How Long Will It Take To Become An Engineer In South Africa

By | January 20, 2020

A degree in engineering will take you four to five years to complete, depending on the intensity of the course.

A diploma in engineering will take you two years to complete full-time, and three years part-time.

After you achieve your diploma in engineering, you are required to complete two years of in-service training before you are fully qualified in your field.

Place of Study:

In South Africa, engineering degrees are only offered by universities. A diploma in engineering, however, can be attained at several different types of institutions, including: 

  • TVET Colleges
  • Universities of technology
  • Private tertiary institutions
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