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General Information

Welcome to the University of the Free State! Pick a bright future with us and start your application to study in 2020 now!

Before you proceed with your application, kindly take note of the following important facts:

Application to study an UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMME in 2020:

  1. You can now apply for Bachelor of Nursing online (No hardcopy applications will be accepted)
  2. If your second choice of study in is another Faculty, kindly send us an email with the programme you want to add as a second choice to and include your full names and ID number for ease of reference.  Add your student number if this has been provided to you.
  3. Before you start your application process, make sure you have
    1. an active email address and a reliable cell phone number
    2. scanned copies (not photographs) of your identity document / passport and grade 11 final results.
    3. latest academic transcript and certificate of conduct if you are transferring from another tertiary institution
  4. Applications for all other programmes open on 1 April 2019.
  5. For more information on the programmes we offer, click UFS 2020 Prospectus

Postgraduate Studies:

Kindly contact the Faculty of your choice for details of when applications will open. 

Our Faculties: UFS Faculties



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