APS Calculator TUT 2024

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APS Calculator TUT 2024

APS Calculator TUT 2024: APS Calculator TUT- Your Guide to Calculate Your Admission Point Score

When it comes to applying for tertiary education, most institutions require applicants to submit their admission point score (APS) as part of the application process. This score is used to determine whether an applicant meets the minimum entry requirements for a specific course or program. In South Africa, the APS is calculated based on an applicant’s performance in specific subjects during their high school years.

Calculating your APS can be confusing and overwhelming, especially if you’re not sure where to start. Fortunately, there are tools available that can simplify the process, such as the APS Calculator TUT.

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How To Calculate TUT APS Scores?

Add up your matric scores for each of your best seven subjects, excluding Life Orientation, in order to calculate your TUT APS score. Based on your percentage, you are awarded points for each subject:

TUT Requirements NSC – Gaps your profile ​

Results format for the new NSC-G and the minimum admission requirements for TUT:

Rating code​ Rating Marks
7 Outstanding achievement 80 – 100
6 Meritorious achievement 70 – 79
5 Degree substantial achievement 60 – 69
4 Diploma adequate achievement 50 – 59
3 Foundation moderate achievement 40 – 49
2 Elementary achievement 30 – 39
1​ Not achieved 0 –​ 29

​​Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy?

All learners are required to take one of the two subjects for NSC-G purposes

​​TUT position:

  • Mathematics is relevant to programmes that require prior knowledge of mathematics; all others may only require Mathematical Literacy. (Details of what each subject entails can be determined by looking at the DoE curriculum statements, available on the DoE website).


How many APS score is needed at TUT?

The lowest minimum APS is 18, and the highest minimum is 24 with Maths or 25 with Maths Literacy. To find out the minimum APS requirements for each specific course, you can look at the TUT Course Information page for more detailed information.


General admission requirements for TUT

  • A pass mark in English at Senior Certificate level (minimum additional language; certain programmes may require first or home language status)
  • Each course has its own specific admission requirements.
  • Prospective students should note that the admission requirements of individual programmes could change from year to year.
  • For some programmes, students will be required to write an admission test, which will determine whether they will be admitted to the programme, or whether it will be recommended to them that they enrol for a relevant foundation course.


How To Apply Tshwane University of Technology 2024 Online Application

  • To begin the application process at TUT, please click here.
  • On the top right corner of the screen, click ‘Apply Now.’
  • Choose whether or not you have a student number (If this is your first time applying you will not have a student number yet)
  • Choose whether you are returning to finish an application.
  • Choose whether or not you have a Qualification. Token Specific (this token was only given to specific students to show them a pre-defined list of qualifications)
  • To the consent form, click ‘I Accept.’
  • Stick to the instructions provided throughout the application.


TUT Contact Details

Tel: 086 110 2421
Email: general@tut.ac.za
SMS Number: 30655

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