CPUT Nursing School 2024 Intake Requirements

Cape Peninsula University of Technology, CPUT Nursing School Intake Requirements 2024.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology, CPUT Nursing School Intake Requirements

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Nursing School admission entry requirements 2024 Intake and what you need to know about CPUT Nursing Science programmes for 2024 admission exercise has been released by the management.

Nursing encompasses autonomous and collaborative care of individuals of all ages, families, groups, and communities, sick or well, and in all settings. Nursing includes the promotion of health, prevention of illness, and the care of ill, disabled and dying people

A registered nurse is a nurse who has graduated from a nursing program and met the requirements outlined by a country, state, province or similar licensing body to obtain a nursing license. An RN’s scope of practice is determined by legislation and is regulated by a professional body or council.

Why Choose CPUT Nursing School?

  • Receive accredited training.
  • We offer competent Educators, in a safe and secure environment.
  • We have a well-equipped simulation laboratory where you can practice your clinical skills before entering the clinical environment.

What Qualification Do I Need to Become a Nurse?

To qualify as a nurse, you can do one of the following:

  • a four-year bachelor degree in nursing
  • a three-year diploma
  • a one-year higher certificate in auxiliary nursing
  • one-year postgraduate advanced diploma in nursing and midwifery on top of your degree or diploma.

After you get your qualification, you have to register with the South African Nursing Council (SANC).

CPUT Nursing School Admission Requirements

All learner nurses entering the nursing programme will require a pass with a D (Matriculation before 2008) or Level 4 (Matriculation from 2008) aggregate in line with the Western Cape Provincial Administration bursary requirements at the Grade 12 Level (FET certificate or Grade 12 (Matric) certificate with an APS score of minimum 30 and permission as indicated on the Grade 12 certificate to register for a Bachelor degree to register for the B Tech: Nursing Science degree.

Specific subjects required and achievement Levels are: English (4); Life Sciences OR Physical Science (4); Mathematics (4) or Mathematics Literacy (5).

In addition to the above requirements, you will need to provide proof of your first completed Hepatitis B immunisation schedule, South African Nursing Council (SANC) related forms, and proof of payment to SANC and CPUT, and proof of indemnity at a professional organisation or union.



  1. Hi my name is Noxolo Beauty Minani, residing in Vredenburg .Age 47.I did adult matric and I have level 1,2&3 home base. I don’t have life sciences and my maths lit is only 38% but I’m willing to do auxiliary nursing in 2023.I have experience as a carer .So I would like to know if there’s any chances for me to be accepted. Thanks in advance while I’m waiting for your reply.


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