Western College South Africa

FET Act 16 of 2000 declare Western College as a Further Education and Training Institution.

  • Carletonville College and Randfontein College merge into Westcol.
  • 2007 Krugersdorp and Krugersdorp West was acquired.
  • 2008 Amandelbult Campus (Now part of Waterberg TVET College 2016)
  • (Magaliesburg)
    2015 Westonaria Campus

The Further Education and Training (FET) Act, 98 of 1998 constituted all FET institutions in South Africa and includes public as well as private Colleges that offers programs on the FET and the Higher Education and Training (HET) bands of the National Qualification Framework (NQF). The FET Act was amended by Act 16 of 2006 and is now called the Continuous Education and Training (CET) Act, 16 of 2006(as amended).

Western College (Westcol) is one of 50 public TVET Colleges that forms part of the Department of Higher Education and Training in terms of this act. CET Act.

Western College South Africa Offered Courses | Programmes

Programs & Courses

Western College South Africa Tuition Fees

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Western College South Africa Admission

No walk-in applications available!

  • Submit documentation – you will receive notifications via email/SMS about your progress.
  • Please read the minimum requirements before you apply.
  • Westcol reserves the right to discontinue a programme based on insufficient student numbers or to move it to another campus.
  • You need an active e-mail account as we will be communicating with you through emails.
  • You must continuously check your email to ensure that you do not miss any communication.
  • All documents to be submitted should be originally certified copies and the certification should not be older than 6 months.
  • Please make sure that you scan the documents in PDF format:
    • Grade 12 certificate/Statement of results/Latest school report/DHET certificate
    • ID document
    • Proof of residence

Please carefully read the following before proceeding to apply:

Please read the admission requirements for each course before applying:

Business Studies: N4 – N6

The following programs are available:

  • Intro N4 (Only for
    students intending to enrol for Management Assistant, Legal Secretary and Public Relations)
  • Business Management
  • Financial Management
  • Human
  • Legal Secretary
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Public
  • Public Relations

General Studies: N4 – N6

The following programs are available:

  • Educare
  • Hospitality and Catering Services
  • Tourism

Engineering Studies: N1 – N6

The following programs are available:

  • Electrical
  • Mechanical

NCV Studies: L2 – L4

The following programs are available:

  • Electrical Infrastructure Construction
  • Engineering and Related Design
  • Finance, Economics and Accounting
  • Hospitality
  • Marketing
  • Office Administration
  • Tourism

The following steps should be followed:

Please Note: All first time applicants MUST complete the PLACEMENT ASSESMENT in full. This is NOT a pass or fail test.




You will then be directed to the APPLICATION PORTAL.

Any false information provided may lead to your application being disqualified.

Please keep your login and password details safely as you will need them to track your application status on the portal.

Errors and Suggestion

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Make contact with university before your final decision.

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