College of Cape Town

Inspiring minds

As a leading provider of Education and Training in mainly the Further Education and Training (FET) band, the College of Cape Town has much to offer students and prospective partners as an alternative to General Education and Training.  Our courses lead to recognised, accredited qualifications that are in high demand by commerce and industry.

The College strives to provide high-quality education and training to help you equip yourself with the qualifications and skills you need to start out on a chosen career path.

It is situated in the central area of the Peninsula, and serves the greater Cape Town area, including a large percentage of traditionally disadvantaged areas and townships.  Although the majority of the students hail from the greater Cape Town metropolitan region, the college accepts students from all other regions of South Africa, Namibia and other African countries, and many countries abroad.

All campuses have well-equipped workshops, lecture rooms, computer rooms, studios for practical work and well-equipped media centres.

The eight campuses include:

  •  Athlone Campus
  • City Campus
  • Crawford Campus
  • Gardens Campus
  • Guguletu Campus
  • Pinelands Campus
  • Thornton Campus
  • Wynberg Campus

The Central Office is located in Salt River, Cape Town.

The College of Cape Town also has 3 residences, all conveniently situated in close proximity to the respective campuses.  They are:

  • City Residence (Ladies only)
  • Crawford Residence (Ladies and gents)
  • Thornton Residence (ladies and gents)

The Crawford, City and Thornton Campuses boast state of the art Open Learning Centers offering them the latest in technology.  Services include a library, computer and internet access, printing, faxing, photocopying and book-binding facilities.  College of Cape Town are in the process of extending the initiative to its other campuses and all students can make use of this service at any campus.  It is an initiative aimed at improving the quality of education and gives students a leading edge.

Student Support Services are available at all campuses and include services such as student counselling, career guidance, assistance with study skills, and peer education, to name but a few.

The College of Cape Town is committed to serving and educating learners from all communities, offering its learners a holistic learning experience in the vocational discipline of their choice. 


  • Street: 334 Albert Road, Salt River
  • Postcode: 7925
  • City: Cape Town
  • Province: Western Cape
  • Country: South Africa


  • Telephone: +27 21 404 6700
  • Fax: +27 21 404 6701
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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