CPUT BTech: Engineering: Electrical (Power Systems Stream) Courses and Fees

CPUT BTech: Engineering: Electrical (Power Systems Stream) Courses and Fees

Course Information and Fees


BTech: (Baccalaureus Technologiae)

Graduates are competent technologists, capable of decision making requiring mature judgement, and will have the ability to conceive, identify and optimise technical solutions.

Purpose and Rationale of the qualification
A qualifying learner will be competent to design, implement and control production, testing, planning, construction, commissioning and maintenance in the field of Electrical Engineering by applying technical knowledge, engineering principles, innovative design, problem-solving techniques and managerial skills. He/she will be capable of exercising independent technological judgement and responsible decision making by taking into account the relevant financial, economic, commercial, social, environmental and statutory factors.The qualified person will be able to register with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) as a Professional Technologist in the field of Electrical Engineering.

Career Opportunities
Graduates apply proven techniques and procedures to the solution of practical engineering problems and may be responsible for technical decision making.The career route offers challenging work in all areas of electrical engineering. On completion of this degree, the student will have met the academic requirements of the Engineering Council of SA for registration as a Professional Technologist.

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

Professional Registration
The BTech: Engineering: Electrical is accredited by the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA). Graduates will comply with the academic requirements for registration as a Professional Technologist.
Syllabus and fees

Fourth Year

Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 1 Only
Select seven of the following electives:
Semester 2 Only
Select seven of the following electives:
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / Minimum of one year
Course is offered on Bellville Campus.
For any queries get in touch with:
Contact: Ms L van Wyk
Telephone: +27 21 460 3763 / 21 953 8729
Fax: –
Email: vanwykla@cput.ac.za
NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2024 academic year and are provided to assist you in your planning. 


This information is subject to change based on approval and accreditation of HEQSF aligned qualifications.

Admission requirements may therefore differ between the existing qualification and the HESQF aligned qualification. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page; however the University reserves the right at any time, if circumstances require, to make changes to any of the published details.

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