Organization :University of South Africa
Head Quarters: Unisa
Facility : Apply For Admission
Closing Date : 1 September 2016 – 21 October 2016|
Website : http://www.unisa.ac.za/default.asp?Cmd=ViewContent&ContentID=26706
UNISA Apply For Admission
International students :
What’s new for 2017 :
** You may apply for a maximum of two qualifications, ranked in order of preference (although you may only register for one should both of your qualifications be successful).
Related / Similar Facility :
UNISA Examination Results
** Unisa will inform you of the outcome of your application and, if successful, the qualification for which you can register for the 2017 academic year.
** If your application for admission is successful, you must register for the 2017 academic year.
** Should you not register for the 2017 academic year, you will be required to re-apply in 2017 for the 2018 academic year.
Who must apply for admission?
** Everyone wanting to start a new qualification must apply for admission.
** This includes first-time Unisa applicants and Unisa students changing to a new qualification.
** You must re-apply for admission if you previously applied for admission and received feedback, but did not register for any reason.
How do I apply for admission?
** All prospective students who want to study through Unisa must apply for admission.
** Visit .unisa.ac.za/apply for more information.
I completed my schooling or undergraduate studies outside South Africa. Do I qualify?
** For a list of acceptable school qualifications for admission per country, visit he-enrol.ac.za/qualification-country.
How do I pay the application fee?
** The non-refundable online application fee is R100,00. You can pay the fee via SWIFT payment
** The preferred method of payment is credit card via the Unisa website.
** Unisa web payment link .unisa.ac.za/feepayment (this is a secure site).
** Alternatively, you can make payment by means of a SWIFT/EFT transfer (see bank account details below).
** Please note that any payments other than those made via the Unisa website might take a few days to reflect on the Unisa account.
** Please send proof of payment to Finan AT unisa.ac.za
SWIFT/EFT transfers can be made :
** if you already have a student number
** in respect of fees, for example: study fees, examination fees (supplementary, sick or special exam fees), exemption fees and library charges
provided that the details are filled in as follows:
Bank: Standard Bank
Beneficiary: Unisa student deposits
Branch code: 010645
Swift code: SBZAZAJJ
Account number: 011554622
Deposit reference :
** first eight (8) blocks are for the student number (if the student number consists of only 7 digits, then a “0” must be filled in as the first digit of the student number).
Leave one block open, then fill in the following codes :
** 5370810030 for the application fee
** 5352X74608 for matriculation exemption fees
** 5400374721 for study fees
** 5400374225 for library fees
Funding for foreign students
** The government is currently investigating the subsidy for foreign students, which means that prescribed student fees for foreign students could increase substantially in the future.
** Unisa reserves the right to charge fees in certain countries in the currency of that country.
** The levy for students in foreign countries must be paid in addition to the minimum initial payment at the time of registration.
** A student must be in possession of a student number before registration can be processed, or fees paid or deposited into the Standard Bank South African account.
What documents do I need to submit when applying for admission to Unisa?
Undergraduate applications :
** Certified copy of your school qualifications. For a list of acceptable school qualifications for admission per country, visit he-enrol.ac.za/qualification-country
** Certified copy of your tertiary academic qualifications (if applicable)
** Certified copy of your passport
** Certified copy of your marriage certificate (if applicable) or divorce decree (if applicable)
** Original sworn translations of documents if they are not in English or Afrikaans
** M30 form and supporting documents if you are applying for a certificate of exemption
** Please note that some qualifications may require additional documents.
** Unisa reserves the right to request original documents and/or to verify the correctness of submitted documents at any time.
Please note the following rules for uploading supporting documents :
** Files cannot be larger than 2MB (2048KB) each.
** Only black and white documents may be submitted.
** Only the following file types are allowed: pdf (Adobe Acrobat Portable Document format file), doc (Word document file) or tif (image file).
** Unisa does not provide scanners or electronic devices. Please ensure that your documents are in an electronic format before starting the application process.
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