University of South Africa (UNISA)

About

The University of South Africa (UNISA), established on the 26 June 1873, is a reputable, comprehensive and accessible open distance learning institution.

APPLICATION CLOSING DATES

  • Undergraduate qualifications (higher certificates, advanced certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas & degrees): 11 August 2023 – 15 October 2023
  • Honours degrees & postgraduate diplomas: 11 August 2023 – 15 October 2023
  • Master’s & doctoral qualifications: 08 September 2023 – 12 November 2023

APPLICATION FEES

  • R120

Do I Need to Write the NBTs? Yes

Remember to: Calculate your APS

Qualification Cost Range per Annum

UNISA’s tuition costs are calculated per module starting between *R1 743,00 and *R6 722,00 per module (*these amounts are subject to change).

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HOW TO APPLY

Step 1:  Apply Online.

Step 2:  Complete the application forms in full. 

Step 3:  Attach all supporting documents.

Step 4:  Complete a student accommodation form.

Remember you’ll need an email address.  Don’t have one?  Get an email address here.

CONTACT DETAILS

Have questions about your application?

Email: ctdregistration@unisa.ac.za
Tel:
012 481 2731

General Information:
Email:
 infoservices@unisa.ac.za
Tel:
012 481 2813

QUALIFICATIONS ON OFFER

The university offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:

  • Accounting Sciences
  • Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
  • Economic and Management Sciences
  • Education
  • Human Sciences
  • Law
  • Science, Engineering and Technology
  • Graduate Studies

View UNISA’s facts and figures here.

 

Don’t meet the minimum requirements? There’s still hope!