July Intake
Now Open
Successful careers are created piece by piece, step by step, subject by subject. At Pearson Institute we understand this, which is why we structure our programmes in a way that allows you to master the subject matter and be the master of your future career. Applications are open for our July intake. Shape your future world with the world's learning company.

Degrees, Higher Certificates, Foundation Programmes and Certificate programmes
Be the master of your I.T. future.
Flexible learning for an always-on world.
July intake now open.
Be the master of your Business future.
Get the skills you need to succeed.
July intake now open.
Be the master of your BioScience future.
Innovative science and technology for an always-on world.
July intake now open.
Be the master of your Design future.
Innovative design for an always-on world.
July intake now open.
Be the master of your Skills.
Get the skills you need to succeed.
July intake now open.
July Intake Programmes
  • Information Technology
  • Cloud Computing
  • Machine Learning
  • Cyber Security
  • Software Development
  • Engineering
  • Open Source
  • Computer Science
  • Robotics and Intelligent Systems
  • Data Analytics
  • Internet Development
  • Network Engineering
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  • Business Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing Management.
  • Commercial Law
  • Tourism Management
  • Business Management
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BioScience Degrees
  • Biomedicine
  • Biotechnology Management
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Honours in Graphic Design
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Foundation Programmes
Foundation Programmes
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Certificate Programmes
  • 3 month IT Certificates
  • 6 Month Business Certificates
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Shape your future world with the world’s learning company
Pearson Institute is part of the world’s learning company, Pearson, an organisation with a global footprint and over 250 years of heritage in education.

Through Pearson’s global footprint, Pearson Institute has the ability not only to offer you a localised solutions-based perspective, but also a world-view on global education. This places knowledge and expertise at your fingertips allowing you to master your field of study.

Pearson Institute offers degrees, higher certificates and foundation programmes at 12 campuses across South Africa.

Why Pearson Institute
At Pearson Institute we understand that people have different preferences and styles when it comes to learning. We try to accommodate this as much as possible by offering a range of learning delivery methods, including traditional face-to-face, online part time or our innovative Mastery Learning Methodology.
Producing employable graduates is a priority for Pearson Institute. We instil skills which are essential in becoming more employable, and our ongoing relationships with industry partners also enables us to assist our students in opening opportunities. Workshops and employability initiatives also occur throughout the academic year for the benefit of students.
World Class Facilities
We create graduates who excel in the workplace. One of the ways we do this is by setting up our campuses with world class technology and infrastructure, and modelling our facilities according to real world office environments. In order to master your field of study, you deserve to work with optimal equipment and facilities. 
Upcoming Programme Dates
July 2019
Bachelor of Business Administration
July 2019
Higher Certificate Information Systems
July 2019
Certificate Programmes Information Systems C# & JAVA
July 2019
Bachelor of Commerce Law, Human Resources Tourism Management & Marketing Management
July 2019
Higher Certificate Business Management
July 2019
Bachelor of Arts Honours Graphic Design
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Frequently Asked & Questions
How do I apply?
Thank you for considering Pearson Institute for your studies.
You can apply online at https://pihefutureleaders.co.za/ or visit any one of our campuses directly and speak to a Higher Education Consultant who will be able to give you more information, and also assist you with the application process.
What Does One Need to Bring to Apply
  • Completed application form
  • Your ID copy
  • ID copy of sponsor/parent
  • R300 application fee
  • Matric/Latest school leaving results
How Much is the Application Fee?
Our application fee is R300.00.
Fees Structure
Contact your preferred Campus and speak to a Higher Education Consultant who will go through the fee structure with you.
When do classes start for the July Intake?
Classes will commence on 8 and 29 July. Programme dependent.
Do you have accommodation available?
Yes, we do have accommodation at our Midrand campus, for all the other campuses a Higher Education Consultant will put you in touch with accommodation suppliers.
Which programmes are available in the second-semester intake?
  • Foundation Programmes
  • Bachelor of Arts Honours in Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Commerce Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Commerce Human Resources
  • Bachelor of Commerce Marketing Management.
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Law
  • Bachelor of Commerce Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Science Biomedicine
  • Bachelor of Science Biotechnology Management
What are the Entrance Requirements for Degree studies?

Entry requirements

You need a South Africa National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelor degree entry or an equivalent foreign secondary qualification on an NSC level with Bachelor degree entry approved by Universities South Africa (USAF).


If you have an international school-leaving certificate, you need to provide a certificate of exemption issued by Universities South Africa (USAF).


You should have successfully completed a relevant higher certificate qualification. On successful completion of the higher certificate, students are required to apply to Universities South Africa (USAF) for a certificate of exemption in order to be admitted to a degree programme.


You need 25 or more Pearson Institute points.

Applications for International students

International students are welcome to apply. They must bring with the Following for the application and enrolment process:


  • Results
  • R300 Application Fee
  • Provisional Acceptance Letter
  • Students Passport/ID
  • Sponsors Passport/ ID


  • SAQA/HESA approval
  • Study Permit/Asylum
  • Medical Aid

Qualification duration

  • Minimum: 3 years
  • Maximum: 5 years Full-time
Get In Touch
Contact us via our website or connect with us, using one of our social platforms.
We have 12 Pearson Institute Campuses across South Africa:
  • Bedfordview
  • Bloemfontein
  • Cape Town
  • Durban
  • Durbanville
  • East London
  • Midrand
  • Nelspruit
  • Port Elizabeth
  • Potchefstroom
  • Pretoria
  • Vanderbijlpark
Primary: 011 690 1700
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