Nelson Mandela University (NMU) is a new generation university, distinguished by the wide range of study options and access routes open to students. NMU nurtures innovation, fosters creativity, embraces technology and develops people to meet the challenges of tomorrow. Quality higher education is offered to more than 27 000 students across six campuses, making NMU the largest university in the Eastern Cape.
1 April 2019
Application Closing Date:
2 August 2019 (early closing date)
30 September 2019 (late closing date)
Check your application status here.
- There is no application fee for South African students.
- The application fee for international students is R500.
Do I Need to Write the NBTs? →Yes
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HOW TO APPLY
Step 1: Get your application form.
- Online Application:
Undergraduate and postgraduate applicants can use the same online application process.
- Hardcopy Application:
This option is only for postgraduate applicants. If you would like a hard copy application form, you may download one OR you will be able to request one by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or phoning (041) 504 1111. From there, you will need to provide your postal address and the application package will be sent to you.
You can post your application to:
The Admissions Office
PO Box 77000
Nelson Mandela University
Step 2: Complete your application form in full.
*Remember you’ll need an email address. Don’t have one? Get an email address here.
Step 3: Attach all supporting documents.
Step 4: Complete a student accommodation form. This is part of your application.
Step 5: Find Funding.
Check out all the available funding opportunities on EduFunding (the green button below). If you’re not sure about the differences in funding opportunities, we’ve got you covered.
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS ARE ON OFFER?
Nelson Mandela University offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:
- Business and Economic Sciences
- Engineering, Built Environment and IT
- Health Sciences
Don’t meet the minimum requirements? There’s still hope.
Have questions about your application?
Tel: +27 (0) 41 504 1111
Need to find the institution?
Street Address (South Campus):