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Durban University of Technology Motto

Durban University of Technology Campuses, Durban University of Technology Motto

The motto of Durban University of Technology (DUT) encapsulates the institution’s commitment to advancing innovation and progress in various fields through education and research. Creative, Distinctive, and Impactful to learning and development that is designed to keep pace with the constantly evolving demands of the modern world is the motto of the university. The university’s emphasis on encouraging creativity, originality, and cutting-edge concepts that can transform society, sculpt the future, and have a positive effect on the world is highlighted by the motto. Overall, the DUT motto encourages teachers, staff, and students to embrace innovation, look for fresh approaches, and promote change in their local communities and beyond.

The Durban University of Technology 2023 REGISTRATION DATES

  • New Students 16 January to 17 February
  • Returning Students 16 January 17 February

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The Durban University of Technology LECTURES Commencement Date

First Semester 20 February To 06 June 68

  • Annual 20 February To 10 October 141
  • Second Semester 17 July To 07 November

Durban University of Technology Minimum First Registration Installment for 2023

First Installment (Non-Residence Students)

The following first instalment is compulsory on the day of registration:

  • Annual Students – Tuition Only: R 4 610.00

Semester Students – Tuition Only: R 2 830.00 (Note that this fee applies to those students who only need to register for one semester only, usually those with only one semester left to complete a qualification. Students who are taking a programme with modules offered in both Semester 1 and Semester 2 in the same year will need to register for both semesters at the beginning of the year and will be charged the Annual First Installment namely R4 610.00)

The Durban University of Technology Application Processing

First-time entry applications for admission to undergraduate studies are made through the Central Applications Office (CAO). International applicants may apply directly to the University
Information on programme choices and application procedures is detailed in the CAO handbook. This enables applicants to make applications to a number of
institutions at one time and reduces queries and approaches being made to numerous institutions.

The University responds timeously to applicants by capturing appropriate selection decisions on the CAO website, thus indicating to applicants in advance whether they qualify for admission. The various selection decisions are explained in the CAO handbook.

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Durban University of Technology Campuses

  • Brickfield Campus, Durban
  • City Campus, Durban
  • Indumiso Campus, Pietermaritzburg
  • ML Sultan Campus, Durban
  • Ritson Campus, Durban
  • Riverside Campus, Pietermaritzburg
  • Steve Biko Campus, Durban

Durban University of Technology Faculties

The six faculties include:

  • Faculty of Accounting & Informatics
  • Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Faculty of Arts & Design
  • Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Management Sciences

Each Faculty is led by an Executive Dean. The academic ambit of DUT resides under the Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Teaching & Learning

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Durban University of Technology Contact


  • Durban Switchboard: 031 373 2000
  • Midlands Switchboard: 033 845 8800 / 031 373 6031
  • E-mail:
  • P O Box 1334, Durban 4000

Financial Aid

  • Tel: 031 373 2553
  • Tel: 033 845 8890 / 031 373 3134/5 (Midlands)

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