Durban University of Technology

country rank  14
world rank  1572

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University Overview

Founded in 2002, Durban University of Technology is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Durban (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), KwaZulu-Natal. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Pietermaritzburg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Higher Education and Training, South Africa, Durban University of Technology (DUT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Durban University of Technology (DUT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 17 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this South African higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym DUT
Founded 2002

University Location

Address PO Box 1334
Durban (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
4000 KwaZulu-Natal
South Africa
T +27 (31) 373 2000
F +27 (31) 373 5194
Other locations Pietermaritzburg

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Lansdell Building, Steve Biko Campus
Durban 4000
+27 (0)31 3732042
0860 103194

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Durban University of Technology's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Universities South Africa (USA)

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019