Unisa application instruction
Have you applied to any University before? if no then the above web portal has made the application instruction simple for you. you should know applying can be a bit tricky mostly if it is your first time. Nothing to worry because we are here to help you gain admission.
Be sure to carefully read what we have written below to know more about the Application Instructions
NB: For most institutions you’ll need to write an NBT test, which will test your academic preparedness. Please check up with the institution of your choice or you applying to whether or not you will need an NBT result for your application. Your NBT results are valid for 3 years and you only need to write the test once if you’re applying to more than one institution.
Deadline; Make sure you know the exact closing dates for the institutions you want to apply. To avoid any delays check for the closing dates of the institution first before you apply.
- Remember you will a unique email address when applying either online or a hard copy
- Note that some of the systems do not accept emails from some of the universities: It is advisable therefore create and use a Gmail address and Yahoomail for the application.
Online/Postage/Courier : Take this into consideration when starting the application process; Some universities use an online application system, while others only accept hard copies. Some offer both.
Exam Results: Grade 11 and latest Grade 12 results are very important for your application (Grade 11 if currently you doing grade 12). These are results that is allowed by some universities to use to apply. Thus, have it on hand.
Financial Support: To further your education but no financial support can be headache. If your family’s income falls below a certain level, you could qualify. You will be required to fill a form separately and have a proof of your parent or guardian pay slip.
Current Year’s Activity: If you’re in Matric, the university requires your school marks and school activity details.
Supporting Documents; A Certified copy of your ID – Parent’s/guardian’s ID – Exam results – Proof of payment of application fee receipt. Residence – Most recent pay slip. Send only a photo copy of it not the original. If you took a gap year they’ll need travelling or working details.
Accurate Details: Make sure to check very well your details before submitting online. If you fill out a hard copy, kindly use a pencil before filling it out with a blue or black pen.
Pay the Application Fee: Make sure of the required amount, EFT it or pay it at the bank. Never post the fees. Send the university proof of payment receipt if it’s required.
Signing the Declaration: Read through the form very well and make sure your details are all true and correct. The slightest mistake you make will end you not getting admission; You AND your parent/guardian need to sign it.
Acceptance: You will be sent a formal email or letter to inform you of your acceptance. This is why we mentioned above you haven a working email address. Remember to continue working hard and pay the minimum initial payment by the due date.
So if you have finish reading the above Application Instructions and have all what we have stated in mind then, you are through with it.
Very Useful Links from Unisa
Unisa admission requirements
Unisa application process
Unisa application form PDF download
How to apply Unisa Online
Unisa Application Status
University of South Africa (Unisa) prospectus
For more info visit the school website