Prospective engineering students (either Grade 12 learners or applicants who already completed Grade 12) who do not meet the minimum admission requirements and already applied for engineering at the NWU are invited to write the Engineering Test. 

Applicants who meet the following requirements are invited to write the test:

  • 60% for Mathematics, Physical Science and Afrikaans / English
  • 31 APS

When can you write the Engineering Test?

Note that you can write the test at the beginning of each of the Engineering Week offering, as well as on one of the following dates:

  • 23 March 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom - Cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation.
  • 18 April 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom - Cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation.
  • 9 May 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom - Cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation.
  • 23 May 2020 – NWU Mahikeng - Cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation.
  • 22 June 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 24 June 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 26 June 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 27 June 2020 - NWU Potchefstroom
  • 3 July 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 11 July 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 25 July 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 15 August 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 22 August 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom
  • 21 September 2020 – NWU Potchefstroom

We are willing to arrange additional test dates if needed. Contact us directly on (018) 299 1318 to enquire about this.

The Engineering Test takes one full day and there is no additional cost involved.

Register online for the Engineering Test

Contact Sonette Becker via (018) 299 1318 or sonette.becker@nwu.ac.za for any further information.