Unisa How to Apply 2023
Unisa How to Apply 2023
Who must apply?
Everyone wanting to start a new qualification must apply for admission.
When must I apply?
You must apply for admission to the 2023 academic year during the relevant application period. Click here for more information about Unisa’s application dates.
How must I apply?
If you plan to enrol for classes at a Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college under the Unisa-TVET agreement, you may apply via the relevant TVET college or at Unisa via the online or self-help options.
The TVET colleges provide face-to-face tuition / classes for selected modules in some qualifications. Please check that your selected TVET college offers your qualification(s) of choice.
Apply for admission via a TVET college
- Please ensure that the TVET college you have selected offers your qualification of choice.
- Apply for admission to Unisa via the TVET college. Indicate clearly at the time of application that you are applying for admission to Unisa. Ensure that you submit all the necessary documents and pay the application fee during the application process.
Apply for admission to Unisa online or at a Unisa self-help terminal
- Online via the application website: www.unisa.ac.za/apply
- Visit a Unisa Regional Office to submit your complete application online via the self-help stations (application form + uploaded supporting documents) (08:00-15:30, Mondays to Fridays)
Register for the 2023 academic year
Unisa will send the necessary information about registration dates and the registration process to all successful applicants who have confirmed their acceptance of Unisa’s offer. Visit www.unisa.ac.za/register for registration information.
University of South Africa has an open applications policy, but students should always ensure that the qualifications for which they wish to apply are not oversubscribed for that particular semester or year.
Currently most qualifications are full for the 2023 academic year. The university will assess at the end of April 2023 whether any qualifications have space for the second semester of 2023. Applicants can apply for qualifications that are open. Please refer to the application website to view these qualifications: www.unisa.ac.za/apply
Offers for semester 2 will be made during May 2023 to applicants that have met all the admission requirements.