Prospective Students

We encourage you to stay ahead of your studies. Click on the infographic below for more informaiton on the Faculty programmes.




The following undergraduate degrees are offered in the EBIT Faculty:

The School for the Built Environment is the largest of its kind in the country. Undergraduate and postgraduate degrees are offered in architecture, quantity surveying, construction management, real estate, and town and regional planning.

The need to maintain and expand one's knowledge in technology is of paramount importance. This directly results from the rapid development and management in technology. We invite students to continue their studies at our faculty on completion of their four-year BEngineering degree, by enrolling in one of the following postgraduate courses. (BSC(Hons), Msc and Phd degrees).

The School Information Technology is one of the largest of its kind in the country. The Department of Computer Science is the best in the in South Africa and Africa.


As the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) progresses, the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information (EBIT) continues to focus on re-inventing itself. To ensure that it remains globally competitive and a leader, we actively collaborate with international universities, government departments, and industry, and focus on producing high-quality research to make UP a leading research-intensive university. This has borne fruit, as evidenced by the 2020 US News and World Report Rankings of the Best Global Universities for Engineering, which placed UP Engineering in the No. 1 position in Africa! 



- Author Emly Mathe
Published by Dudu Mathe

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