QuestionsCategory: Applicationsclosing-application-date
Sinovuyo Sonkwatsha asked 6 months ago

I would like to study at Buffalo city college but when I’m trying to apply online it always give me problems.
Am I late for the first semester application

1 Answers
admin Staff answered 5 months ago

Here is how the application process goes:

How to Apply

Copy Certified of latest school report / statement of result / Grade 9 or higher / GET Certificate / ABET Level 4 Certificate / N1 / A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment to meet the requirements for access

  • 3 certified copies of ID of Learner
  • 3 certified copies of ID of Parent/Legal Guardian
  • One ID size photo

Applicants will undergo a placement test before submitting an application for the programme of their interest. The placement test takes place in September every year and students need to book in advance in order to write the test.
Advertisements for placement test booking dates can be found of the college website, local newspapers and social media pages (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter). An ID and Proof of Booking will be required on the day of the placement test.
Applicants will undergo two tests on the day. A numeracy and language (English) test. The pass mark for each test is 50%. Students will only receive results 5-10 days after the test date. Students need to pass both tests in order to be issued an application form.
If you are interested in pursuing any one of the Engineering qualifications you need to have passed pure Mathematics in the grade passed.
Duration
The Programme takes 3 years to complete and the student will be issued with a certificate for each of the level successfully completed (Level, 2 Level 3 and 4). Level 4 is equivalent to grade 12. Each level takes a year to complete.