Organisation : Port Elizabeth TVET College
Facility : Apply for Admission
Location : Dower
Apply for Admission :
Admission requirements :
** All students will be required to write the competency tests.
Related : SACS Application For Admission 2018 : www.southafricain.com/5459.html
Information Communication and Technology (ICT) :
** Mathematics is compulsory. Learners who do not have Mathematics at school will not be considered.
Engineering programmes :
** Mathematics is compulsory.
** Learners, who had Mathematical Literacy at school and achieved an 80% result, will be considered. Students with Grade 12 (passed or failed), or equivalent are the preferred applicants.
** Where students have passed Grade 9, Grade 10 and Grade 11 they may be considered subject to the results of a competency test.
** In Engineering, students who do not pass the competency test will be referred to the extended programme.
Safety in Society :
** No criminal record
** Not younger than 17 years
** South African Citizen
** No visible tattoos
** Being noted that the minimum requirement proposed by the Department of Higher Education for admission is Grade 11.
The admission requirements for other learners (non-NC (V)) :
** Vertical (Upward movement) articulation requirements must be met on the NQF structure
** Qualification specific requirements must be met e.g. SETA requirements
All students will be required to submit the following :
** A certificate of Good Conduct, from their previous institutions of learning or place of work
** A certified copy of last school report original must be presented on application
** 8 certified copies of ID (where a student is 16 years or older) original must be presented on application
** Parents or guardians must accompany the applicant in order to verify the correctness of personal details being given, in the case where students are a minor or where the parent or guardian is providing the financial support.
** Students will be selected according to their potential ability based on their highest qualifications and other relevant factors) to successfully complete the course.
** The College Council reserves the right to determine this potential.
Students who transfer from another FET College must submit the following :
Reason for transfer :
** A letter to confirm that they have been de-registered at the previous institution
** A Certified copy of Identity Document
** A report of their academic history on a College letterhead, including Internal Continuous Assessment (ICASS) and Integrated Summative Assessment (ISAT) results
** The student’s Portfolios of Evidence for all subjects from the previous institution, if transferring during an academic year
** A Certificate of Good Conduct, from their previous institution of learning
Application for Admission as a Student :
** By signing the application form, the applicant (and his parents/guardian where applicable) undertakes to comply with the rules and regulations of the College and to pay the prescribed fees.
** Applications for admission are subject to selection.
** Correct parent/guardian details must be provided and verified at the time of registration.
** After immediate verification, if falsified information is given on the application form, the application will be cancelled and the student/parent/guardian will be held liable for any costs incurred.
** If a student fails to comply with the above, the College Council reserves the right to cancel such registration.**
Registration and Tuition Fees :
** Students will not be admitted to the College unless fees as prescribed have been paid in full or the necessary arrangements made.
Registration Date :
** Student registration will take place in accordance with the registration dates as contained in the College calendar.
Cancellation of Registration and Refund of Fees :
** A student may cancel registration within the first 10 days of the commencement of classes.
** After this date, the student will be held liable for all outstanding class fees.
** No refunding of class fees will be considered 10 days after commencement of classes, except in cases of serious illness and/or death.
80% Attendance :
** Port Elizabeth College will apply the 80 % attendance rule, in order to ensure that better academic results and greater discipline is attained in the class room.
** The consequence of this is that students, who do not attend classes for 80% of class time upon registration, will not be allowed entry into the examinations.
** This will be reconciled with the respective student’s marks to establish whether they qualify academically.
** Where bursary allocations are less than the demand, the student’s attendance record of the previous year, will be taken into consideration for a Bursary.