Berea Technical College – FAQs

Who is Berea College of Technology (BCT)?

Berea College of Technology is a higher education college specialising in Information Technology and a range of higher education qualifications in Accounting, Public Relations, Human Resource Management, Hospitality and Catering and Travel and Tourism.

How is the College Associated to Berea Technical College (BTC)?

At inception, BTC was the only campus, but today the institution includes three campuses located in the heart of central Durban, including Berea College of Technology (BCT) and Berea Matric School (BMS).

The three distinct campuses fall under the umbrella of Berea Group of Colleges.

Is Berea College of Technology a registered Higher Education college?

  • Yes. BCT is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)

  • All academic programmes are accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee [HEQC] of the Council on Higher Education [CHE]

  • Programmes are registered on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF), and it is

  • ISO 9001: 2015 certified.

What does ISO accredited mean?

  • The International Standards Organisation [ISO] is an independent international organisation that assures that processes at organisations and institutions such as Berea College of Technology [ISO 9001:2015] meet with international standards for quality.

What are the benefits to enrol at Berea College of Techology?

  • It is located at the iconic Tourist Junction [old Durban Station] providing world-class facilities as a registered Private Higher Education Institution.

  • Known for its architectural features, boasting 12 modern state-of-the-art classrooms, 4 computer labs, a library and student recreational area.

  • Located near one of Durban’s busiest malls, the Workshop.

  • Within proximity to bus and taxi ranks and an array of eateries and accommodation facilities – all within walking distance from the campus.

  • University access.

  • 100% Graduate Employment Programme.

  • Free Tablet with access to study materials and guides.

  • Industry-proficient lecturers.

  • Free online support from the Centre for Student Relations.

  • Free Wi-Fi at all campuses.

  • 24-hour security service.

Is there any campus or social activities for students?

Absolutely. The college supports an academic-social philosophy and encourages students to get involved in the social, cultural and sporting calendar. Our dedicated Social, Cultural and Sporting Committee work closely with the academic team to ensure that all social activities are integrated into the academic calendar for the year.

How much does it cost?

Our fees at Berea College of Technology are affordable and we offer our students various payment options. Contact us on 031 8278300 or email enquiries@bct.ac.za for a full fee schedule.

Where is BCT located?

BCT is located at the iconic campus building (previous Tourist Junction), 160 Monty Naicker Road, Durban. Directional maps to the campus can be found on www.bct.ac.za

Are there any other branches located in Durban?

Yes, our city campus is located at 539 Anton Lembebe Street. This campus offers a range of qualifications in Engineering, IT., Management Studies, Education, Hospitality and Catering and Travel and Tourism.

How do I enrol for a course at BCT?

The first step is to decide which course you are interested in.
Then give Berea College of Technology a call on 031 8278300, email us at enquiries@bct.ac.za, contact us via the website contact page, or simply visit us at the college. We will provide all the assistance, the application process details, related costs and course information.