Technical and Vocational Education and Training College Academic Calendar 2021

Technical and Vocational Education and Training College Academic Calendar 2021

Date Published: November 19, 2020

The Department of Higher Education and Training has released the 2021 academic calendar for TVET Colleges. 

The academic calendar starts on the 18th of January and ends on the 8th of December. 

What You Need To Know

Here is everything you need to know about the 2021 TVET academic calendar

  • The calendar took into consideration the results in some TVET programmes: Due to the late results in some TVET programmes, the timetables released by the DHET are tailored to these events. 
  • Internal Examinations will be in the second or third term: Internal examinations will take place in the second or third term for a maximum period of 2 weeks. 
  • Term 1 will start on the 18th of January for staff and 25th of January for students: For all courses, the academic year will start on the 25th of January. Academic staff will be required to be at work from the 18th of January. 
  • Each course has a different timetable: The timetable was broken down into different courses, namely:
  • Business and Utility Studies 
  • Natural Science Studies  
  • National Certificate Vocational 
  • Supplementary exams will take place at the beginning of the year: Supplementary Examinations for the NCV will take place from the 10th of March to the 1st of April 2021.

The Timetables

Here are the TVET timetables for the academic year of 2021:

Author: Andrea Frisby