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Announcement: 2015 Applicants

 We are currently reviewing all applications and the following programmes have reopened for application. Thank you for your patience.

The closing date for Postgraduate Application is the 31st October 2014.

APPLICATIONS  FOR THE FOLLOWING UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES ARE STILL OPEN

  • ​Faculty ​Programme ​Programme Code​
    ​Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences ​Occasional - Non Degree ​1000

    Exchange Student 1098
    ​Affilliated Student 1099
    ​Higher Certificate in Economic Development 1403
    ​Faculty of Education ​BEd (Mathematics and Statistics) ​4516

    ​Faculty of Community and Health Sciences ​BSc  Sport & Exercise Science ​8051
    ​BA Sport Recreation & Exercise Science
    ​8061
    ​BSc Complementary Health Science ​8104
    ​BSc Dietetics ​8231
    ​Faculty of Natural Science ​All programmes closed
    ​Faculty of Dentistry ​All programmes closed
    ​Faculty of Law ​All programmes closed
    ​Faculty of Arts ​All programmes closed

    APPLICATIONS  FOR THE FOLLOWING POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES ARE STILL OPEN

    ​Faculty ​Programme ​Programme Code
    ​Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences     ​All Programmes are closed
    ​Faculty of Community and Health Sciences ​​
    ​BA Hon Sport & Rec Man ​8017
    ​Postgrad Diploma in Sport ​8020
    ​Affliated student ​8099
    ​MSc Occupational Therapy ​8118
    ​MSc Physiotherapy (Strucured) ​8178
    ​Preparatory Doctoral ​8599
    ​MA Sport and Rec Exercise Science ​8661
    ​MA Biokinetics ​8777
    ​MSc Biokinetics ​8778
    ​MSc Nutrition Management ​8783
    ​MSw Social Work (Thesis) ​8828
    ​Postgrad Diploma in Child and Family Studies ​8849
    ​MA Child and Family Studies ​8850
    ​Post Doctoral Research Fellowship ​8909
    ​PhD Physiotherapy ​8911
    ​PhD ​8950
    ​Faculty of Dentistry ​All programmes closed
    Faculty of Arts​ ​Postgrad Diploma in Museum & Heritage Studies ​2604
    ​BA Hons (Part-time) ​2701
    ​BA Hons (Full-time) ​2730
    ​B.Bibl (Hons) ​2741
    ​MA ​2801
    ​MA (creative Writing) ​2/807
    ​MA (Structured) ​2808
    ​Postgrad Diploma in Library and Info Studies ​2829
    ​MLIS Library and Info Studies ​2841
    ​MLIS (Structured) ​2848
    ​MPhil ​2881
    ​MA Medical Anthropology ​2894
    ​PhD ​2951
    ​MTh ​6801
    ​MTh (Structured) ​6803
    ​MPhil Theology (Structured) ​6815
    ​MPhil Theology (Thesis) ​6827
    ​DTh ​6901
    ​​Faculty of Law ​Postgrad Diploma in Labour Law ​7701
    ​LLM (Structured) ​7801
    ​LLM (Thesis) ​7821
    ​MPhil (Structured) ​7871
    ​PhD ​7901
    ​LLD ​7921

  • The Application fee is R100 - payable by the 30 September 2014 and thereafter the late application fee is R150.

For more information please call the Contact Centre at 021 959 3900 and 9593901.

Pace Career Centre

Pace Career Centre is South Africa’s longest standing career guidance company. Over the past 20 years PACE has made a significant impact on the career guidance infrastructure of the country. Over 1,000,000 youth annually have access to free career guidance as a result of the PACE initiatives. 

PACE has a well researched and developed range of products from primary school level right through to corporate career development programmes. 

PACE Career Centre is the founding member of the South African Career Development Association (SACDA) which co-ordinates career guidance and development activities throughout the region. 

PACE Career Centre is a well trusted brand in career guidance and development as is apparent by our well established client list. 

Before application is made please visit the PACE website for more information.

​Online Application

Learners are encouraged to apply on-line to speed up the application process.

How to complete the application form

The application form has various sections that have to be completed such as , name, personal information, planned programmes of study, school details, financial details etc.

After completing a section, click the submit button of the page to save that section’s information. Now move to the next section and repeat the procedure until you have completed all the sections of the form.

  • Collect all the information you may need and keep it at hand while you complete the form.. This should enable you to complete the form in one sitting.

  • Please read the information carefully before you answer each question

  • Provide all the information required in each section

  • Before you submit the application, ensure that your responses are correct and that you have filled in all the required information on the form.

  • After submitting the application, you will receive an application number. You must use this number in all enquiries or correspondence with the university.

  • The system will automatically refer you back to the particular item/section that you must correct or complete if you have made an error or omitted  information.

  • Do not forget to indicate your first and second choice of degree programme. You will be considered for your second choice programme if you are not selected for your first choice programme.

  • Any mis-representation of information on the ap​plication form and/or the submission of false documentation in support of your application will be considered in a very serious light. It cold lead to refusal of admission or immediate expulsion from the university.

  • By submitting your application you are indicating that the statements contained within it are true and accurate to the best of your knowledge.

     

    Application Fees

               Your application fee of R100.00 is payable by 30 September 2014, and thereafter late application fee will be R150.00. 

               Application fee may be paid using the following methods:

     

    ·                    Cash, debit card, credit card, cheque at our Cashiers on the on the ground floor of the Student Administration, West Wing building.

    ·                    Direct deposit at ABSA bank

    ·                    Electronic funds transfer (EFT) from your bank

    ·                    Credit card  payment will be accepted – online at www.uwc.ac.za

     

              Cash Office hours: Monday – Friday: 08h30 – 16h30

     

              Banking details: 

             Account Name:           University of the Western Cape, Student Deposits, Current Account

             Institution:                   ABSA Bank

             Bank Address:            1ST Floor, Tygerpark 4, Willie Van Schoor  Drive,

                                    Bellville, 7530, South Africa

             Account Number:        40 4960 4740

             Branch Code:              632005, Public Sector Western Cape

             Swift Code:                 ABSAZAJJ – for payments made outside of the Rand currency area

     

             Local Applicants

             Deposit Reference:                  Application number only​ 

             Namibian Applicants

             Deposit reference:                   Application number first, Initial and Surname only 

             International Applicants

             Deposit reference on line 70     Application number first, Initial and Surname only

     

             Please note: international applicants must pay the foreign equivalent of the application fee plus all the bank charges. 

             Kindly email or fax a copy of the deposit slips to the Finance Department Office, 

             Email: finance@uwc.ac.za, Fax: +27 21 959 1556 / 2986, Telephone: +27 21 959 3900/1/2/3

     

             Please note: payments may take up to 2 business days for local payments and up to 5 business days for foreign payments to reflect on our system.

             Credit Card payments may take up to 5 business days for local payments and up to 10 business days for foreign payments to reflect on our system.

             Please make sure that you use the application number cited above in all future communication with the University and visit our website​                        www.uwc.ac.za/students for further information until you have received a student number.


PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT MORE THAN ONE APPLICATION FORM  Apply Online

 Personally collect the form from the Helpdesk

 Administration building, Ground floor, University of the Western Cape

 Hardcopy applications

The requirements for an application to be sufficiently completed for consideration vary by programme but in general, applications will be considered once the following documentation is received:

 A certified copy of your identification document

  • A certified copy of your matric certificate in the case of applicants already matriculated before 2008 or a certified copy of your National Senior Certificate if you matriculate as from 2008

  • Official academic transcripts and a certificate of conduct if you are transferring from another university or applying for credits obtained from another institution of higher education

  • The application fee or proof of electronic payment through a bank (copy of your receipt) must accompany the application form

  • Letters of reference for those programmes where it is required

  • Certificates and transcripts that are in another language other than English or Afrikaans must be submitted together with an English translation thereof that has been certified by a Public Notary (not a Commissioner of Oaths)

  • Any other documentation which may be required for admission to a specific programme

 Request via telephone

Call the UWC call centre @ +27 21 959 3900/ 3901

Additional information about the Application procedures can be seen by clicking on the link below

Application process​

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