UFH’s 2023 application cycle opens on 1 June 2022 and closes on the 31st October 2022
You can either click here to apply online (free) or download application forms from any one of the UFH campuses (charges R120.00 for South African Students and R500 for International Students).
If you are currently in Grade 12, University of Fort Hare only accepts Grade 12 midyear results for provisional acceptance and final Grade 12 results for final acceptance
Applicants writing the National Senior Certificate (NSC) through IEB or SACAI examining bodies can apply online by selecting “National Senior Certificate” under the Results Detail page of the online application process
You are allowed to submit a maximum of two(2) choices for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies
Everyone, our applications are fully online for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies
Online applicants can check their statuses Online. They will be guided on how to create their pins and passwords during the Online application process.
No, you cannot apply without submitting a copy of your ID/Passport document. If you do, your application will be deemed incomplete cannot be processed.
No, you may not apply via email. Applicants are encouraged to apply online. Applicants who need to submit a hardcopy application form can submit their application form at any of the four UFH campuses or the application can be sent via post to the University
Yes, we have NSFAS, Eduloan and bursaries, which you may enquire about at our Finance Department on each of our campuses.Applicants can click on the following link to apply online for a NSFAS bursary – https://my.nsfas.org.za/sites/selfservice
You would have to contact Universities South Africa (USAf) to enquire about this. USAf will evaluate your matric results and advise if you qualify for mature age exemption or not.
An Applicant is required to fill out another application form for each academic year.
Universities and colleges are not all on the same NQF level of study. However, you may enquire at the relevant faculty to verify credit applications.
You are accepted for now based on your Grade 12 midyear exam results; however, you will have your final acceptance to study at UFH only if you pass grade 12 final year exams and meet the Faculty requirements
You are accepted on condition that you pass certain other additional assessments done by faculties. For example, some Music qualifications require you to pass auditions and some departments have interviews.
Your application has been processed but is awaiting the faculty to indicate whether you have been accepted or not.
You have not been accepted because your scores fall below faculty requirements.
You have not been accepted because the programme you are applying for is full.
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Please make sure you have a valid email address and access to a scanner before proceeding with your online application