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UCT Analytics Computer Science Requirements

The requirements for undertaking the University of Cape Town (UCT) Analytics Computer Science.

REQUIREMENTS TO STUDY COMPUTER SCIENCE AT UCT

Applicants need to write both of the National Benchmark Tests (Academic
Literacy and Quantitative Literacy, and Mathematics) at the earliest opportunity.
The results of these tests may lead to an early offer.
Offers will be based on the following:

  • Academic results from your NSC based on your percentage score for your top
    six subjects. Life Orientation is excluded from the calculation of your Faculty
    Points Score (FPS).
  • Performance in both of the National Benchmark Tests (AQL and MAT). A maximum of two attempts will be allowed. For further information about NBT dates and venues, please visit www.nbt.ac.za or call the NBT Helpline on
    021 650 3523.
  • Performance in Mathematics and English in your final matric exam.
  • Your Grade 11 and Grade 12 final results.
  How to Calculate your APS at University of Zululand (UniZulu)
ELIGIBLE BAND REQUIREMENTS
ALL APPLICANTS BAND A FPS GUARANTEED ADMISSION 

FPS of 480 or above
NBT scores of Upper-Intermediate for AL & QL Maths 60%*
English HL 50%
English FAL 60%

ALL APPLICANTS BAND B FPS PROBABLE ADMISSION 

FPS of 440 – 479
NBT scores of Upper-Intermediate for AL & QL Maths 60%*
English HL 50% English FAL 60%

Minimum required for possible admission

FPS of 425 or above
NBT scores of Upper-Intermediate for AL & QL Maths 60%*
English HL 50%
English FAL 60%

Only SA applicants in targeted redress race groups with a disadvantage factor greater than 1 BAND C FPS POSSIBLE ADMISSION TO THE COMMERCE EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT UNIT (EDU) 

FPS of 420 or above
NBT scores of Lower Intermediate for AL & QL Maths 60%*
English HL 50%
English FAL 60%
In exceptional circumstances, a Basic score for QL may be mitigated by a score of Intermediate in NBT Maths

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Your next move

UCT offers many programmes. If you do not meet up to the requirements of this programme you can consider another programme on the list. Go to >> University of Cape Town Faculties/Programmes.

However, if you meet the requirements and wish to apply to study this course. You can simply check the application processes.

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