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Construction (Research-based)

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

24 months
1354 EUR/year
1354 EUR/year
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Construction (Research-based) from Cape Peninsula University of Technology produces experts in integrated technical knowledge and skills, as well as advanced analytical and problem-solving capabilities, in specialised fields of construction, financial control, and policy formulation. The research focus of the department is on community-based research.


Construction (Research-based) from Cape Peninsula University of Technology is intended to enable graduates to apply integrated technical knowledge/skills and advanced analysis and problem solving to a particular specialisation in construction management, property and other related fields, through involvement in an applied research project


Employment opportunities are many and varied. The main areas of employment are with building contractors and professional quantity surveyors. Opportunities also exist for self-employment, or employment in property development, with mining houses, financial and insurance institutions, with state and semi-state departments and in marketing with retailers and manufacturers in the construction industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Housing
  • Health and Safety
  • Facility Management
  • Project Delivery
  • Community Development
  • Project Costing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An HEQSF aligned Level 8 qualification or an equivalent in an appropriate discipline.
  • A pass in the language which is the medium of instruction at the University (English or Afrikaans).
  • Specific pass grades: IGCSE: A, B or C; HIGCSE: 1, 2 or 3.
  • Complete and legible transcripts of academic records in respect of all degrees or other higher education qualifications, together with the final certificates, preceding qualifications leading to any post-graduate or other advanced qualification when the latter is submitted.
  • Certificates in foreign languages should be submitted with sworn translations into English by an accredited translator.
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1354 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1354 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1354 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1354 EUR per year during 24 months.

Estimated fee: 23465 ZAR

Living costs for Cape Town

9088 - 15529 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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