Civil Engineering

CIVIL ENGINEERING N1-6

What are the minimum entry requirements to the programme?

For entry in to the Civil Engineering N1-2, you require:

  • Grade 10; or
  • Grade 12 Certificate; or
  • Equivalent qualification.

For entry in to the Civil Engineering N3, you require:

  • N2 Certificate; or
  • Grade 12; or
  • Equivalent qualification.

For entry in to the Civil Engineering N4-6, you require:

  • N3 - N5 Certificates; or
  • Equivalent qualification

Which subjects make up a Civil Engineering?

In order to obtain a Nated National Certificate Civil Engineering N1-2), a student is required to take a total of 4 subjects.

  • Mathematics
  • Building Science
  • Building Drawing
  • Bricklaying and Plastering Theory; or
  • Plumbing Theory; or
  • Carpentry and Roofing Theory

In order to obtain a Nated National Certificate (Civil Engineering N3), a student is required to take a total of 4 subjects

  • Mathematics
  • Building Science
  • Building Drawing
  • Building and Civil Technology

In order to obtain a Nated National Certificate (Civil Engineering N4-6), a student is required to take a total of 4 subjects.

  • Mathematics
  • Building Administration
  • Building and Structural Construction
  • Building and Structural Surveying; or
  • Quantity Surveying

How long is the qualification?

The Nated National Certificate (Civil Engineering), programme is a full or part time three (03) months programme at each of the Nated (N). A student is issued with a certificate on the successful completion of each Nated (N) of study, that is N1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.

What career opportunities do I have after completing the Nated National Certificate (Civil Engineering)?

The Nated National Certificate (Civil Engineering) provides an opportunity to access careers in any of the sectors listed below:

  • Architectural Technology
  • Building Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Geology