CPUT Application Dates/Registration Dates 2021/2022


The Cape Peninsula University of Technology, CPUT Application Dates/Registration Dates for 2021 academic session has been announced to the public.

Academic Calendar

“Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Application Dates/Registration Dates. www.cput.ac.za Events Date, CPUT Academic Calendar, available below.”

Beraportal.com has made essence the importance you’ll need the CPUT Application/Registration Date. This Structure has been put together for Undergraduates, Postgraduate, Diploma, Masters online registration student of the 2021/2022 academic year.

CPUT Application Dates/Registration Dates

The important application and closing dates for CPUT are as follows;


  • All courses – April


  • Design Courses (portfolio submissions) – 31 July
  • All other courses – End of September

Application Fees:

Application fees can either be a cash payment (made directly at the Cashiers’ Office on your preferred campus), or a bank deposit.

Academic Calendar CPUT

Term dates
  Students Lecturing staff Admin staff
First term 13 February – 31 March 16 January – 31 March 5 January
Second term 18 April – 23 June 18 April – 23 June
Third term 17 July – 1 September 17 July – 1 September
Fourth term 11 September – 1 December 11 September – 15 December 20 December


Assessment, study and results dates
First semester Second semester
Assessment dates 22 May – 9 June 30 October – 17 November
Study week 15-19 May 30 October – 3 November
Results publication 23 June 8 December

Important University Dates

  • The cut-off date for April graduation exemption and recognition applications: 27 January
  • Mark changes approved by Senex for April graduation: 10 February
  • Master’s and Doctoral candidates: 24 February
  • The cut-off date for September graduation exemption and recognition applications: 28 July
  • Mark changes approved by Senex for April graduation: 11 August
  • Master’s and Doctoral candidates: 11 August
  • Autumn Graduation ceremonies: 27-31 March
  • Spring Graduation ceremonies: 15 September
  • Africa Day: 25 May
  • Mandela Day: 18 July
  • Summer Graduation: 14, 15 December

Public holidays

  • 1 January: New Year’s Day
  • 2 January: New Year’s Day (observed)
  • 20 March: University Holiday
  • 21 March: Human Rights Day
  • 14 April: Good Friday
  • 17 April: Family Day
  • 27 April: Freedom Day
  • 28 April: University Holiday
  • 1 May: Workers Day
  • 16 June: Youth Day
  • 9 August: Women’s Day
  • 24 September: Heritage Day
  • 25 September: Heritage Day (observed)
  • 16 December: Day of Reconciliation
  • 25 December: Christmas Day
  • 26 December: Day of Goodwill

Applications for the academic year intake opens in May for all undergraduate and postgraduate applicants.

NB: Changes to Higher Education Qualifications in South Africa HERE

Only online applications are acceptable unless otherwise stipulated in the table below:

Application Type

Mode of Application

SA citizens currently in Grade 12 (SA matric type)  ONLINE applications ONLY
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
SA citizens who have passed Grade 12 or any other SA matric type/ qualification • ONLINE applications ONLY
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
SA citizens transferring from other institutions • ONLINE applications ONLY
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
SA CPUT students with a break in their studies of 1 year and more  ONLINE applications
• No application fee chargeable
• No manual applications are acceptable
RPL applications (Recognition of Prior Learning)  MANUAL applications ONLY – click here for RPL information and application procedures 
• R100 application fee chargeable
Non-SA citizens (International) including Refugee and Permanent Residency applicants  MANUAL applications ONLY – click here for International applicants information and procedures
• R100 application fee chargeable
SA citizens who have passed a non-SA matric/ qualification  MANUAL applications ONLY 
• R100 application fee chargeable

Closing Dates

Qualification Type

• SA citizenship (with a SA ID number)
• Permanent Residency with a valid SA identification
• Refugees with a valid Refugee permit*

• Non-South African Citizenship (without a SA ID number)

RPL Applications 30 June 30 June
Certificate & Higher Certificates 30 September 31 August
BEd Qualifications 30 September 31 August
Bachelor in Science 30 September 31 August
Bachelor’s Degree, B Tech & Advanced Diploma 30 September 31 August
Diploma & National Diploma 30 September 31 August
Fashion Design 30 September 31 August
Surface Design 30 September 31 August
Diploma Visual Communication Design (including ND Graphic Design) 30 September 31 August
Diploma Product Design (including ND 3D Design) 30 September 31 August
Interior Design 30 September 31 August
Jewellery & Manufacture Design 30 September 31 August
Architectural Technology 30 September 31 August
Post Graduate Diploma 30 September 31 August
Post Graduate Certificate (PGCE) 30 September 31 August
Honours Bachelors in Education 30 September 31 August
Master’s  & M Tech (Course-based) 30 September 31 August
Master’s Degree & M Tech (Full Research) 15 March 15 March
Doctoral Degree & D Tech 15 March 15 March


Therefore, if you are still unable to find the link(s) you are looking for, please visit the official website provided below, or could kindly drop a comment and we will give you a positive reply.

From the Link above, you can access the CPUT Application Dates/Registration Dates 2021.


  1. I need assistance I am desperate student looking for application in any faculty that Is open for this year i passed science @ level 6.life sciences 6 maths 3 english 4 LO 5.Tourism 4 CAT 4

  2. Hi there I have completed Travel and Tourism level4 and N6 certificate at College of Cape Town , I would to change my career to Teaching. Is it possible to apply with the Tourism level 4 / N6? If possible which teaching course would I be qualify to FET Or GET?


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