Top 10 Mechanical Engineering Courses in South Africa |


Course Fees : R6899 to R12500

Planning to get Mechanical Engineering Training in South Africa?


Here is a table of Mechanical Engineering courses in South Africa along with the duration and cost of the course:


Institute Name


Course Name


Course Fee

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Cape town

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

12 months


Vaal University of Technology


National Diploma: Engineering: Mechanical

36 months


College of Capetown

Cape Town

National Certificate N4-N6: Mechanical Engineering

12 months


CTU Training Solutions


N4-N6: Mechanical Engineering

36 months


African Academy

Boksburg East Industrial

Mechanical Engineering N1 – N3 Certificate

36 months

R10 000

Berea Technical College


Diploma in Mechanical Engineering



Gauteng College of Engineering and Technology


Mechanical Engineering N1-N6

9 months


Varsity Institute of Science & Technology


Mechanical Engineering

36 months



Top Mechanical Engineering Institutes in South Africa


1. Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape town

2. Vaal University of Technology, Vanderbijlpark

3. College of Capetown, Cape Town

4. CTU Training Solutions, Capetown

5. African Academy, Boksburg East Industrial

6. Berea Technical College, Durban

7. Gauteng College of Engineering and Technology, Johannesburg

8. Varsity Institute of Science & Technology, Johannesburg


Cost of Mechanical Engineering courses in South Africa


The average cost price of the course ranges from R10 000


Duration of Mechanical Engineering courses in South Africa


The average duration of the course is 9-36 months


Salary of a Mechanical Engineer in South Africa


The average salary for a Mechanical Engineer in South Africa is R355,036.

27 course(s) offered by 18 institutes in South Africa
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Northlink College Logo

Mechanical Fitter And Turner

The courses presented at Northlink College are career-orientated to bridge the gap between the workshop and the world of work with the least disruption at the end of the training period.

Institute by Northlink College [ Claim Listing ]
Berea Technical College Logo

Mechanical Engineering (N3-N6)

Mechanical Engineering is in demand in South Africa and is one of the broadest areas of engineering, attracting students who are proficient in mathematics and physics. Mechanical Engineers are logical thinkers who thrive on intricate challenges and problem-solving.

Institute by Berea Technical College
Luthando Skills & Training Logo

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering course is offered by Luthando Skills & Training. Training Organizations in technical businesses need good engineers as much as they need good managers and operators. They also need managers who understand

Institute by Luthando Skills & Training

Tshawne City College Logo

National Diploma Mechanical Engineering (N1)

A mechanical engineering is involved in the design, development, production, analysis, manufacturing, installation, maintenance and general research of mechanical systems and equipment in almost every type of industry.

Institute by Tshawne City College
X-Factor Safety Consultants (Pty) Ltd Logo

National Certificate Construction Plant Operations

This NQF Level 2 qualification comes with '120 Credits' and it is intended for all role-players and stakeholders such as Forestry, Mining, Plant Hire, Civil and Building Construction companies etc.

Institute by X-Factor Safety Consultants (Pty) Ltd
Rostec College Logo

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering N1 to N3 caters for students interested in becoming a Motor/Diesel Mechanic or Fitter and Turner or serves as an entry level if you want to do your National N-Diploma.

Institute by Rostec College [ Claim Listing ]
Nkangala TVET College Logo

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering N1-6 course is offered by Nkangala TVET College.

Institute by Nkangala TVET College [ Claim Listing ]

Johannesburg Institute of Engineering and Technology Logo


The learner is exposed to relevant equipment in the workplace during his 54 weeks plant training .The theory must also be consolidated with the practical. 

Institute by Johannesburg Institute of Engineering and Technology [ Claim Listing ]
Oxbridge Academy Logo

National Certificate N1 Engineering Studies (Boilermaker)

This career-oriented course is the first step in your training towards a career as a boilermaker.

Institute by Oxbridge Academy [ Claim Listing ]
Thandabandtu Skills Training Centre Logo


Thandabantu Skills Training Centre is ideally situated in Boksburg, Johannesburg (Gauteng - South Africa) offering skills training courses for aspiring workers

Institute by Thandabandtu Skills Training Centre [ Claim Listing ]
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