Our education matters to us
and everyone else

At CityVarsity, we take our pledge to provide you with a quality education seriously. We’re a fully accredited Higher Education institution. All our programmes are registered with the NQF, while our qualifications are accredited by the good people at the Council on Higher Education (CHE). In addition to this, CityVarsity is registered with the Department of Higher Education (DHET) for the qualifications shown on Certificate no. 2001/HE07/004. So you can let out a sigh of relief. Whether you take on a certificate, diploma, advanced diploma or degree at CityVarsity, know you’ll be getting the real deal.

Real world

Experiential learning is the most recent inclusion into the CityVarsity curriculum. CityVarsity students will complete professional practice within their field of study, whilst completing their qualification.

Students will also experience the completely digital work readiness programme.  This programme is designed to equip students with the tools they need to successfully chart their course in the world of work.


  • Bjorn Steinbach
    His first project was a short film called Small Killing (2008) that was filmed and aired in South Africa. Bjorn got his first US break on a project called Generation Kill (2008), an HBO original seven part mini-series about the 1st Recon Marine Battalion that was sent in during the first phase of the war in Iraq. He portrayed Cpl. Michael Stinetori in all seven episodes. Since then he has worked on the made for 1V movie, Natalie Holloway (2009) which aired in the USA, and The Philanthropist (2009) which aired on NBC.
    Bjorn Steinbach
    Acting for Camera Graduate
  • Geraldine Gee Moloi
    Gee showed immense promise as a producer from her first year. By her second year, she was interning and freelancing professionally and managed to balance both worlds perfectly. Gee easily entered the professional world and has worked on BBC's Outcast, NBC's The Philanthropist and History Channel's Target Bin-Laden.
    Geraldine Gee Moloi
    Acting for Camera Graduate
  • Alan Shelley
    Winner of the Jameson 'First Shot' competition. Vuka! Winner in six categories with his 'Moses' PSA. 'Harold and Nina', his graduate film, won both a Bronze Loerie as well as a SAFTA Award for Best Student Film. Winner as co-director/ script writer of the 48 Hour Film Project competition.
    Alan Shelley
    Film and TV Production Graduate
  • Mads Norgaard
    Mads has constantly volunteered to photograph in-house exercises and events, most notably BodySpectra. He seamlessly entered the professional arena with an immensely rich portfolio and network base, and is busy nonstop in Cape Town.
    Mads Norgaard
    Professional Photography Graduate