CPUT Admission Requirements 2019/2020

Cape Peninsula University of Technology Admission Requirements

CPUT Admission requirements

The Admission Requirements leaflet contains the admission requirements for all the courses presented at CPUT, as well as general admission information, qualification structures, and details about where each course is presented. Prospective students are encouraged to check the requirements of the course they want to study before applying.

View the Admission Requirements for 2019

Additional admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application. Applications without the additional requirements will not be considered.

Design and Architecture

Students applying for Architectural Technology, Interior Design, Visual Communication Design, Fashion, Jewellery Design and Manufacture and Product Design must submit a portfolio with their application and complete the biographical and cover page documents.

Portfolio Requirements

Biographical Document

Cover Page

Film and Video Technology

Students who wish to apply for Film and Video Technology must submit a letter of motivation with their application.

Letter of motivation

Optical dispensing

Students who wish to apply for the National Diploma Optical Dispensing must complete a separate questionnaire along with the application.

Optical dispensing questionnaire


Students who wish to apply for Radiography must complete a separate questionnaire along with their application.

Radiography cover letter

Radiography questionnaire


A student who wishes to apply for Somatology must complete a biographical questionnaire and must have a medical report completed by a medical practitioner. Both these documents must be submitted with their application.

Biographical questionnaire

Medical report

Tourism and Events Management

Students who wish to apply for Tourism and Event Management must submit a motivational letter with their application.

Motivational letter

Sport Management

Students who wish to apply for Sport Management must submit a questionnaire with their application.