COURSE: NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN CIVIL ENGINEERING

National Diploma in Civil Engineering
Type:
N/A
Duration:
1 Year Practical / 2 Years Full Time

Introduction


This programme consists of two years of full-time study at NMMU and one year in industry undergoing experiential training.

Take note: After completion of the national diploma and a minimum of three years industrial experience a candidate may apply to the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) for registration as a technician.


Admission requirements


(Please note that these are the specific programme admission requirements - the university has its own minimum admission requirements.)

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS

  • Admission Points Score of 34.

  • Minimum NSC requirements for diploma entry must be met.

  • English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40-49%).

  • NSC achievement rating of at least 4 (50-59%) for Mathematics.

  • NSC achievement rating of at least 4 (50-59%) for Physical Sciences.

  • Applicants with an Admission Points Score between 26 and 33 may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.

  • An N3 Certificate with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics and Engineering Science and two languages at senior certificate level.


Recommended NSC subjects:

Engineering Graphics & Design

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008
Senior Certificate or equivalent qualification with pass marks in Physical Science, Mathematics and English (minimum HG=E or SG=D)

Or

  • A 60% pass on N3 Engineering Maths and Engineering Science plus Grade 12 Languages.

  • Learners must score at least 27 points on the university’s SPS rating scale.

  • Applicants who do not meet the requirements for direct admission, and who have an SPS of 18 or higher, may be referred to write the Access Assessment Battery before a decision is made on whether or not to admit the applicant to the course.


Careers: Transportation Engineering, Urban Engineering, Water Engineering, Engineering, Civil Engineering

For more info: NMMU



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