Central University of Technology

Central University of Technology Ranking

country rank: 17
world rank: 4427

University Overview

Central University of Technology ranking was established in 1981 as a non-profit public higher education school in Bloemfontein, the Free State’s middle city (population range of 250,000-499,999 people). Welkom is home to a branch campus of this school. Central University of Technology ranking (CUT) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational South African higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Department of Higher Education and Training of South Africa. Central University of Technology (CUT) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. CUT also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Central University of Technology Ranking

University Identity

Name Central University of Technology
Acronym CUT
Founded 1981
Motto Thinking Beyond

University Location

Address Private Bag X20539 Bloemfontein 9300 Free State South Africa
Tel +27 (51) 507 3911
Fax +27 (51) 507 3199
Other locations Welkom

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Private Bag X20539 Bloemfontein 9300 (51) 507 3911

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of African Universities (AAU) Universities South Africa (USA) National Association of Distance Education and Open Learning in South Africa (NADEOSA)

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