MUT Online Application 2025/2026

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MUT Online Application 2025/2026

MUT Online Application 2025/2026-MUT Admissions Now Open From April 1-September 30

The Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) is accepting applications for its undergraduate and graduate programs for the upcoming academic year, starting April 1, 2024. While the general application deadline is September 30, 2024, some courses may have earlier deadlines. To ensure timely consideration, apply as soon as possible through the Central Application Office (CAO) online portal at

This article outlines the admission process for Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT). It details the required documents, application procedures, applicant instructions, and specific admission requirements for various programs.

Applying to Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT): Online vs. Hard Copy

MUT encourages online applications through CAO but also accepts downloaded forms with supporting documents.

MUT Admission Application Period

The MUT admissions portal is open for applications from April 1, 2024, to September 30, 2024. Applications submitted after this date will not be considered.

MUT Application Fees

The university accepts both manual and electronic applications. There are application fees associated with both methods:

  • Early submissions: R210
  • Late submissions: R420

It is important to note that the application fee is higher for late submissions. Therefore, it is recommended to submit your application early to avoid the additional fee.

For an applicant to apply for admission, the following processes must be carried out:

  • Application forms can be downloaded from the CAO website,
  • You may also apply online by going to,
  • Click on the Apply tab
  • Then click on Apply now
  • and follow the easy application process.
  • The CAO number appears in the tear-off slip on the CAO application form.

What Programmes are available at Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT): The Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT offers programmes in many fields. Most of the programmes require class attendance as the programmes have a practical component. Should it be offered online, the programme page will indicate the option.

List of Available Faculties and Courses:

A large range of undergraduate programmes are offered by the four academic Colleges at Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT):

Faculty of Engineering

Degree Programmes

  1. Chemical Engineering
  2. Civil Engineering
  3. Surveying
  4. Building
  5. Electrical Engineering
  6. Mechanical Engineering

Diploma Programmes

  1. Diploma in Building
  2. Diploma in Chemical Engineering
  3. Diploma in Civil Engineering
  4. Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  5. Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Management Sciences

Degree Programmes

  • Accounting
  • Communication
  • Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Law, Marketing
  • Office Technology
  • Public Management

Diploma Programmes

  • Diploma in Accounting
  • Diploma in Cost and Management Accounting
  • Diploma in Office Management and Technology
  • Advanced Diploma in Office Management and Technology
  • Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Advanced Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Diploma in Marketing
  • Advanced Diploma in Marketing
  • Diploma in Public Finance and Accounting
  • Diploma in Public Management

Faculty of Natural Sciences

Degree Programmes

  • Agriculture
  • Biomedical Science
  • Chemistry
  • Community Extension
  • Environmental Health
  • Information & Communication Technology
  • Mathematical Sciences and
  • Nature Conservation

Diploma Programmes

  • Diploma in Agriculture
  • Diploma in Analytical Chemistry
  • Diploma in Agriculture in Animal Production
  • Diploma in Biomedical Technology
  • Diploma in Community Extension
  • Diploma in Environmental Health
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Diploma in Nature Conservation
  • Advanced Diploma in Nature Conservation

Minimum Entrance Requirements

  • National Senior Certificate with a diploma pass or N3 with a 50% pass in Mathematics and English
  • A minimum of 5 subjects with level 4 pass for diploma study and level 3 for Access Courses
  • English Home Language or First Additional Language, level 4 pass
  • Specific subject combination and pass level relevant to the qualification
  • Minimum points as per faculty requirements and as listed on the CAO handbook

MUT Contact Details

Contact MUT University through any of these channels if you have questions or want more information regarding the online application and registration.

Physical Address         

  • 511 Mangosuthu Highway, Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal,4031 OR
  • 511 Griffiths Mxenge Highway, Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal,4031

For General Enquiries

  • Enquiries:                           031 907 7111
  • Admissions Call Centre:     031 819 9299
  • Email Address:        

For more information, visit the official website