If you do not have a required subject at all as part of your NSC (eg. Mathematics or Physical Science) universities will NOT allow entrance. Fortunately, you can add those subjects to your certificate by enrolling at one of the institutions below.
IMPORTANT! First register with your Provincial department of education early in the year in order to write the exam. Click here for the link
TAALNET (Full-Time or Part-Time and Distance Learning)
Advantage: Rewrite matric or prepare for Technical matric.
INTEC CORRESPONDENCE COLLEGE (Distance education)
Advantage: Start immediately.
DAMELIN (Lecture based or distance education)
Advantage: With the correspondence option you could start immediately.
ABBOTTS COLLEGE (Full or part-time)
- Western Cape Campus (Claremont and Century City)
- Gauteng Campuses (Centurion, Northcliff, Pretoria East and Johannesburg South)
Advantage: They have a good reputation for improving marks! They do charge private sector fees!
BRAINLINE: (Distance education)
STONEFOUNTAIN COLLEGE (Lecture based)
- Athlone (021) 6963612
- Kenilworth (021) 6715791
- Bellville (021) 9461427
If you are sure that you want to follow a technical path with N1-4 levels (TVET college), Technical Matric and Bridging courses are designed for students who did not complete Matric at school.
Computer-based teaching system to illustrate maths principles interactively. Learners attend maths extra classes at one of 154 centres. Our lessons use voice and animated images during tutoring sessions to encourage learner interaction. Assisted by tutors.