thinking beyond

This information is relevant for prospective students who were identified to write the selection test for and planning to commence studies in January of 2021.

If it was not communicated to you that you should write the selection test, it is not necessary.

The Central University of Technology via the Wellness Centre administers the selection for prospective students. Selection/ Admissions tests are conducted to give an alternative opportunity to students who do not meet the minimum admission requirements of 27 points. The selection testing combines a series of tests which assesses aptitude and proficiency in English. Other courses will have departmental tests and interest questionnaires. This will be advised during the testing process.

Can I prepare for an aptitude/proficiency test?

  • There is no work you can study for an aptitude or a proficiency test. The tests are designed to assess knowledge and skills you already have.
  • The test takes about 3 ½ hours to complete.

What to bring to the testing centre:

  • Proof: CUT letter permitting you to write a selection OR the online status message
  • Copy of Matric certificate /Grade 12 Results
  • Copy of FET qualifications if applicable
  • Copy of ID document
  • You will be provided with a pencil and eraser.
  • Cell phones and calculators are not permitted.

How do I access the results? After administration, Wellness Centre will process results within two days of writing and send them to faculties for the final decision. You are welcome to contact the relevant person in your programme for the outcome.

Selection tests are not NBT’s, the National Benchmark Test information can be found here.

Selection Test Schedule

Read this document before continuing: Selection tests in 2020 during COVID-19 (PDF)

Bloemfontein Campus

DATE AND TIME

VENUE

COURSES




22-OCT-2020@8H00

Prosperitas Auditorium

Central University of Technology (Bloemfontein)

Bachelor of Education (All specializations),

 IT,

Engineering,

Construction,

Quantity Surveying,

Language and Media Studies

09-NOV-20 @ 8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall, Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Public,

Office,

HR

Community Development

Marketing

10-NOV-20 @ 8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall, Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Hospitality

Tourism

Clinical Technology,

 Medical Laboratory Sciences,

Radiography,

Agricultural Management

11-NOV-20@ 8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall, Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Hospitality

Tourism

Bachelor of Education (All specializations),

 IT,

Engineering,

Construction,

Quantity Surveying,

Language and Media Studies

12-NOV-20 @ 8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Public,

Office,

HR

Community Development

Marketing




16-NOV-20 @8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Public,

Office,

HR

Community Development

Marketing

17-NOV-20 @8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Hospitality

Tourism

Clinical Technology,

 Medical Laboratory Sciences,

Radiography,

Agricultural Management

Somatology

19-NOV-20 @8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Hospitality

Tourism

Bachelor of Education (All specializations),

 IT,

Engineering,

Construction,

Quantity Surveying,

Language and Media Studies

20-NOV-20 @8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Public,

Office,

HR

Community Development

Marketing

23-NOV-20 @8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Bachelor of Education (All specializations),

 IT,

Engineering,

Construction,

Quantity Surveying,

Language and Media Studies

24-NOV-20@ 8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Hospitality,

 Tourism,

Clinical Technology,

 Medical Laboratory Sciences,

Radiography,

Agricultural Management

Somatology

26-NOV-20@8H00

Small Boet Troskie Hall

Central University of Technology

Bloemfontein

Hospitality

Tourism

Bachelor of Education (All specializations),

 IT,

Engineering,

Construction,

Quantity Surveying,

Language and Media Studies





  

Welkom Campus


Selection Bookings for Welkom Campus must be send to Ms Mpuru at mmpuru@cut.ac.za

DATES

VENUE

COURSE

28-Sept-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

01-Oct-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

05-Oct-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

08-Oct-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

12-Oct-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

15-Oct-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

19-Oct-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

16-Nov-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

19-Nov-20 @ 09h00

N117

Thutong Building

Central University of Technology

Welkom

Limited to courses utilizing selection tests for admissions

EXCLUDING HOSPITALITY & TOURISM

Outside Centres: Kimberley and Bethlehem

Date & Time

Venue

Courses

16 November 2020

@

14h00

BETHLEHEM:

Voortrekker High School

3 West Street

Bethlehem, Free State

ALL COURSES-EXCEPT HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

17 November 2020

@

14h00

KIMBERLEY

Kimberley Garden Court

120 Du Toitspan Road, Kimberley, Northern Cape,

ALL COURSES-EXCEPT HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

Important Information about booking your date

No dates not indicated above can be booked. Make sure when you complete the form, the date you indicate is from the table above.

Uploaded: 16 October 2020
Bloemfontein Campus
  • Kenke Mirriam
  • Tel: +27 (0)51 507 3705
  • mkenke@cut.ac.za
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Welkom Campus
  • Liesl Hoare
  • Tel: +27(0)57 910 3656
  • lhoare@cut.ac.za
  • View details
Welkom Campus
  • Mpho Mpuru
  • Tel: +(0)57 910 3619
  • mmpuru@cut.ac.za
  • View details
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