Tech Plus Programme Admissions

Tech Plus Programme Admissions


These programmes are offered online and include ALX Foundations, our secret sauce soft skills programme that enables you to stand out to your future employers. Learners who participate in blended programmes that are based in the 8 cities where we have Tech hubs will get a chance to attend in-person activities. More details on the hubs are shared upon acceptance into our programmes.

Programmes that fall into this category include:

Eligibility Requirements

  • African origin
  • Between 18 - 34 years of age
  • Access to a computer with a stable internet connection for the duration of the programme

Our 2-Step Tech Plus Admission Process


Register to determine your eligibility

First, fill out the registration form, which contains demographic questions. You can only move forward with the admission process if you meet the fundamental eligibility requirements above. Make sure that the information provided in this section is accurate and verifiable upon request.


Complete the application to determine mutual fit

  • Completing the application is the second step in determining if you are a good fit for our tech programmes and community.
  • This is a 95-minute application that includes 3 assessments and 2-3 essay questions.
  • The assessments are designed to give us a better understanding of your aptitude, knowledge, and potential.
  • For each essay question, please note that your answer must have a minimum of 50 words for your application to be considered.

Pre-application Resources

As you prepare to get started on the application, here are some materials to help you prepare for the assessments. Please note, ALX has no affiliation with the recommended sites below.

English Practise tests

Cognitive Practise tests

Admission Policy

The Admission Policy document is a guideline for what is expected of you as an ALX applicant during the admission process and once you become part of the community. It also outlines the consequences of potential misconduct during the application process.

Key points on the Admission Policy include:

  1. Applying to more than one programme
  2. Re-applying
  3. Reporting Misconduct
  4. Consequences for Misconduct
  5. ALX Code of Conduct

View the full policy here

Where To Get Help

The Help Centre

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ALX Admissions Weekly Office Hours

This is a weekly one-hour slot where the admission team takes time to answer your questions SPECIFICALLY on the admission process if you are facing any challenges or need clarification.

The office hours are only held during the application period.

Every Wednesday from 2-3 PM EAT

Virtually on Zoom. Register here