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2023 Applications

Applications for 2023 will open on 01 June 2022 and close on 30 September 2022.

There will be no second-semester applications for 2022. 


Programmes Offered

Visit Programmes Offered for a full A to Z list of programmes at CUT. 

What documents should I have ready for application?

  1. Current Matriculants: upload Final Grade 11 results or June results.
  2. Already Matriculated applicants: you will have to upload your certified ID and Senior Certificate.
  3. Higher Qualifications than matric: you will have to upload your certified ID, Senior Certificate, your qualification(s) and study record.
  4. Postgraduate Applicants: Visit the Head of the Department / Assistant Deans, Research Innovation and Engagement to discuss research project for Masters or Doctorate study before applying online, see link for more information https://www.cut.ac.za/graduate-school.

Application to the CUT is free

Individuals are promoting that they can assist prospective students in applying. The Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) would like to warn all prospective students that there is no way other than the process described here for application.

If you are asked for money to assist you with your application, you are being swindled by scammers.

No application fee. No authorised consultants to assist with the application.

Ready to apply?

Need more information?

Application feedback

  • Allow for a 4 to 6 week period for feedback from date of application.
  • You can use the online system to Check Application Status.

Apply Online

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Need help?

Have trouble with the system PIN or student number?

We have been receiving several enquiries about PIN and/or Student number for the application system. A guide has been created to assist. 

Download the Retrieve CUT PIN and/or Student nr steps.pdf (PDF)

Watch: Step-by-step How to Apply Online - A System Guide 2022

Download the How to Apply Online - A System Guide (PDF)

E-mail enquiries to apply@cut.ac.za

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