First Year Experience



Congratulations and a warm welcome to Vaal University of Technology—your new academic home! We are thrilled to embark on this exciting journey with you and to introduce you to the vibrant community that awaits as you take your first steps into higher education. As you navigate this pivotal transition, our First-Year Student Orientation is here to guide you through the exciting opportunities and resources available to make your university experience memorable.


Explore the exciting lineup of orientation events, workshops, and social activities designed to introduce you to the campus, faculty, and fellow students.