Open Learning Group

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Open Learning Group (OLG) is a private tertiary institution that offers quality, fully-accredited qualifications via distance learning. They offer programmes in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Procurement Management, Finance and Commerce, Teaching and Education as well as Management and Leadership allowing freshly matriculated students and working individuals to obtain qualifications in these fields. Organisations are also able to upskill their employees with ease while making use of OLG.

For individuals who either have not completed matric or those who have completed matric but do not meet the requirements to study a Higher Education qualification, OLG offers the OLG Access Programme. This programme enables individuals to elevate their Numeracy and English skills. Students who successfully complete this programme can then apply for OLG Higher Education Programmes such as the Higher Certificate in Logistics Management and the Higher Certificate in Procurement Management. Read more about the OLG Access Programme.

Application Closing Dates

  • You can apply any time throughout the year
  • If you wish to start studying in the first semester of the year, be sure to apply before March
  • If you wish to start studying mid-year, you must register by July
  • Dates per course may vary, confirm the dates by contacting OLG

Application Fees

You can provisionally apply for certain programmes, however, when you are successfully registered, the application fee will be credited.

Open Day Information

They’ll host open days later on in the year. Keep an eye out for them! We’ll let you know here and on Facebook.

Course Cost Range per Annum

Courses start from R6 000. Fill in the form on the right for more information and funding options.

Do I need to write the NBTs? → No

Open learning Group



Online Application:

Currently, there is no online application process. Please see the below steps for the hardcopy application process.

*Remember you’ll need an email address. Don’t have one? Get an email address here.

Hardcopy Application:

  • You can download the hardcopy application form at the bottom of this page. The specific application form can be found under Useful Links.


  • Go through each section of the application carefully. Only fill in the information required for the course you have chosen.
  • Make copies of all of your required documents, have them certified and then add them to your application form.

Email your application to

OR You can post your application to:

Private Bag X10, Weltevreden Park, 1715


The university offers a wide variety of qualifications (Higher Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees) in the following fields of study:

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Teaching
  • Finance and Commerce
  • Management and Leadership

You can view all of their courses here.


  • Prospectus (DOWNLOAD)
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management Application form (DOWNLOAD)