- Full Time
- Two Years
Mechanical Engineering is in demand in South Africa and is one of the broadest areas of engineering, attracting students who are proficient in mathematics and physics. Mechanical Engineers are logical thinkers who thrive on intricate challenges and problem-solving.
Mechanical engineers are primarily designers who develop, build and test mechanical and thermal sensors and devices from tools to engines and machines. They design and construct equipment for all mechanical applications e.g. mining, vehicle manufacturing, fleet maintenance, etc.
- N2 Certificate, or
- A National Senior Certificate with Mathematics, Physical Science or any other technical related subject
- N3 Certificate, or
- A National Senior Certificate with 40% in Mathematics and Physical Science
Certification and Examination Authority
Learners will receive the following at each level:
- National Certificate N3,N4, N5, N6
- National N Diploma in Mechanical Engineering on completion of N4-N6 (12 subjects) and 24-months’ of in service training
The National N Diploma includes two (2) years of theory and 24-months of in-service training.
All examinations are set and administered by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). The National N Diploma is issued by the DHET.
All textbooks at BTC at free. Simply enquire on registration for more details.
We offer free Saturday classes, run by qualified lecturers.
Enquire at any of our campuses for a current programme pricelist.
On successful completion, you will receive a National N Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and may further your studies at a University of Technology.