The Cape Town Baptist Seminary has been equipping students for service in the ministry for over 40 years. Seeking to fulfil the calling of Missional Education via the strategy of ‘Training the Head, Heart and Hands!’
The Cape Town Baptist Seminary is a multi-cultural institution and an international student body. After much investigation and debate, the 1972 Baptist Union Assembly, meeting at King Williams Town, approved a motion that a Western Province branch of the Baptist Theological College of South Africa, be established in Cape Town, which would admit students of all races.
REGISTERED AND ACCREDITED
This Seminary offers tuition on a full-time, part-time and distance-learning basis. Students may specialize in Pastoral Ministry, Missions, Youth Ministry or Children's Ministry.
Graduate 2000, Pastor, Stirling Baptist Church, East London
Seminary has stretched me, my ideas, my views. I've learnt to think - mostly about graduating! I've learnt to trust God my Father as He applied His angle grinder to my life. I'm forever grateful to the lecturers for pouring into my life.
Graduate 2000, Pastor - Grassy Park Baptist Church, Cape Town
My time at Seminary has molded me to be an effective contributor in the Church and wider community.
My time at Seminary has adequately equipped me for the ministry to which God is leading me.
Pursuing further studies
I gained knowledge. The years I spent here at Seminary were my best years; years I will never forget. I also grew spiritually. I'm glad I chose to study here. It was a privilege for me to be taught by these men of God.
Nathan van Sittert
Graduate 2012, Available for a call
Academic standard was high and the camaraderie among the students was good. Was a good time of growing and developing both on a personal and professional level.
Frequently Asked Questions
HOW DO I ENROL?
Registration is easy.Click Here and complete the Registration Form
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
The Course Fees vary. Please see our Fees page, for more information on our Course Fees
Yes, the seminary offers a limited amount of bursaries to successful student applicants as from their second year of study. Further details may be obtained from the Registrar’s office.
After much investigation and debate, the 1972 Baptist Union Assembly, meeting at King William's Town, approved a motion that a Western Province branch of the Baptist Theological College of South Africa, be established in Cape Town, which would admit students of all races.
Cape Town Baptist Seminary was previously known as The Baptist Theological College of South Africa, Cape Town. The name change took place in September 2001.
How To Find Us
Physical Address: 52 - 64 Tarentaal Road, Bridgetown 7764, Cape Town, South Africa
This Seminary offers tuition on a full-time, part-time and distance-learning basis. Students may specialize in Pastoral Ministry, Missions, Youth Ministry or Children's Ministry. The Seminary offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in cooperation with the University of Pretoria and is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a Private Higher Education Institution as reflected on certificate No 2000/HE08/005