After successful completion of the National Diploma, candidates may, subject to the applicable programme regulations, register for the Bachelor’s Degree in Technology (Baccalaureus Technologiae –BTech). The BTech requires a minimum of one year’s further study.
A BTech Degree in the relevant field of study will be conferred on candidates after successful completion of all theoretical requirements.
Graduates who have obtained this qualification will be competent in the leading of programmes regarding productivity improvement, integrated manufacturing systems, operating information systems, and project and logistics management. The graduates will be able to register with ECSA.
Exit level outcomes:
Qualifying students will be able to:
- Apply operations management techniques in industry.
- Provide integrated logistics support in industry.
- Establish, manage and maintain a small business.
- Conceptually design integrated manufacturing systems in industry.
- Apply research methodology in the manufacturing and service industry.
Admission Requirements and Selection Criteria
A National Diploma: Engineering: Industrial, or a National Higher Diploma: Industrial Engineering, or an equivalent Industrial Engineering qualification of an equivalent standard.
Mathematics II is a prerequisite subject. Applicants who do not meet this requirement must register for and pass Mathematics II during the first semester after registration.
The number of student enrolments will be limited. Applicants must have obtained an average of 60% at S4 level.
Also refer to Faculty Regulation EB3.
Conferment of the degree
The Baccalaureus Technologiae: Engineering: Industrial will be conferred on students who have completed a total of eight modules listed in the prescribed curriculum successfully.
Registration and Start Dates
Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.
All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.
End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.