Faculty of Applied and Computer Sciences



The Biotechnology Department strives to shape technicians, academics and researchers that will develop and support sustainable and integrated Biotechnology that improves life for all the living world.


The Department of Chemistry at Vaal University of Technology is a versatile department which prides itself on teaching and research. Staff bring the discipline to life for students in several departments in the University.

Environmental Sciences

Environmental Science, by its nature, is an interdisciplinary field of study.  This Diploma in Environmental Science is primarily a programme that will address scientific principles, concepts, and methodologies to understand the interrelationships of the natural world.