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The University hosts 7 faculties within the institution. On this page you will find information relation to these faculties, including the Faculty brochures, General Calendar and the latest Fees Structure. UWC graduates have successful careers and are making an impact across South Africa and internationally. With more than 200 degree, diploma and certificate programmes and a universe of subjects to select from, the University can accommodate your career aspirations.​​​​ Click any of the following link for Faculty specific Academic information.

The General Calendar and Faculty Yearbooks contain UWC Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidelines. Click HERE to download. 

The Schedule of Fees outlines costs associated with your studies at UWC. Click HERE to download.

Need advice or assistance around selecting and applying for an Academic Programme at UWC?

The Student Enrolment Management Unit is (SEMU) is your first port of call when you want information about studying at UWC. This includes information pertaining to admissions criteria and registration requirements. For more information about the SEMU please visit their site at SEMU.​

Faculty of Arts

The Faculty is well respected and well connected internationally. It boasts top academics and a strong research profile. Arts graduates emerge socially responsive and skilled in critical thinking and effective communication and go on to excel in a variety of fields. Read more...


Faculty of Community and Health Sciences

The Faculty is helping to transform health and welfar services in South Africa through its excellent teaching, research and community service. CHS graduates receive an internationally recognised qualification and are empowered to make a difference in their chosen field. Read more...


Faculty of Dentistry 

Africa's leading dental school, the Faculty promotes participation, innovation and a deep respect for the well-being of all. The range of expertise available and the clinical exposure given to students make it a remarkable place to study and work. Read more...


Faculty of Economic and Managment Sciences

The Faculty is well connected with commerce and governance. Its strong teaching and applied research focus is building critical capacity in the publics and private sectorsRead more...


Faculty of Education

The Faculty develops the intellectual and professional capacity of students in teaching and reflects fields as well as supporting education leadership and management. Read more...


Natural Sciences

The Faculty is developing a reputation as an important centre of research in South Africa. It equipts graduates with solid academic and research skills and gives them the ability to succeed in the market place. Read more...​





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