TUT Mechanical Engineering



TUT Mechanical Engineering

TUT Mechanical Engineering, Our Department encompasses three distinctive programmes in Mechanical, Mechatronics and Industrial Design that students can select from. Our team of academic experts, technical and support staff are enthusiastic about the idea of maintaining and building the department’s standing as a prominent hub of research, technology, knowledge and development in the fields of Mechanical, Mechatronics and Industrial D​esign.



Our students remain our most valuable participants. Academic staff members in the department are specialists in various fields of engineering. Apart from being committed lecturers, they are also actively involved in cutting edge research activities that span a range of areas in Mechanical, Mechatronics and Industrial Design​. The qualifications are offered from national diploma up to doctoral level.

Contact Details

Administrator – Academic Enquiries
Name: Susan Wilbers
Tel: +27 12 382 5162
Fax: +27 12 382 5602
Email: WilbersMS@tut.ac.za
WIL and Research Admin
Name: Nthabiseng Ratlhogo
Tel: +27 12 382 5874
Fax: +27 12 382 5602
Email: RatlhogoNM@tut.ac.za
Head of Department
Name: Dr Lodewyk Beneke
Tel: +27 12 382 5736
Email: BenekeLW@tut.ac.za
TUT Contact Centre
Tel: 086 110 2421
Email: general@tut.ac.za
SMS Number: 41478 (New sms number from 1 January 2018: 30655)