Is UCT Online Application For 2024 Still Open?

By |

Is UCT Online Application For 2024 Still Open?

Is UCT Online Application For 2024 Still Open?

YES, UCT the UCT online application for 2024 is open until July 30, 2023, Interested students are urged to submit an application for the chance to study at the university. The portal is open for applications from all undergraduate and postgraduate students, provided they meet the entry requirements. To apply, download the online application form from the official website of UCT, Fill it out with the required information, upload your supporting documents and submit it along with your application fee.

NOTE: Applicants must be in possession of all supportive documentation before attempting to apply.

The UCT is a prestigious institution under the auspices of the Department of higher learning in South Africa that attracts a diverse range of students from around the world and South Africa. UCT offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes across various faculties, which includes commerce, engineering, health sciences, humanities, law, and science.

UCT Application Required Documents

  • Contact details
  • An application fee
  • Secondary school details
  • Post-school activities
  • Tertiary education details
  • Housing application
  • Funding application
  • Parent/guardian and fee-payer details
  • examination results from Grade 11 until September of grade 12
  • Transferring students should submit all transcripts and academic records

READ: UCT Prospectus

How To Apply To UCT

  • visit the UCT website via
  • Select the “Apply to UCT” page.
  • Download the online application form
  • Complete the online application form with the required information
  • Upload certified copies of supportive documents such as; academic transcripts, a copy of your ID or passport, proof of payment of the application fee etc.
  • Submit the completed application form along with supportive documents.


NSFAS allocates funding to eligible students based on their approved cost of study; this does not include cover for clubs and societies or any penalties. Financial aid is comprehensive funding based on approved costs of study which is approved cost of the study is set annually by the Department of Higher Education and Training National Bursary Rules and Guidelines. The NSFAS is offered to students in the form of bursaries to cover their;

  • Tuition expenses
  • Food
  • accommodation
  • Transport
  • Stipends etc.

UCT NSFAS Eligibility criteria for financial aid

UCT will receive from NSFAS the relevant application information confirming eligibility for funding.

All NSFAS applications are checked against the following eligibility criteria:

  • Citizens and permanent residents of South Africa
  • First undergraduate qualification
  • Financial eligibility
  • If the student was registered at a tertiary institution before, and the number of years of registration to apply the N+1 rule

READ: NSFAS Application

How to Apply for UCT NSFAS Bursary

  • Go to the official website of NSFAS
  • Register an account using your credential including your Name and password
  • Proceed to fill out the application form
  • Upload supporting documents
  • Submit the application form along with supporting documents.

UCT Contact Details

Postal address

Admissions Office
University of Cape Town
c/o Bremner Building Lower Campus
South Africa

Physical address

Admissions Office
University of Cape Town
Level 4
Masingene Building
Middle Campus
Cape Town
South Africa

Visit the official website of UCT for more information. Kindly leave a comment in the comment section.