CPUT BTech: Biomedical Technology Course and Fees

Course Information and Fees

BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGY (returning students and full-time applicants for 2024)


A. CAPE TOWN: NEW STUDENTS Please note only students who intend to study full-time will be admitted in 2024

B. DISTANCE PROGRAMME: NEW STUDENTS No new student will be accepted into the BTECH programme in 2024


2024 will be the last year classes will be offered distance.

BTech: (Baccalaureus Technologiae)

The course develops management and biomedical research skills.
Career Opportunities

Qualified medical technologists are employed in laboratories in Blood Transfusion Services, private pathology practices, the National Health Laboratory Services, the Medical Research Council, forensic laboratories, veterinary practices and other disciplines such as pharmaceutical companies.Opportunities also exist for medical technologists to become involved in research at academic institutions. Registered medical technologists may also apply for a license to practice in a private capacity in their own laboratories.

Admission requirements


For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements


For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Syllabus and fees
Total number of subjects to obtain the B Tech degree: 4
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / One year
Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Two years
Course is offered on Bellville Campus.
For any queries get in touch with:
Contact: Mr M Saayman
Telephone: +27 21 959 6623
Fax: –
Email: saaymanm@cput.ac.za

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