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2021 Online Registration Information

All registration processes for 2021 will be done online due to COVID-19 regulations and guidelines. 

Prospective students are not allowed access to either the Bloemfontein or Welkom campuses at the moment.

2021 Registration dates

Late registration will take place until Wednesday, 21 April 2021.

First-time entrant postgraduate students can register from 05 March 2021 to 21 April 2021 (master’s and doctoral students).   

Watch: Virtual Orientation

The first day of lectures: Tuesday, 06 April 2021

New students (first-years)

Registration dates are 5  to 10 March 2021 (extended to Wednesday, 21 April 2021).

Faculty of Health & Environmental Sciences

Faculty of Management Sciences

Faculty of Humanities

Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and & Information Technology

First time entering students may continue to register.

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Senior students

Registration dates are 11 to 16 March 2021 (extended to Wednesday, 21 April 2021).

Faculty of Health & Environmental Sciences

Faculty of Management Sciences

Faculty of Humanities

Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and & Information Technology

Senior students may continue to register.

Go to Online Registration

Online registration Step-by-step guide

Downloadable documents

  1. 2021 Registration Guide (PDF)
  2. 2021 Financial Registration Guidelines (PDF)   
  3. CUT Online Registration step by step instructions (PDF)

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Prospective students apply through CACH

Prospective students who would like to apply may do so via the Central Application Clearing House (CACH) system for centralised applications to institutions in South Africa. The system will open after matric results have released. Follow the Facebook page for updates.

The applicants should contact CACH via a standard SMS by sending/texting their full name (first name and surname) and ID number to 31629 or sign-up online at Central Application Clearing House (CACH).

2020 Grade 12 learners

CUT is busy reviewing your application and you may check your status using your ID number. Click here, CUT Check Status.

Current Grade 12's do not have to bring their statements of results to the university as we are minimising movements due to COVID-19 regulations and guidelines.

Note that we receive your results from the Department of Education and all statuses will be communicated as we finalise.

Postgraduate students

First-time entry Master’s and Doctoral students

Registration dates are 5 March 2021 to 21 April 2021.
Contact your faculty for more information.

Late registration

Subject additions and cancellations take place from 17 March 2021 to 21 April 2021.

Subject cancellation | Suspension of studies | Suspension of Residence Accommodation

Closing date 21 April 2021.

  1. Cancellation course control e-form on Student Portal
  2. Download the Cancellation How-to User Manual (PDF) for assistance.

Need help with registrations?

Different groups have been created per Faculty. We ask that you join your faculty group.

  1. Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology 
  2. Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences
  3. Faculty of Management Sciences
  4. Faculty of Humanities

Groups are active on weekdays between 08:00-16:30.

For queries, e-mail apply@cut.ac.za

Uploaded: 17 May 2021