Coastal TVET College

Coastal TVET College is a merger of the former Durban Technical College, Swinton Road Technical College, and Umlazi Technical College. It includes former Umbumbulu and Appelsbosch Colleges of Education. It is the largest College in KwaZulu-Natal, currently averaging about 15 000 full-time equivalents and about 800 staff members.


Coastal TVET College

Coastal KZN TVET College catchment area is from Ozwathini to South of Durban and continues for a strip of about 80km towards the South Coast. It includes Maphumulo, Stanger, Ndwedwe, the Bluff area, Chatsworth, Lamontville, Umlazi, KwaMakhutha, Isipingo, Amanzimtoti, Illovo right down to Scottburgh, but due to the residence facilities, we have students from all over the country.

The Central Administration Office of the College is at KwaMakhutha, which is a semi-rural setting.


This College is well known for catering to adult learners, unemployed and employed by local industry, out-of-school youth, and project-linked trainees ranging from learners with a low academic background to those who have had opportunities to enhance their educational level.

The college is positioning itself to be able to take leadership in addressing the socio-economic needs of the broader community, through innovation and delivery of responsive programs.

Coastal KZN TVET College strives to provide quality education and training to benefit their community. Along with offering a variety of courses, they also offer skills units. There are eight campuses as well as student accommodation in close proximity to the campuses. Coastal KZN TVET College provides all its students with support in terms of career guidance, counseling, sport, and a variety of clubs. College fees can be quite expensive, however, with the help of NSFAS funding, students from low income households can afford to go to college. All students are encouraged to apply for NSFAS.


Coastal TVET College Courses:

  • Nated: Business Studies

    Financial Management

    Human Resource Management

    Management Assistant

    Marketing Management

    Public Management


    Nated: Engineering Studies

    Civil Engineering

    Electrical Engineering

    Mechanical Engineering

    Multi-Disciplinary Drawing Office Practice / Draughting

Courses are categorized by campus.


Tuition costs for NCV courses at Coastal TVET College range anywhere from R8 000 to R21 000.


  • Appelsbosch Campus
  • As-Salaam Campus
  • Durban Campus
  • Ubuhle Bogu Campus
  • Umbumbulu Campus
  • Umlazi-BB Campus
  • Umlazi-V Campus
  • Swinton Campus


Coastal TVET College Application Requirements
  1. Latest school results and results from any other educational institution (End year results).
  2. ID document of Applicant. …
  3. ID document of parent(s) or guardian(s)
  4. A unique Email address as well as a cellphone number.
  5. Study Permit.

For more information visit:

Central Administration Office
50051 Mfundi Mngadi Dr, KwaMakhutha ● PO Box 1795, Amanzimtoti, 4126


Tel:+27 31 905 7000



TVET College

Coastal TVET College Website 

Read Also:

1. Sedibeng TVET College

2. South West Gauteng TVET College

3. Tshwane South TVET College

4. Western TVET College

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