The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) administers Post-School Education and Training. Technical and Vocational Education and Training Colleges fall under the DHET.
Tip: TVET colleges also offer Learnerships.
Technical and Vocational Education and Training
Post-School Education and Training includes Universities and Private Higher Education Institutions, TVET Colleges and Private Colleges, newly established Community Education and Training (abbreviated CET) Colleges, Sector Education and Training Authorities, regulatory bodies such as the South African Qualifications Authority and Quality Councils.
Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) includes vocational, occupational and Artisan education and training.
Public Colleges in South Africa
There are fifty registered and accredited public TVET Colleges in South Africa which operate on more than 264 campuses spread across rural and urban areas.
Public TVET Colleges are established and operated under the authority of the Continuing Education and Training Act 16 of 2006 and reside under the Department of Higher Education and Training.
Public TVET Colleges are subsidised by the government. Qualifications are offered in a range of fields, if you’re unsure about which career to pursue, check out our list of jobs in demand.
Click links below to visit college websites for further information.
Scroll down and click on contact lists for your province.The contact lists include details for bursary departments.
- Boland TVET College
- Buffalo City TVET College
- Capricorn TVET College
- Central Johannesburg TVET College (CJC)
- Coastal KZN TVET College
- College of Cape Town
- Eastcape Midlands TVET College
- Ehlanzeni TVET College
- Ekurhuleni East TVET College
- Ekurhuleni West TVET College (EWC)
- Elangeni TVET College
- Esayidi TVET College
- False Bay TVET College
- Flavius Mareka FET College
- Gert Sibande TVET College
- Goldfields TVET College
- Ikhala TVET College
- Ingwe TVET College
- King Hintsa TVET College
- King Sabata Dalindyebo TVET College
- Lephalale TVET College
- Letaba TVET College
- Lovedale Public TVET College
- Majuba TVET College
- Maluti TVET College
- Mnambithi TVET College
- Motheo TVET College
- Nkangala TVET College
- Northern Cape Rural TVET College
- Northern Cape Urban TVET College
- Northlink TVET College
- Orbit TVET College
- Port Elizabeth TVET College
- Sekhukhune TVET College
- South Cape TVET College
- South West Gauteng TVET College
- Thekwini TVET College
- Tshwane North TVET College
- Tshwane South TVET College
- Umfolozi TVET College
- Umgungundlovu TVET College (UFET)
- Vhembe TVET College
- Vuselela TVET College
- Waterberg TVET College
- West Coast TVET College
- Western College for TVET
Posts below contain campus principals and managers cell numbers, funding contacts etc. Use this info, go straight to the top!
- Eastern Cape TVET College Contacts
- Free State TVET College Contacts
- Gauteng Colleges, Contacts and Bursaries
- KwaZulu Natal Colleges, Contacts and Bursaries
- Limpopo Colleges, Contacts and Bursaries
- Mpumalanga TVET College Contacts List
- Northern Cape Colleges
- NORTH WEST COLLEGES AND BURSARY CONTACTS
- Western Cape Colleges