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Student Accommodation

Time to set up base for your studies? AIE has partnered with DigsConnect in order to provide and easy to use platform from which students can find accommodation that suit their pocket and their needs. Their website is very easy to use and offer solutions to our student accommodation challenges. Choose from any of our recommended accommodation partners.

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Shuttle Service

AIE shuttle service is available to students traveling to campus from key locations such as our accommodation partners, Gautrain bus stops and stations.

Where do you start?

You simply start by entering your area and all your options will appear. All properties listed meet our criteria and have been screened for safety and comfort.

Search for hundreds of students looking to share on

Find your future digsmate. Message them directly.

Live happily ever after!

How can DigsConnect help you?

On DigsConnect you can to do the following:

  • Add your digs to the database.
  • Find a digs in close proximity to your campus.
  • Find a DigsMate to share your lodging with.

Search for thousands of rooms on

Found your dream place?
Message the landlord directly.

Sign the lease and move in!

Midrand Accommodation

The Academic Institute of Excellence has partnered with South African student accommodation platform DigsConnect to provide you with student accommodation options close to each AIE campus. This exciting partnership makes finding suitable accommodation easily accessible online. On each listing on the DigsConnect platform students (or parents) can filter for the campus of their choice and see walking and driving times as well as the safety features, rental inclusions and landlord response rates. Through this partnerships AIE has verified a selection of the best accommodation options close to each campus, many with transport to the AIE campus. We still encourage you to exercise caution when communicating online. 

Find student accommodation at or download the Digsconnect app. 

Midrand Student Accommodation:

Cape Town Student Accommodation:

All direct whatsapp/call queries can be directed to Ashley or Calu: 071 796 7343 / 081 547 5379

Cape Town Accommodation

Our Cape Town accommodation is located in the perfect spot due to it being only 3.7 km away from the AIE Campus. With over 10 rooms and prices to choose from you can be sure to find the perfect option for all your specific needs. These rooms include amazing benefits such as free water and electricity, uncapped WI-FI, free parking, free laundry tokens, the rooms are cleaned weekly, there is high level security and so much more. This accommodation has a vibrant vibe to it due to it being specifically catering for students, which means students work together on assignments, they do a lot of social activities together and they make the most amazing friends.

Get in Touch

  • Office Number

    JHB +27 (0)11 262 5115 CT +27 21 202 7890

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