University of Fort Hare (UFH)

About

The University of Fort Hare (UFH), established in 1916, is a public university located in Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa. The university consists of two campuses, the main campus in Alice and the other campus is situated Bhisho.

APPLICATION CLOSING DATES

Please contact the university for the latest closing dates

APPLICATION FEES

  • R120 (Hardcopy Application)
  • R80 (Online Application)
  • R250 (Late Application)

Do I Need to Write the NBTs? → Yes

 

Remember to: Calculate your APS

Qualification Cost Range per Annum

Tuition costs at UFH ranges anywhere from R26,000 to R50,000.

HOW TO APPLY

Step 1:  Get your application form.

  • Online Application:
    Undergraduate and postgraduate applicants use the same online application process.
  • Hardcopy Application:
    This option is only available to both undergraduates and postgraduates

You can post your application to:

Alice Campus:

The Registrar
University of Fort Hare
Private Bag X1314,
Alice
5700

East London Campus:

The Registrar
University of Fort Hare
Private Bag X9083
East London
5200

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.

CONTACT DETAILS

Have questions about your application?

Alice Campus:
Tel:
040 602 2011

Bhisho Campus:
Tel:
040 608 3407

East London:
Tel:
043 704 7000

Need to find the institution?

Physical Address:
University of Fort Hare
Alice Campus
Ring Road
Alice
5700

QUALIFICATIONS ON OFFER

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

  • Education
  • Health Sciences
  • Law
  • Management and Commerce
  • Science and Agriculture
  • Social Sciences and Humanities

View the UFH prospectus here.

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