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TVET Colleges that are open for 2024 third trimester applications

By Zanele · Jun 10, 2024
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TVET colleges are now accepting third trimester applications for the 2024 academic year. If you are unsure about which career path to follow and which institution to enrol to, consider applying for engineering courses at TVET colleges for trimester 3.

 

TVET Colleges that are open for 2024 Third Trimester applications

We have compiled a comprehensive list of all TVET colleges that are open for 2024 third trimester applications. Do not miss an opportunity to further your studies, APPLY NOW while there's still time. To discover new TVET colleges accepting third trimester applications for 2024, visit this page weekly. This list is constantly updated.

 

List of TVET colleges that are open for 2024 third trimester applications:

 

AVAILABLE COURSES FOR THIRD TRIMESTER 

The following courses are available for 2024 third trimester applications:

  • Civil Engineering N1-N6
  • Electrical Engineering N1-N6
  • Mechanical Engineering N1-N6
  • Chemical Engineering N1-N6
  • Boiler Making N1-N6

 

How to apply at TVET colleges in South Africa

Applying for the third trimester at a TVET college is a straightforward process. Prospective students can apply online through the college's website or the coltech platform. Follow the steps below on how to apply at TVET colleges in South Africa.

  • First visit the desired TVET college website or coltech 
  • Write a placement test (This is compulsory in other TVET colleges)
  • Click on the "Apply" tab (After you have written your placement test)
  • Fill in your personal details, next of kin details and your results
  • Choose the courses you want to apply for
  • Upload the certified and scanned documents
  • Submit your application
  • You will get a confirmation that your application has been submitted successfully. In other colleges you will receive a student number after submitting your application.

 

Majority of South African TVET colleges use the coltech platform to allow applicants to do the online application. If a particular TVET college uses the coltech platform, the application process will slightly be different. Follow the steps below on how to apply at TVET colleges in South Africa using the coltech platform.

  • You can either start by choosing the course you want to apply for or by registering an account
  • Fill in your personal details, next of kin details and your results
  • Upload the certified and scanned documents
  • With the coltech platform, you won't receive a student number after submitting your online application.

Please note that all the TVET colleges that use the coltech platform require the same password and username. For example if you have applied at Esayidi college and now you want to apply at Majuba college, you will use the same login details. 

Username is your ID number. Don't forget to write the placement test before or after the online application. Your application will not be considered if you have not written the placement test.

 

Admission Requirements for third trimester Engineering courses at TVET colleges in South Africa

 NATED COURSES

In order to apply for NATED courses in TVET colleges you need to have passed your; 

To enter N4 –  Grade 12 OR N3 OR NCV L4
To enter N5 – N4 Certificate
To enter N6 – N5 Certificate
To apply for a National N-Diploma – N6 Certificate plus 2 000 hours of practical experience in industry (to be logged in a prescribed logbook).
 

N1-N3 COURSES

In order to apply for N1-3 courses you need to meet the following requirements: 

N1: Minimum of Grade 11 and you must be registered as an apprentice with a company. 
N2: N1 or equivalent
N3: N2 or equivalent

 

TVET colleges Required Documents

To apply successfully in TVET colleges for third trimester, you need to attach the following documents:

  1. Your certified ID copy
  2. Your certified matric certificate or your grade 9/10/11 final report
  3. Your parent/next of kin certified ID copy
  4. Your proof of residence
  5. Your photo (some colleges)

 

Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) colleges in South Africa follow a unique academic calendar. Instead of the conventional two-semester system, they operate on a trimester system, dividing the academic year into three terms. This system provides accelerated study options to students, allowing them to pursue their education more flexibly.

With dedication and hard work, a TVET college education can equip you with the skills and experience needed for a successful and fulfilling career. Take action today and secure your spot at a TVET college for 2024! Don't let this second chance slip away.

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