Buffalo City TVET College courses 2023-2024

Buffalo City TVET College courses 2023-2024

Buffalo City TVET College courses

Buffalo City TVET College courses 2023-2024

Buffalo City TVET College was established in 2002, as a result of the merger of three colleges situated in the Greater East London area i.e. East London College and its St Marks Campus, Border Technical College and John Knox Bokwe Careers College in Mdantsane.

Soon after the merger, the Council closed the Border Technical College premises and absorbed its Business Studies programmes into East London Campus and its Engineering Division into St Marks Campus. John Knox Bokwe Campus continued to offer both Business and Engineering Studies Report 191 programmes.

Our business is the provision of Vocational Education and Training. Students studying at BCC gain practical and theory career directed skills. This is to prepare them for the world of work or further education and training at Universities. In the provision of Technical Vocational Education and Training BCC does not compromise on quality, compliance and good governance.

Application closing dates

The closing date for the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Colleges is 30 November 2023 for the 2024 academic year.

Documents needed to apply

You will need the following:

  • Copy Certified of latest school report/statement of result / Grade 9 or higher / GET Certificate / ABET Level 4 Certificate / N1 / A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as

How to Apply

  1. All new applicants must complete the Placement Screening Test before applying.We will not process applications without doing a placement screening test first.
  2. You can apply online by visiting the Buffalo City College Online Application portal through this  link .
  3. Applicants can also visit the school to book an online application session.
  4. Applicants can apply for NSFAS Funding through or can search for other available bursaries.
  5. You can use either your smartphone, tablet or computer to apply online via the student i-Enabler, using your PIN and student number to log on
  6. Applicants should apply for admission for the current level and the next level of your application
  7. Make sure you upload all the required documents and pay the necessary fees.

Buffalo City TVET College And Courses Offered

East London Campus (SCHOOL OF BUSINESS)

Our East London Campus is situated at the Centre of East London in Selborne. This Campus is easily to students residing within the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality. Accommodation is available in areas like Southernwood, Vincent,Southernwood and many others for students who have travelled from afar for academic purposes.

The Campus offers NCV programmes from our School of Business, these programmes include:

  • Education and Development
  • Finance, Economics and Accounting
  • Information Technology and Computer Practice
  • Mechatronics
  • Office administration
  • Tourism
John Knox Bokwe Campus (SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING)

This Campus is located in Mdantsane N.U 1 away from the hustle and bustle of the City. Mdantsane N.U 1 is 6,7 km from the East London City Centre. A majority of the students registered in this Campus are Mdantsane born and bred. Students who are not from the area reside in rented accommodation as the campus does not have a residence facility for students.

John Knox Bokwe Campus offers programmes from our NCV School of Engineering:

  • Civil Engineering and Building Construction
  • Electrical Infrastructure Construction
  • Engineering and Related Design
  • Safety in Society

John Knox Bokwe Campus
Mfaxa Street,N.U 1 Mdantsane
East London, 5200
Tel:043 051 2070
Email: admin@bccollege.co.za

St Marks Campus ( School of Business and Engineering)

St Marks Campus is situated in Southernwood 700.0m from the East London Campus. Southernwood encompasses a student friendly environment and is close to amenities such as mall, sports fields, fitness centres, etc. A majorityof Buffalo City TVET College Students reside in Southernwood. The area gives students peace of mind when it comes to  transportation as none is required for students attending classes in both East London and St Marks Campuses.

St Marks Campus offers Programmes within the National Diploma Nated School of Business and Engineering:

College Brochure|St Marks Engineering

College Brochure|St Marks Business

King Street Campus (School of Occupational Training)

This is our School of Occupational Training where Apprenticeships, Learnerships and Skills Programmes are offered. Also located in Southernwood the campus adjacent to the St Marks Campus.

Programmes offered at King Street Campus

  • National Skill Fund ( NSF Project )
  • Automotive Repair and Maintenance
  • Fitting
  • Mechatronics
  • Motor Mechanic
  • Wholesale and Retail Operations
  • Water and water waste Treatment
  • Water Reticulation services
  • End User computing
  • General Security Practice
  • Sports coaching
  • Accounting Technician
  • Fibre Processing and Manufacturing ( FP & M SETA)
  • Furniture Making
  • Health and Wealth (HWSETA)
  • Fitting and Turning
  • Electrical
  • Automotive
  • Education Training and Development Practices ( ETDP-SETA)
  • Early childhood Development
  • Wholesale and Retail SETA
  • Wholesale and Retail Operations

Students need to seek for their own accommodation as there are no campus accommodation facilities.

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