Why Study With Us?

Flagship faculty

 It is the flagship faculty of the University of Fort Hare due to its productivity, and being the highest contributor to institutional research output over many years.

High Performance Culture

The Faculty of Science & Agriculture is known for its  high-performance culture  that prioritizes performance and results by implementing success-oriented systems and practices. 

Enabling Environment

The staff of the faculty (academic and support) strive to create an enabling and affirming educational environment where students are encouraged to take their education serious and become excellent ambassadors for the faculty, society and their families as they enter the workplace.

Strategic Partnerships

Our academics continue to build strong relationships with industry, public partners and their academic peers both nationally and internationally.

Community Engagement

Enormous opportunities for our students to be exposed to diverse teaching, research and community engagement opportunities, which are relevant to our immediate environment and the national context.


The Faculty of Science and Agriculture is a vibrant, innovative centre of scientific and technological excellence, with a mission to unlock the potential of our staff, students and communities through teaching, research, and strategic partnerships.

Kickstart your career with us

Admission Options

 University of Fort Hare understands that each prospective student has a unique set of needs and there are several admission options from which to choose.Below are various ways in which you can kickstart  your journey with us!

Standard Admissions
Foreign Qualifications
Recognition of Prior Learning
Special Admissions
Matriculation Exemption
Mature Age Exemption (MAE)

Looking to kickstart your future?