What accreditations does Academy of Sound Engineering have?
Academy of Sound Engineering (ASE) is an accredited Institute for Higher Education in South Africa, accredited by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). All of our qualifications are accredited by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Academy of Sound Engineering is also accredited as South Africa's top Avid and Pro-Tools training institute!
Enrolling to study at Academy of Sound Engineering: What do I need?
To enrol at Academy of Sound Engineering you will need to make sure that you meet our minimum admission requirements; a Matric National Senior Certificate that indicates endorsement to study towards either a Higher Certificate or Diploma. We require a minimum of 50% for English. You can fill out the official application form (see our "Apply Now" tab). One of our experienced student advisors will then be in touch with you to organise an Application Consultation. Following that you may be provisionally accepted based on your latest results/Matric results. Please be sure to bring your parent/guardian with you. Alternatively you can contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or give us a call on 011 482 9200 and we will happily provide more in depth information.
What are the entrance requirements to study at Academy of Sound Engineering?
You will need to have received a Matric National Senior Certificate with endorsement to study towards a Higher Certificate or Diploma. We require potential students to have at least 50% for English but we do encourage students to aim to reach for more than 50%. Optional subject choices such as Business Studies, Maths Lit/Core, Physical Science and Music/Drama will also bid you well in your application.
What are the fees for courses offered by Academy of Sound Engineering?
Our fee structure changes from year to year, and as such will be available to you on request only. Please request the latest fee information by contacting email@example.com or 011 482 9200.
Studying as a full time student, what can I expect?
Our Higher Certificate and Diploma courses are full time studies and will require you to be present on campus and in studios for lectures. You will need to take into account that, as with any other tertiary education, you will be expected to complete your course according to a set timetable and attend all lectures and practical sessions.
Chasing dreams & getting into the industry: what careers can I pursue?
The South African Music and Entertainment Industry is a fast-growing and diverse one! You can choose a number of careers to work toward when you are studying at Academy of Sound Engineering. You can venture into life as a music producer, music post production, composer or song-writer, broadcaster (radio and television), record label manager, artist manager, live events sound engineer and many more!