Durban University of Technology (DUT) is a multi-campus university situated in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It was formed in 2002 following the merger of Technikon Natal and ML Sultan Technikon and it was initially known as the Durban Institute of Technology.
The DUT´s Mission is to serve the needs of developing societies within a dynamic global context and to offer quality teaching, learning, research and community engagement by providing quality, career-focused education, promoting values-driven ethos; Sustainable partnerships with industry, community and society.
Brickfield Campus, Durban
City Campus, Durban
Indumiso Campus, Pietermaritzburg
ML Sultan Campus, Durban
Ritson Campus, Durban
Riverside Campus, Pietermaritzburg
Steve Biko Campus, Durban
Faculty of Accounting & Informatics
Faculty of Applied Sciences
Faculty of Arts & Design
Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Management Sciences
HOW TO APPLY AT DUT
All first year applications are submitted through the Central Applications Office (CAO). This is a simplified way of applying for more than one programme and more than one institution using one application form, and paying a single application fee. Use your unique CAO number as a reference when paying the application fee.
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. Below are the step by step guide on how to apply at CAO
CAO STEPS TO APPLY ONLINE
Step 1: Enter your ID number or your Cao number if you have it
Step 2: Enter your personal details then proceed you will then get your Cao number and password
Step 3: Capture your next of kin details
Step 4: Enter your grade 11 results or your grade 12 results
Step 5: Choose the courses you want to apply for (you can choose up to 6 choices)
Step 6: Save your Cao number, password and the number to pay the apication fee)
Step 7: Upload the required documents. After submitting your documents you can exit the application process.
BEFORE YOU CAN APPLY AT DUT TAKE NOTE OF THE FOLLOWING
NB: Before you start with your application, ensure that you have electronic copies to upload (the accepted document types/format are: pdf,doc,docx,tiff,PNG,jpg, jpeg):