University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)

The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), established in 1949, is a multi-campus, residential, teaching and research-led institution located in the picturesque province of KwaZulu-Natal. 

Application Date:

30 June 2018 (Medical programmes)
30 September 2018 (all other programmes)

Application Fees:

  • R220 (SA citizen)
  • R275 (International student)
  • R440 (Late application fee for SA citizens)
  • R550 (Late application fee for international students)

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Open Days

General Open Days:

  • Saturday, 5 May 2018 (Pietermaritzburg Campus)                                 
  • Saturday, 12 May 2018 (Westville Campus)

Time: 09:00 – 12:00

Course Cost Range Per Annum

Tuition costs at UKZN ranges anywhere from R25 000 to R60 000.

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HOW TO APPLY

Step 1:  Get your application form.

First-time applicants will need to apply through the Central Applications Office (CAO). You’ll be able to apply through UKZN’s online application platform here.

If you’re applying via hardcopy, you can post your application to:

University of KwaZulu-Natal
Applications and Information Office
Durban
4041

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 the application process.

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?

The university offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:

  • College of Health Sciences
  • College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science
  • College of Humanities
  • College of Law and Management Studies

View the UKZN prospectus here.

Don’t meet the minimum requirements?  There’s still hope.

USEFUL DOCUMENTS

  • Postgraduate Application Guide [DOWNLOAD]
  • Bursaries and Scholarships [DOWNLOAD]
  • Residence Information [VIEW]

CONTACT DETAILS

Have questions about your application?

Email: undergrad@ukzn.ac.za
Tel: (031) 260 2212

General queries:

Email: enquiries@ukzn.ac.za
Tel: (031) 260 8596

Need to find the institution?

Physical Address:
Mazisi Kunene Road,
Glenwood
Durban