Standard Procedure for Admission to the Undergraduate Degrees

New National Senior Certificate (NSC) Entrance Requirements: The 4 NSC subjects required at level 4 must satisfy the following Faculty-specific requirements

Qualification Degree codes Subject Requirements Level of Achievement Total Points Credits

 

B Sc

B Sc Agric

40000

71522

71523

71524

71525

71526

English

Mathematics*

Physical Sciences*

Life Sciences or

Geography or

Agriculture or

Info Technology

Life Orientation

Any other 2 subjects

from the designated list

4 (50-59%)

29

20
Credits
(for each subject)

B Sc Agric

(Agric Econ)

 

71521

English
Mathematics*
Life Sciences*
Agriculture or
Geography or
Info Technology
Life Orientation
Any other 2 subjects from the designated list

 

4 (50-59%)

 

29

20
Credits
(for each subject)

*10
Credits

for Life Orientation

 

B Agric

 

70001

70002

 

English

 

Mathematical Literacy or

Mathematics

 

Agriculture

 

Life Orientation

 

Any other 3 subjects from the designated list

 

4 (50-59%)

 

5 (60-69%)

4 (50-59%)

 

4 (50-59%)

 

4 (50-59%)

 

4 (50-59%)

4 (50-59%)

4 (50-59%)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

28/29

 

20

 

20

 

 

20

 

10

 

20

20

20

NB: Students who want to register for the B Sc Agric (Agric Economics Options) are not required to have a pass in Physical Science.  However it is compulsory for them to have passed Life Sciences at level 4. 
**Minimum entrance requirements (Matric written prior to 2008) for programmes under the Faculty are available on request.