Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Studies in South Africa

Compare Bachelor Programs in Engineering Studies in South Africa 2019

Engineering Studies

A bachelor's degree is awarded at the successful completion of an undergraduate academic program. It is often the first degree a student received in his or her academic career. It typically takes four years of full-time study to earn a bachelor’s degree.

The field of engineering is one which uses mathematics, science and creativity in ways that result in inventions that improve the daily routines of people from all walks of life and in all professional fields.

Top Bachelor Programs in Engineering Studies in South Africa 2019

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BIng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Information Technology

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineering intellectual who can identify, assess and formulate the engineering needs of the society at large, and research and solve the identified engineering problems creatively and innovatively, by applying scientific, mathematical, engineering, economic and other relevant principles and methods. [+]

The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineering intellectual who can identify, assess and formulate the engineering needs of the society at large, and research and solve the identified engineering problems creatively and innovatively, by applying scientific, mathematical, engineering, economic and other relevant principles and methods. The qualification prepares students for an engineering science, design and project-based career through fundamental understanding, use and appropriate application of engineering methods, skills, tools and information technology. The qualification also provides a platform for lifelong learning.

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BIng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 weeks February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineering intellectual who can identify, assess and formulate the engineering needs of the society at large, and research and solve the identified engineering problems creatively and innovatively, by applying scientific, mathematical, engineering, economic and other relevant principles and methods. [+]

The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineering intellectual who can identify, assess and formulate the engineering needs of the society at large, and research and solve the identified engineering problems creatively and innovatively, by applying scientific, mathematical, engineering, economic and other relevant principles and methods. The qualification prepares students for an engineering science, design and project-based career through fundamental understanding, use and appropriate application of engineering methods, skills, tools and information technology. The qualification also provides a platform for lifelong learning.

Outcomes

The student should be able to:

Identify, assess, formulate, interpret, analyze and solve engineering problems creatively and innovatively by applying knowledge of mathematics, basic science and engineering sciences from first principles. Plan and manage small engineering projects, demonstrating fundamental knowledge, understanding, and insight into the principles, methodologies, and concepts that constitute socially responsible (to local and other communities) engineering practice. Work effectively, individually and with others, as a member of a team, group, organization, and community or in multi-disciplinary environments. Organise and manage him/herself and his/her activities responsibly, effectively, professionally and ethically, accept responsibility within his/her limits of competence and exercise judgment based on knowledge and expertise. Plan and conduct appropriate levels of investigation, research and/or experiments by applying relevant theories and methodologies, and perform appropriate data analysis and interpretation. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with engineering audiences and the community at large, using appropriate structure, style, and graphical support. Use and assess appropriate research methods, skills, tools and information technology effectively and... [-]

BTech Mining Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

A qualified student will be technically competent in the effective and safe management of all types of mining production activities for middle and senior production and technical management. [+]

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.

A qualified student will be technically competent in the effective and safe management of all types of mining production activities for middle and senior production and technical management.

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Exit level outcomes:

A qualified student should have the:

Technical engineering ability to manage any type of mining production operations at middle and senior management level effectively. Ability to contribute meaningfully to high-level decisions in the areas of rock mechanics and ventilation. Admission Requirements and Selection Criteria A National Diploma leading to the BTech: Mining Engineering, with the minimum entry requirement to be determined by the Head of Department, or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard. Also, refer to Faculty Regulation EB3. ... [-]

BTech in Metallurgy Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 week February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

At this level, a qualifying student will be competent in the metallurgical process and product design, process and product development, and be able to demonstrate technical management competence, thus contributing to the needs of the metallurgical industry and mining community. [+]

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.

At this level, a qualifying student will be competent in the metallurgical process and product design, process and product development, and be able to demonstrate technical management competence, thus contributing to the needs of the metallurgical industry and mining community.... [-]


BTech / BIng in Mechanical Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

Students who have obtained this qualification will be able to integrate mechanical engineering principles independently, apply these to determine appropriate ways of approaching activities, and establish and use criteria to judge processes and outcomes. This qualification is intended for engineering practitioners in industry, and successful students will be able to register with ECSA as Professional Technologists. [+]

BTech in Mechanical Engineering

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.

Students who have obtained this qualification will be able to integrate mechanical engineering principles independently, apply these to determine appropriate ways of approaching activities, and establish and use criteria to judge processes and outcomes. This qualification is intended for engineering practitioners in industry, and successful students will be able to register with ECSA as Professional Technologists.... [-]


BTech Industrial Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

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. [+]

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.... [-]


BTech Extraction Metallurgy

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

At this level, a qualifying student will be competent in process design and development and be able to demonstrate technical management competence, thus contributing to the needs of the metallurgical and mining industry. The qualified student will be able to register with ECSA as a Professional Technologist. [+]

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.

At this level, a qualifying student will be competent in process design and development and be able to demonstrate technical management competence, thus contributing to the needs of the metallurgical and mining industry. The qualified student will be able to register with ECSA as a Professional Technologist.... [-]


BTech in Electrical Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

A qualifying student will be competent to design, implement and control production, testing, planning, construction, commissioning and maintenance in the field of Electrical Engineering by applying technical knowledge, engineering principles, innovative design, problem-solving techniques and managerial skills. [+]

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.

A qualifying student will be competent to design, implement and control production, testing, planning, construction, commissioning and maintenance in the field of Electrical Engineering by applying technical knowledge, engineering principles, innovative design, problem-solving techniques and managerial skills. He/she will be capable of exercising independent technological judgment and responsible decision-making by taking the relevant financial, economic, commercial, social, environmental and statutory factors into account.... [-]


BTech in Chemical Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

This qualification is intended for Process or Chemical Engineering Technicians working in process-related industries. Students who have obtained this qualification should have the competence to apply existing process technology to chemical engineering-related problems and process design, and will illustrate competence, thus contributing to the needs of the chemical industry. [+]

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.

This qualification is intended for Process or Chemical Engineering Technicians working in process-related industries. Students who have obtained this qualification should have the competence to apply existing process technology to chemical engineering-related problems and process design and will illustrate competence, thus contributing to the needs of the chemical industry.... [-]


BTech / BIng in Civil Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 4 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

A student who has obtained this qualification will be competent to apply theoretical knowledge, practical experience and skills gained in a specialized area of civil engineering at the level of a Professional Engineering Technologist by interpreting, managing and applying current technology to complex specialist engineering activity within codes, or by adapting standards and codes, under minimal supervision. [+]

BTech in Civil Engineering

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.

A student who has obtained this qualification will be competent to apply theoretical knowledge, practical experience and skills gained in a specialized area of civil engineering at the level of a Professional Engineering Technologist by interpreting, managing and applying current technology to complex specialist engineering activity within codes, or by adapting standards and codes, under minimal supervision.... [-]


BTech Hons in Architectural Technology

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

This program aims to produce candidates for registration as Senior Architectural Technologists, an upper mid-level registration category defined by the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (S.A.C.A.P.). The program carries S.A.C.A.P., R.I.B.A. and C.A.A. Part 1 accreditation. [+]

BTech Honours Architectural Technology (Applied Design)

This program aims to produce candidates for registration as Senior Architectural Technologists, an upper mid-level registration category defined by the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (S.A.C.A.P.). The program carries S.A.C.A.P., R.I.B.A. and C.A.A. Part 1 accreditation.

The program focuses on architectural design, design theory and design development and is primarily intended for students who, during their diploma studies, have displayed a talent for design and who wish to further develop this ability, with a view to register as Professional Senior Architectural Technologists or continue with studies to qualify as Professional Architects or who wish to practice independently.... [-]