides specialised degree and diploma courses aimed at building skills in engineering and technology fields. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including **APS scores** and essential prerequisites.

### Bachelor of Architecture (BArch)

#### Bachelor of Architecture (BArch)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 25**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: Master of Architecture (MArch) and Doctor of Architecture (DArch).

#### Bachelor of Architecture (Extended)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 25**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: MArch and DArch.

### Bachelor of Geomatics (BGeomatics)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 25**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Geomatics.

### Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BEngTech)

#### BEngTech in Chemical Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Recommended Subjects**: Engineering Graphics and Design, Mechanical Technology**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, Master of Engineering (MEng), Doctorate of Engineering (DEng) in Chemical Engineering.

#### BEngTech in Civil Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Civil Engineering.

#### BEngTech in Electrical Engineering

**Campus**: eMalahleni**APS Score**: 30**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Electrical Engineering.

#### BEngTech in Industrial Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Industrial Engineering.

#### BEng in Materials Engineering (Polymer Technology)

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Polymer Technology.

#### BEngTech in Mechanical Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Mechanical Engineering.

#### BEngTech in Mechatronics Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Mechatronic Engineering.

#### BEngTech in Metallurgical Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 28**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 5, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 5**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Metallurgical Engineering.

### Diploma Courses

#### Diploma in Building Science

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 26**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 3, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip) in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, PGDip in Quantity Surveying, and Master of Building Science (MBuiSci).

#### Diploma in Electrical Engineering

**Campus**: eMalahleni**APS Score**: 26**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, BEngTechHons, MEng, DEng in Electrical Engineering.

#### Diploma in Geomatics

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 23**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip in Geomatics.

#### Diploma in Industrial Design

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip in Industrial Design.

### Higher Certificate Courses

#### Higher Certificate in Construction Engineering: Material Testing

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Recommended Subjects**: Civil Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design**Further Study Opportunities**: Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BEngTech) in Civil Engineering.

#### Higher Certificate in Construction Engineering: Water and Waste

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTech in Civil Engineering.

#### Higher Certificate in Electrical Engineering

**Campus**: eMalahleni**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Recommended Subjects**: Electrical Technology**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTech in Electrical Engineering.

#### Higher Certificate in Industrial Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Recommended Subjects**: Mechanical Technology**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTech in Industrial Engineering.

#### Higher Certificate in Mechanical Engineering

**Campus**: Pretoria**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Mathematics/Technical Mathematics Level 4, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences Level 3**Recommended Subjects**: Mechanical Technology**Further Study Opportunities**: BEngTech in Mechanical Engineering.

These Higher Certificate programmes provide a strong foundation for advancing into **Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BEngTech)** degrees, enabling students to gain both theoretical and practical knowledge essential for the engineering sector.

## Faculty of Humanities Courses and Requirements

The **Faculty of Humanities** at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) offers a comprehensive range of Bachelor of Education (BEd) degrees designed to prepare students for careers in teaching across various educational phases and specialisations. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including **APS scores** and key subject prerequisites.

### Bachelor of Education (BEd) Courses

#### BEd in Foundation Phase Teaching

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 25**Language Requirement**:- Level 5 for Home Language
- Level 4 for First Additional Language

**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics or Level 5 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: Bachelor of Education Honours (BEdHons), Master of Education (MEd), Doctor of Education (DEd).

#### BEd in Intermediate Phase Teaching

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 25**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics or Level 5 for Mathematical Literacy

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 4 for a combination of any two of the following subjects: Life Sciences, Physical Science, History, Geography

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

### BEd in Senior Phase and Further Education and Training Teaching (Specialisations)

#### Specialisation in Agriculture

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 4 for Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Management Practice, Agricultural Technology, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, or Technical Sciences

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

#### Specialisation in Consumer Sciences

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 4 for Consumer Studies, Hospitality Studies, or Tourism

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

#### Specialisation in Economic and Management Sciences

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 4 for Accounting, Business Studies, or Economics

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

#### Specialisation in Information Technology

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Information Technology

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

#### Specialisation in Mathematics

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics and Life Sciences or Level 4 for Mathematics and Physical Sciences

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

#### Specialisation in Physical Education

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics, Technical Mathematics, or Mathematical Literacy

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 4 for Life Sciences

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

#### Specialisation in Sciences

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics and Life Sciences or Physical Sciences

**Further Study Opportunities**: BEdHons, MEd, DEd.

These BEd programmes provide a solid foundation for educators with a focus on advancing to **Honours, Master’s, and Doctorate levels** in Education, paving the way for impactful careers in teaching and educational leadership.

### Bachelor of Education (BEd) Courses

#### BEd in Senior Phase and Further Education and Training Teaching (Specialisation in Technology)

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 4 for Civil Technology, Electrical Technology, Mechanical Technology, Engineering Graphics and Design, or Physical Sciences

**Further Study Opportunities**: Bachelor of Education Honours (BEdHons), Master of Education (MEd), Doctor of Education (DEd).

### Diploma in Adult and Community Education and Training (Specialisations)

#### Specialisation in Agriculture

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 3 for Agricultural Management Practice, Agricultural Sciences, Life Sciences, Agricultural Technology, or Physical Sciences

**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip) in Adult and Community Education and Training Teaching.

#### Specialisation in Civil Technology

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 3 for Mathematics, Technical Mathematics, or Engineering Graphics and Design

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 3 for Civil Technology or Physical Science

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip in Adult and Community Education and Training Teaching.

#### Specialisation in Consumer Sciences

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip in Adult and Community Education and Training Teaching.

#### Specialisation in Economics and Management

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 3 for Accounting or Business Studies

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip in Adult and Community Education and Training Teaching.

#### Specialisation in Electrical and Mechanical

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics

**Additional Subject Requirement**:- Level 3 for Physical Science or Technical Science

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip in Adult and Community Education and Training Teaching.

#### Specialisation in Languages

**Campus**: Soshanguve North (SN)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Additional Language Requirement**:- Level 4 for another official language offered in the programme

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip in Adult and Community Education and Training Teaching.

### Diploma in Correctional and Rehabilitation Studies

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip and Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Correctional and Rehabilitation Studies.

These programmes are designed to support career growth in educational, community, and correctional services, with further academic pathways into **Advanced Diplomas and Postgraduate Diplomas** in specialised fields.

## Faculty of ICT Courses and Requirements

The **Faculty of ICT** at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) offers a range of diploma programmes in computer science, informatics, information technology, and multimedia computing. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including **APS scores** and subject prerequisites.

### Diploma Courses

#### Diploma in Computer Science

**Campuses**: Soshanguve South (SS), eMalahleni (E), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 26 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 28 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 5 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 7 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip), Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Master of Computing (MComputing), Doctorate of Computing (DComputing) in Computer Science.

#### Diploma in Computer Science (Extended)

**Campuses**: Soshanguve South (SS), eMalahleni (E), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**:- 23 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 25 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 6 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Computer Science.

#### Diploma in Computer Systems Engineering

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**: 26**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 5 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics

**Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Computer Systems Engineering.

#### Diploma in Computer Systems Engineering (Extended)

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**: 23**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics

**Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Computer Systems Engineering.

#### Diploma in Informatics

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**:- 26 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 28 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 5 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 7 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Informatics.

#### Diploma in Informatics (Extended)

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**:- 23 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 25 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 6 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Informatics.

#### Diploma in Information Technology

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**:- 26 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 28 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 5 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 7 for Mathematical Literacy

**Physical Science Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Information Technology.

#### Diploma in Information Technology (Extended)

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**:- 23 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 25 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 6 for Mathematical Literacy

**Physical Science Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Information Technology.

#### Diploma in Multimedia Computing

**Campus**: Soshanguve South (SS)**APS Score**:- 26 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 28 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**:- Level 5 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 7 for Mathematical Literacy

**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MComputing, DComputing in Multimedia Computing.

These programmes provide a pathway to **advanced studies** and equip students with critical skills in ICT, offering numerous career opportunities in **software development, network engineering, multimedia, and systems support** across various industries.

## Faculty of Management Sciences Courses and Requirements

The **Faculty of Management Sciences** at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) offers a variety of diploma programmes in management, tourism, human resources, and other business-related fields. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including **APS scores** and specific prerequisites.

### Diploma Courses

#### Diploma in Administrative Information Management

**Campuses**: eMalahleni (E), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**: 19**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip), Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Master of Management Sciences (MMSc), Doctor of Management Sciences (DMSc) in Administrative Information Management.

#### Diploma in Administrative Management (Finance)

**Campus**: Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Mathematics, Commercial subjects**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip in Administrative Management.

#### Diploma in Adventure Tourism Management

**Campus**: Mbombela (M)**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Business Studies, Geography, Tourism Studies**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Tourism Management.

#### Diploma in Casino Resort Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 25**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Business Studies, Geography, Hospitality Studies, Tourism**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip in related hospitality and tourism fields.

#### Diploma in Contact Centre Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 19**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc in Contact Centre Management.

#### Diploma in Credit Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip in Credit Management.

#### Diploma in Ecotourism Management

**Campus**: Mbombela (M)**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Business Studies, Geography, Hospitality Studies, Life Sciences, Tourism**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Tourism Management.

#### Diploma in Event Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Business Studies, Hospitality Studies, Tourism**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc in Tourism Management.

#### Diploma in Food Operations Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: MMSc in Food Operations Management.

#### Diploma in Hospitality Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 23**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Hospitality Management.

#### Diploma in Human Resource Management

**Campuses**: eMalahleni (E), Polokwane (Po)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Human Resources Management.

#### Diploma in Marketing

**Campus**: Mbombela (M)**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Accounting, Business Studies, Economics**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Marketing.

#### Diploma in Sport Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Accounting, Business Studies, Economics**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip in Sport Management.

#### Diploma in Tourism Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Business Studies, Geography, Hospitality Studies, Travel and Tourism**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Tourism Management.

#### Diploma in Supply Chain Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 22**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Commercial subjects**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MMSc, DMSc in Supply Chain Management.

### Higher Certificate Courses

#### Higher Certificate in Contact Centre Management

**Campus**: Multiple campuses**APS Score**: 20**English Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: Diploma in Contact Centre Management.

These programmes allow students to pursue advanced qualifications and careers in **management, tourism, human resources, supply chain, and more**, supporting diverse business, public sector, and entrepreneurial opportunities.

## Faculty of Science Courses and Requirements

The **Faculty of Science** at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) offers diploma and bachelor’s programmes in agricultural and health sciences. Below are the **courses and admission requirements**, including **APS scores** and specific subject prerequisites.

### Agricultural Sciences

#### Diploma in Animal Sciences

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 19 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 20 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Agricultural Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip), Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Master of Agricultural Sciences (MAgricSci), PhD in Science (Animal Production).

#### Diploma in Crop Production

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 19 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 20 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAgricSci, PhD in Science (Crop Sciences).

#### Diploma in Equine Science

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 19 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 20 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAgricSci, PhD in Science (Animal Production).

#### Diploma in Horticulture

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 25 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 26 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, Master of Applied Sciences (MAppSci), PhD in Science (Horticulture).

#### Diploma in Landscape Technology

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 25 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 26 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Landscape Technology).

#### Diploma in Nature Conservation

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 24 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Nature Conservation).

#### Diploma in Wildlife Management

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 24 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 25 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Wildlife Management).

### Health Sciences

#### Bachelor of Environmental Health (BEnvironmental Health)

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: Master of Health Sciences (MHealthSci), PhD in Science (Environmental Health).

#### Bachelor of Nursing (BNursing)

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**: 25**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: Master of Nursing (MNursing), PhD in Science (Nursing).

#### Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MPharmSci), PhD in Science (Pharmaceutical Sciences).

#### Bachelor of Radiography in Diagnostics (BRad Diagnostic)

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Radiography).

#### Bachelor of Health Sciences in Biokinetics (BHSci Biokinetics)

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Biokinetics).

#### Bachelor of Health Sciences in Clinical Technology (BHSci Clinical Technology)

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Clinical Technology).

#### Bachelor of Health Sciences in Medical Laboratory Science (BHSci Medical Laboratory Science)

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Medical Laboratory Science).

#### Bachelor of Health Sciences in Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics (BHSci Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics)

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics).

#### Bachelor of Health Sciences in Veterinary Technology (BHSci Veterinary Technology)

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Science Requirements**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics, Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences, Life Sciences or Agricultural Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Veterinary Technology).

### Health Sciences

#### Diploma in Dental Technology

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**:- 19 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 20 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, or Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: None specified; career as a dental technician working in dental labs.

#### Diploma in Kinesiology and Coaching Science

**Campus**: Pretoria (Pr)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 3**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 3 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 4 for Mathematical Literacy**Further Study Opportunities**: Advanced Diploma (AdvDip), Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip), Master of Applied Sciences (MAppSci), PhD in Science (Kinesiology and Coaching Science).

#### Diploma in Somatic Therapy

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**:- 22 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 23 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics Requirement**: Level 4 for Mathematics/Technical Mathematics or Level 5 for Mathematical Literacy**Recommended Subjects**: Life Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: MHealthSci, PhD in Science (Somatic Therapy).

### Natural Sciences

#### Bachelor of Science in Industrial Chemistry (BSc Industrial Chemistry)

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 24**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 5 for both Mathematics and Physical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: None specified; career in various industrial chemistry roles.

#### Diploma in Analytical Chemistry

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Chemistry).

#### Diploma in Biotechnology

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Biotechnology).

#### Diploma in Environmental Sciences

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Environmental Sciences).

#### Diploma in Fire Technology

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar) and Distance Education (D)**APS Score**: N/A (for working professionals)**Entry Requirements**: Three years’ relevant work experience and certifications in HAZMAT and Fire Fighter courses**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Fire Technology).

#### Diploma in Food Technology

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Food Technology).

#### Diploma in Geology

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Geology).

#### Diploma in Industrial Physics

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Industrial Physics).

#### Diploma in Water Science and Technology

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**: 21**English Requirement**: Level 4**Mathematics and Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 4 for both Mathematics/Technical Mathematics and Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: AdvDip, PGDip, MAppSci, PhD in Science (Water Science and Technology).

### Higher Certificate Courses

#### Higher Certificate in Resource and Waste Management

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**:- 18 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 21 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 3**Further Study Opportunities**: Diploma in Environmental Sciences.

#### Higher Certificate in Water Treatment

**Campus**: Arcadia (Ar)**APS Score**:- 18 (with Mathematics/Technical Mathematics)
- 21 (with Mathematical Literacy)

**English Requirement**: Level 3**Physical Sciences Requirement**: Level 3 for Physical Sciences/Technical Sciences**Further Study Opportunities**: Diploma in Water Science and Technology.

These programmes provide a path to **advanced qualifications** and career opportunities in **dental technology, kinesiology, somatic therapy, industrial chemistry, biotechnology, and environmental sciences**, supporting roles in industries such as **health, chemistry, food technology, and water science**.

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