The Guide to South African Higher Education | 18th Edition

Central University of Technology

The Foremost Higher Education Institution of Technology in the Heartland of South Africa

The Central University of Technology (CUT), Free State, is the only university of technology in the heartland of South Africa, dedicated to quality education, applied research and innovation in Science, Engineering and Technology.

CUT offers study and research opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) incorporating 45% of students.

CUT offers certificates and diplomas at the undergraduate level, as well as BTech degrees at honours level, MTech and DTech degrees to develop and manage research at the postgraduate level across four Faculties as follows: Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Management Sciences and Faculty of Humanities.

The student body consists of about 17 543 students across two campuses - Welkom and Bloemfontein.


CUT has four faculties;

  • Humanities
  • Health and Environmental Science
  • Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
  • Management Sciences

Central University of Technology, Free State

Private Bag X20539, Bloemfontein, 9300
Republic of South Africa

Bloemfontein Campus: +27 (0) 51 507 3410
Welkom Campus: +27 (0) 57 910 3500


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