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2019 Registrations

Detailed registration information and final registration dates are available in the registration booklet (download here), and the ability to register will not be possible before January 2019.


Registration Dates 2019

Undergraduate Registration (Including BTech programmes)

  • The registration timeframes may vary. 

Postgraduate Registration MTech/ Masters/ MEd and DTech/ Doctoral/ DEd programmes.

Closing date:

  • First-time registering students (Full Research M and D programmes)  31 May 2019
  • Returning students (Full Research M and D programmes)  01 March 2019
  • MTech/ Masters (course-based programmes)  01 March 2019

First-year/ First-time

Online and off-campus registrations students open as early as 14 January 2019 for some programmes.

Returning students

Some programmes have been identified for off-campus online registrations as early as 7 January 2019.


Registration guide

Online registration is the primary registration mode for 2019, and all students are required to register online (except for a small number of qualifications listed in the registration schedules).

NOTE: that all international students must register on campus, and must first report at the following venues for international clearance before proceeding with registration. 

Students must Register Online before the on-campus support dates which will be published soon and can register from the comfort of your own home, or wherever you have internet access.

If you register off-campus, email assistance will be available, refer to the registration booklet.

If you experience problems that cannot be resolved via email or phone, you can register in one of the dedicated computer laboratories specifically allocated for on-line registration support.

Specifications for your computer: Internet Explorer 7 or higher, with Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 or higher. No other browsers are certified for online registration at CPUT.

There is an online registration support document for students that will help you deal with possible problems. This document is available on our website under the heading Registration.

First-Year Welcoming

The Vice-Chancellor of the University will address all registering first-year students as indicated:

Wellington Campus:

  • Tuesday, 29 January 2019  at 10:00 

District Six, Granger Bay and Mowbray Campuses:

  • Wednesday, 30 January 2019 held at District 6 Campus at 10:00

Bellville Campus:

  • Thursday, 31 January 2019 at 10:00
  1. Parents, spouses and partners are welcome to attend
  2. Attendance is compulsory for all first-year students


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