DT Nursing College Requirements

In general, the entry requirements for tertiary education in South Africa depend on the institution, program, and level of study. Some typical requirements may include:

  • National Senior Certificate (NSC) or equivalent with a minimum pass rate of 50-60%
  • Specific subject requirements for the program of study, such as mathematics or physical sciences for science and engineering programs
  • Proficiency in English language, demonstrated through a minimum score on standardized English language tests like TOEFL or IELTS
  • Completion of a specific preparatory program or bridging course, if required

However for course-specific requirements, it’s best to check directly with the college’s admissions office for the most accurate and current information. Do this by getting in touch with the institution’s representatives using their contact details such as: Telephone contacts, email, physical address or website address.

For instance, entry into the NVC at NQF Level 2, requires the following:

  •  A year-end report for Grades 9, 10, 11 or 12 or an
  •  An NQF Level 1 qualification, or
  • An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose of accessing  NQF Level 2, or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment to meet the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 2.

All applicants starting a new qualification at DT Nursing College must submit the required documents, which consist of the following:

  • Copy of your school qualifications (eg Senior Certificate)
  • Copy of your official tertiary academic record(s) (if applicable) (internet copies will not be accepted)
  • Copy of your ID document (RSA students) or ID / passport (international students)
  • Sworn translations of documents if they are not in English or Afrikaans

It’s important to note that some institutions may have additional requirements or consider factors such as academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and work experience during the admissions process. Therefore, it’s always best to check the specific entry requirements for the institution and program you are interested in.