Housing Options For MUT Students

Here are some housing options for you if you to choose to leave your home to study at Mangosuthu University of Technology.

Mangosuthu university of technology is a University of Technology situated on the outskirts of Durban, South Africa, on a site overlooking the Indian Ocean. Mangosuthu University of Technology is a residential university.

Both on-campus and off-campus student residences offer similar access and control systems, have established governance, a formal management structure as well as basic and reasonable accommodation that is conducive to living and learning.

The university has a total of 27 residences

On-Campus Accommodation

  • Main Campus
  • Executive Hotel
  • Barnard Close
  • Astra Hotel
  • Palmerston Hotel
  • Ponyton House
  • 385 Smith Street
  • Fessifern Grand lodge
  • Victoria Embankment
  • Colonial
  • Adrain Road
  • Sha Jahan
  • Bombo House
  • Pilglen Mews
  • Seaboard
  • Berea Court
  • Plaza Lodge
  • Lonsdale Hotel
  • Durban House
  • Carmel Court
  • Botanical Bliss
  • NRB Field Street
  • Ubombo
  • Ark Royal Gladdington 

On-campus residences are disabled friendly residences and they have a computer laboratory that is designed for their specific needs.

Off-Campus Private Accommodation

  • Villa Mzimba
  • Radds Lodge
  • The Palace

Residence application and registration takes place in accordance to the Student Housing Policy which is available on the university website.  All first year applicants are advised to apply through Central Applications Office (CAO) as spaces will be allocated to those who applied through CAO and followed the necessary processes. 

DigsConnect is also a good avenue for students to take when they are searching for accommodation. They make finding accommodation easier for students as their website is tailored for students. Read our article on DigsConnect here to get more information. 

There are also always options such as Gumtree, Junkmail ads, property websites and Facebook where advertisements for property can be found.  

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