How to Apply to Vaal University of Technology

 How to Apply to Vaal University of Technology

UT  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:

For any enquires related to your application, contact the VUT admissions office on

Application Fees

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


Vaal University of Technology

Account Number: 530 861 945

Branch Code: 632005

(Reference: Applicant’s ID number)

Important: if you submit your application by Email, you need to pay via direct bank deposit. Apply at least 4 days before registration! (Better eve, at least a week before)

  • pay directly at the VUT’s finance department (credit/debit card or cash)

For more details regarding application fees and payment methods, turn to the VUT website directly

Dates to Remember

Applications Closing Date for studies: Information to follow

Applications Closing Dates for res: Information to follow

Submitting Results and Documents

The following documents need to be submitted with your application form:

  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of Grade 11 or latest Grade 12 results
  • Proof of payment of the application fee


General Enquiries: + 27 (0)16 950 9924 / 9925

Switchboard: Tel + 27 (0)16 950 9500

Call Centre: +27 16 950 9000

E-mail: [email protected]

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