Mechanical Engineering

FACULTY OF FACULTY OF EDUCATION, TRAINING & SKILLS DEVELOPMENT • SAQA ID NO. 20838 • NQF4 • 120 CREDITS • 1

Mechanical engineers design power-producing machines, such as electric generators, internal combustion engines, and steam and gas turbines, as well as power-using machines, such as refrigeration and air-conditioning systems.Mechanical engineers design other machines inside buildings, such as elevators and escalators.

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Duration:

3 years full time

Admission is not guaranteed. Selection will be based on final NSC results. Generally students who achieve at least 70% in Mathematics, Physical Science and English stand a greater chance of being accepted.

Career Pathways for
this course?

  • Mechanical Design & Development Engineer
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Transport Engineer
  • Energy Engineer
  • Systems Engineer
  • Production Engineer
  • Technical Marketing Manager