CPUT fought back from 17-3 down to beat NMU 32-28 in the Varsity Shield final in Port Elizabeth on Thursday night.
Aimee Barrett-Theron will officiate the Varsity Shield final between NMU and CPUT in Port Elizabeth on Thursday.
NMU will host CPUT in the Varsity Shield final after thrashing UKZN 46-0 in their semi-final in Port Elizabeth on Thursday.
Walter Sisulu University captain Phumlani Blaauw says his side aims to dominate the Varsity Shield for the next two years, after failing to qualify for the Varsity Cup.
Four Eastern Cape-based Varsity Shield sides will descend upon the Buffalo City for a celebration of rugby history on 21 February.
Varsity Cup CEO Duitser Bosman has announced that he will leave his position at the end of July to pursue personal interests.
Herschel Jantjies scored a brace as UWC thumped UFH 45-2 in the Varsity Shield final in Bellville on Monday.