MUT strives to offer students an unforgettable campus life by providing valuable academic programming, academic support services to enhance students’ progress, leadership and entrepreneurial development programmes, an active sports culture, and a sense of community service. In 2014, the MUT campus was declared an alcohol-free zone.
Our students represent all the nine South African provinces and beyond the South African boarders.
MUT identifies teaching and learning as its core business and therefore seeks to excel in academic learning and achievement
MUT Application Closing Dates
Important closing dates:
Faculty of Engineering – first semester applications – 30 September
Faculty of Engineering – second semester applications – 31 May
Faculty of Natural Sciences – 30 September
Analytical Chemistry – second semester applications – 31 May
Faculty of Management Sciences – 30 September
Applications submitted after 30 September accumulate a late application fee determined by the CAO.
MUT Application Status
Checking the progress of your application
MUT Online Application
You may also apply online by going to www.cao.ac.za, click on the apply tab, then click on apply now, and follow the easy application process.
MUT Application Form
Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) Online Registration Usually takes place in January or February of every year.
How to apply to MUT
All first year applications are submitted through the Central Applications Office (CAO). This is a simplified way of applying for more than one programme, using one application form, and paying a single application fee. Use your unique CAO number as a reference when paying the application fee. We advise prospective students to choose MUT as a first choice.
Application forms can be downloaded from the CAO website, www.cao.ac.za. You may also apply online by going to www.cao.ac.za, click on the apply tab, then click on apply now, and follow the easy application process. The CAO number appears in tear-off slip on the CAO application form
MUT Admission Requirements
Each faculty stipulates admission requirements based on points aggregate calculated from the best five subjects presented by the prospective student. Over and above the points system, some departments administer a compulsory entrance test. Not all applicants who meet the minimum requirements can be accepted due to limited space. The selection process prioritises the best qualified applicants and those who selected MUT as their first or second choice.
Minimum Entrance Requirements
- National Senior Certificate with a diploma pass or N3 with 50% pass in Mathematics and English
- A minimum of 5 subjects with level 4 pass for diploma study and level 3 for Access Courses
- English Home Language or First Additional language, level 4 pass
- Specific subject combination and pass level relevant to the qualification
- Minimum points as per faculty requirement and as listed on the CAO handbook
Courses Offered At MUT
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
Mechanical Engineering. Find Full List of MUT Courses Offered here
MUT Contact Details
Application and admissions call centre – 031 819 9280 / 9282 / 9284 / 9286 / 9287
Switchboard – 031 907 7111
Admission enquiries – 031 907 7181
Faculty of Engineering – 031 907 7172
Faculty of Management Sciences – 031 907 7452
Faculty of Natural Sciences – 031 907 7678
Financial Aid Bureau – 031 907 7106
Schools Liaison Office – 031 907 7194