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Tertiary Institutions


Damelin opened its doors in 1943, and has been providing students with opportunities to expand their knowledge and improve their career prospects for over 70 years. With 17 campuses countrywide, Damelin offers a range of Higher Education (HE) and Private College (Further Education and Training Institution) courses in a range of fields, from commerce to lifestyle and many more. Courses are offered via face-to-face studies, either on a full-time or part-time basis.


CityVarsity is a leading school of Media and Creative Arts, and has been honing South Africa’s creative talent since 1996, offering a wide variety of courses including Animation, Journalism, Professional Acting and Photography. CityVarsity’s Higher Education (HE) and Private College (FET institution) qualifications nurture talent, creativity and excellence by providing high standards of practical and theoretical studies.

Central Technical College

Central Technical College was established in December 2010 to develop technical and management skills in the community in response to the critical needs of the industry. CTC offers a learning experience that is unique within the Further Education and Training (FET) sector, helping students to obtain National N Diplomas in a variety of fields. The college’s objective is to offer students the opportunity to excel in the FET environment, and empower them to gain access to Universities.


INTEC College, a South African market leader in Further Education and Training via distance learning, has helped thousands of students to achieve their dreams and make a difference in the South African marketplace. With a solid track record spanning more than 100 years, INTEC continues to meet the academic needs of each individual student. INTEC’s ongoing academic mission is to offer learning programmes that are innovative, relevant and flexible. INTEC also incorporates an online learning arm called INTEC24.

Damelin Correspondence College

Damelin Correspondence College opened in 1955 in order to cater for those Damelin students who preferred to study at their own pace via distance learning. Damelin Correspondence College provides quality distance learning through its Business School, Creative School, Vocational School, General School, Technical School and High School, ensuring that everyone’s educational needs are met.

Lyceum College

Lyceum College has been providing quality education in the specialised fields of Public Safety Studies, Business Studies, Fleet Management and Education since 1917, and is South Africa’s market leader in Private Higher Education. The college is dedicated to providing academic content that meets the needs of the students, as determined by these evolving industries.