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Applications ​Announcement: 2017 

All other Undergraduate programme applications are CLOSED

Status of PG programmes for application 2017
Faculty of Arts: All Postgraduate programmes OPEN
Faculty of Education:Postgraduate Diploma TVET OPEN
Faculty of Science: All Postgraduate programmes OPEN except preparatory masters and preparatory doctoral
Faculty of Law:All Postgraduate programmes OPEN
Faculty of Community and Health Sciences: All  Postgrduate programmes are OPEN except the following
SRES Honours Biokinetics
All School of Public Heath Programmes

Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences: All Postgraduate programmes OPEN except the following 

School of Business and Finance -
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administation (PGDBA)
Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning (PGDFP)
Postgraduate Diploma in Finance (PGDF)
ADM Financial Planning
ADM Management
ADM Finance
B.Com Hons Finance FT
B.Com Hons Finance PT
B.Com Hons Management

Faculty of Dentistry: All Postgraduate programmes are closed​

Postgraduate Applicants may now also complete the form found in the link below to indicate an additional Postgraduate programme. 

  1. Please note that this form should only be completed where the applicant wishes to apply for an additional (second) Postgraduate programme.
  2. Before completing this document, the applicant must have completed an application for the first programme.  
  3. Please note that the first programme selected will receive preference.​ ​

Attention all Applicants

1. Applications and Selections

I'm sure you have been watching the news about the student protests at universities with concern. Please rest assured that your application to UWC will receive the same quality attention as in any other year. There may be a slight delay in the commencement of the academic year but we are working on a schedule that will not disadvantage you in any way.

If you are writing examinations at the moment then focus on completing these successfully, and if you have applied to UWC, meet our entrance requirements and we have space in the various programmes you will be accepted into first year at the beginning of 2017.

Check your email regularly once matric results have been released.

For postgraduate and post-matric applicants please check your email regularly as faculties are in the process of making offers.

2. Financial Aid

Applicants who qualify for Financial Aid may apply for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) funding. Please find the link below to a short VIDEO ​ CLIP at which will explain to you the steps in applying for NSFAS funding.


 NFAS Funding


Yours sincerely


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To access the document upload function please click UPLOAD​



 For more information regarding your application please call the UWC Contact Centre @ +27 21 959 3900/ 3901


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


Should you require a Hard Copy Application Form Click Here

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