The University will be holding its annual open day in May.

Applications for 2024 will open on 3 April 2023 and you can apply online

Please Note: NBTs are not required for admission into the Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment for 2024, however you are encouraged to write them. If your first and second choice is in another faculty, you will need to write the NBTs. Check the Undergraduate Prospectus for the requirements.

Want to know more about the civil engineering degree? Have a listen to what our students have to say. 


The Civil engineering department presentation can be found on the  University of Cape Town YouTube channel.

Are you thinking of studying in engineering and built environment? This video will help you to consider whether civil is the best option for you, as well as understand the application and admissions requirements.

Have a look at the facilities that we offer at the UCT Civil Engineering Department to gain more insight into how our department is pushing boundaries and shaping the future! 

Have a question?

Please call 021 650 4108.