College of Agriculture, Engineering
and Science (CAES)

Late Applications

We still have limited places available in our first-year programmes for funded or self-funded students.

Closing date: 11 February 2022

First Year Students can register during 7 - 10 February 2022.

Minimum requirements

To be accepted, applicants need to meet the following minimum requirements:

  • ENGINEERING: a matric point score of 33, and a minimum matric pass of 65% for Core Maths and Physics.

  • AGRICULTURE AND SCIENCE: a matric point score of 28, and a minimum matric pass of 50% for Core Maths and any Science.

  • ACCESS PROGRAMME: a matric point score of 26, and a minimum matric pass of 40% for Core Maths and any Science.

How to Apply 

  • Download an application form (below)
  • Late application fee is R420
  • Email the application form with the required documents to:

No late applications will be accepted for international students

Undergraduate prospectus

Our professional degrees are structured programmes in the applied sciences that stretch over four/ five years of full-time study. Take a look at our offerings from page 80 in the prospectus.

Centre for Academic Success in Science and Engineering (CASSE)

CASSE is an Alternative Access and Academic Support Programme that caters for prospective students whose academic potential was not realised due to a disadvantaged educational background.

Interested applicants should contact the College Office:

Engineering (Howard College):

  • 031 260 3218/3847

Science and Agriculture (Westville):

  • 031 260 8047/7515/8847

Science and Agriculture (Pietermaritzburg):

  • 033 260 5420/5284