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CAE is now celebrating 25 years!

CAE is situated in the Northern Suburbs (Durbanville) of Cape Town away from the heavy congestion that Cape Town itself experiences.

Durbanville has been going through tremendous growth over the last couple of years. We are surrounded with great shopping malls, movie theatres, fast food outlets, coffee shops, gyms, entertainment and a whole lot more. If you are not from here you will certainly enjoy the great scenery in the Western Cape, especially Table Mountain, our lovely beaches, our Cape culture and people.

We also provide students from all over the country with great accommodation with private associates situated close to CAE.

CAE prides itself as a reputable institution with 25 years of experience behind us and our endeavours are that all students will enjoy their studies and experiences at CAE.

OUR VISION – CAE College of Audio Engineering aims to conduct and provide professional and quality-assured training in an attempt to create and stimulate young people in finding meaningful careers in this established and exciting industry.

At CAE College of Audio Engineering our mission is to equip our students to be an asset to this industry and to furthermore be successful.

CAE has seen 25 years of educating young people into the sound engineering industry and we are also affiliated and respected in the broader music industry. Our industries partners have also given CAE students employment opportunities throughout the last 25 years. We have a long list of young people that have established themselves in the sound engineering work arena.

Choosing to study at CAE College of Audio Engineering Cape Town Campus (Durbanville) indicates you are not only searching for quality, but also for success. In today’s modern world of technology in the music, entertainment and computer industry, CAE offers “hands on” practical training, using state of the art equipment and the latest recording software programs and live sound equipment. At CAE College of Audio Engineering we pride ourselves of being one of the top audio engineering colleges in South Africa. Come and speak to us to plan your future in the sound engineering industry.

Why Study At CAE College of Audio Engineering?

A CAE qualification is recognized by Industry Professionals as our students are employed nationally and internationally.  CAE College of Audio Engineering is  in accreditation process with CHE, which provides our students with a registered SAQA qualification which is endorsed by the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Courses at CAE are backed by Industry professionals.

What you can expect at CAE College of Audio Engineering?


  • Qualified Lecturers
  • Career orientated education
  • “Hands on” practical training in our fully equipped studios
  • Industry Job Opportunities
  • Safe and Secure Environment
  • Ease of Payment Structures
  • Air-Conditioned Classrooms
  • Accommodation
  • Free Secure Parking
  • Friendly staff
  • Disability Access
  • Canteen Facilities
  • Ease of main road access
  • Good mentors


Please see the necessary entry requirements below

• Literacy & Numeracy
• Grade 10 or Grade 12
• ID Photo
• Completed CAE Registration Form
• Copy of ID
• Registration Fees
• Computer Literacy


Please see the necessary entry requirements below

• Literacy & Numeracy, Computer Literacy
• Copy of Passport
• ID Photo
• Completed CAE Registration Form
• Registration Fees
• Study permit
• Grade 12 or equivalent