NATIONAL BENCHMARK TESTs (NBTs)

The NBT is an assessment test used for first-year applicants to higher education institutions. The NBTs are designed to measure a writer’s ability to transfer understanding of academic literacy (language skills), quantitative literacy (numerical skills) and Mathematics to the demands of tertiary (higher education) coursework.

Only School of Tomorrow applicants and applicants to the Faculty of Law. 

School of Tomorrow:

  • School of Tomorrow applicants must write the NBT before the end of 2021 to ensure that your results are available in time for registration.
Faculty of Law:​
If you’re applying to the Faculty of Law you must write the NBT before 16 July.
  • BCom Law, BAccLLB - AQL & MAT
  • LLB, BA Law - AQL​

Please visit www.nbt.ac.za​ for test dates and bookings.

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