Development of aspiring entrepreneurs

A College of excellence

A well accessible, credible and self-sustaining TVET College, with flexible and dynamic programmes which are responsive to the needs of the community, public and private sectors.






The CFERI Programme is an incubation model based on international standards that allows TVET students and graduates an entrepreneurial platform to commercialise their vocational skills. The programme’s vision is to grow, develop, nurture and sustain budding entrepreneurs by providing an innovative environment to make a visible impact on agriculture, social and economic development

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TVET College Campuses

Lovedale TVET College has a long and prestigious history of education in South Africa. Although the institution has evolved and changed direction many times over the years, it has nonetheless remained an educational institution that has always had the interests of the surrounding community at heart.

The main drivers of the local economy are agriculture, tourism and hospitality in the services industry and informal sector.

The college contributes to the growth of the economy by encouraging the development of small enterprises, and partnering with industries in and outside the province.

Alice campus

The site of the original Lovedale College and regarded as the mother campus, an essential part of the history of education in South Africa.


King Campus

King Campus specialises in business studies and it is also where the main administration offices of the college are situated.


Zwelitsha campus

The campus has some of best qualified artisans for delivering the programmes and is equipped with specialised workshops.