Who is IT varsity?

IT varsity is an accredited online institute that specialises in preparing people for careers in App Development.

IT varsity was founded by App developers who are passionate about their work.

You bring the motivation & passion, we’ll

provide a one-of-a-kind learning environment

and an awesome team of mentors.

Your stepping stone to an amazing career

Become an Apptrepreneur.

Apptrepreneur = App + Entrepreneur

Launch your career in App Development, coding and Web Design with an accredited 1-year national qualification in App Development.

Get trained and mentored by experienced App Developers.

Whether you are a school leaver or a professional, our flexible and unique online learning experience will launch your career in App development, coding and Web Design.

Create your first app in 15 minutes!

Learn how to create your very first app in our intro to app development module. For Free!

The IT varsity Difference

Your stepping stone to an amazing career

At IT varsity, we focus on one thing: preparing our students to be employable and exceptional. To be the best in their fields.

To do this we had to reinvent education and design a system that is best for our students.


Accredited Qualification

Our learning materials have been developed to the highest academic standards

Marketable Skills

Learn to build actual real-world apps to impress clients and recruiters


Show rather than tell. You will build an ePortfolio of the systems you build

to show the world what you can do

Study App Development online!

Start immediately, study online anytime, anywhere. Get help any time from our online mentors

Mentored, Hands-on, Accelerated Learning

IT varsity offers coding education from newbie to professional developer. With the support of a brilliant team of instructors and mentors, you’ll be ready to translate concepts, breakdown problems, and continue learning on the job.

Accelerated Learning

Come prepared to work hard and problem solve. You will be presented with coding challenges that will accelerate your understanding of the core concepts taught.

Hands On Coding

Over 75% of your time at IT varsity will be focused on building software. After all, that’s why you are here, right?

Community Of Developers

You’ll have access to industry mentors from a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. That means you’ll get both in-person and online support with experts, who spend their day jobs as developers.

Launch a Career the Easy Way

It is so much easier to learn a skill when you are guided by an expert mentor. Our online mentors are experienced App Developers themselves, and they will launch you from newbie to professional developer in no time.

Small Groups

Low student to mentor ratio, better support


Our mentors are ready to lend a hand any time

Within Reach

Get in touch via Forums, Emails, WhatsApp, Webinars

Always There

Our mentors use data analytics to monitor all students’ progress

No Matric? No Problem!

You can study with us if you didn’t complete matric or while you’re still in school. Give it a try for free!

  • The thing I liked best about IT varsity was the strong focus on practical training. I now work as a Systems Analyst at a software development firm

    Lungi Mhlongo, Business Analyst at Bonakude Consulting
  • I studied App Development at IT varsity, and it was really good because it prepared me for the real world. I now run my own training and consulting business

    Malik Tejan-Sie, Consultant and Trainer at AS Technology
  • I studied Technical Support at IT varsity, and what liked best was the practical nature of the course. This helped me prepare for the real world

    Thabang Goieman, IT Technician at Vodacom
  • IT Varsity was where I first encountered development and they made it very easy to understand and digest. The strongest lessons I learnt were to become more of a problem solver and to practice to perfect my development skills

    Xoliswa Shandu, Web Developer at PlusNarrative

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