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SA National Senior Certificate

Become one of ten million South Africans with a matriculation and make your future official!
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The South African National Senior Certificate (CAPS), more commonly known as matric, is the most recognised matriculation certificate in South Africa. Written by almost a million learners each year, this expertly delivered curriculum is tailored to the South African context. With a wide range of subject choices, including 7 national languages, a matric pass is your gateway into the workforce and beyond.

Meet our Head of School Sipho Mpisane

“When I think about the learner that walks through our virtual doors and will one day graduate from UCT Online High School, I am filled with pride and excitement at the opportunity we have been privileged and positioned to provide to them. At UCT Online High School, we are intentional about our vision to give each learner an educational experience that prepares them for a future of endless and exciting possibilities. They will be critical, independent thinkers who celebrate their individuality whilst appreciating the power of collaboration. Our graduates will be solution-driven and grow invaluable qualities of self-efficacy and resilience. Our future, no doubt, is in good hands.”
- Sipho Mpisane
UCT's vice chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng

Don't compromise

Get an affordable private local education from the most prestigious university in Africa. Because no learner should be limited by their postcode, how much their family has in the bank or who they know

Receive an excellent local curriculum, facilitated by the very best

With 7 national languages and loads of subject choices, our South African National Senior Certificate (CAPS) curriculum is tailored to every South African learner’s needs

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Join our thriving community

With over 5000 learners and 50 Virtual Clubs, we’re the fastest growing school in the country

And make your future official

By qualifying with a matric exemption, you’ll automatically be eligible to apply to all other major South African universities, colleges and technikons

Not sure which curriculum is best suited for your child?

We'll do the maths and figure out which curriculum is best suited for your child to succeed.
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Download a SA National Senior Certificate (CAPS) info pack
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