UCT Online Application Dates For 2024-2025

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UCT Online Application Dates For 2024-2025

UCT Online Application Dates For 2024-2025

Welcome to the guide for UCT Application Dates! This page contains vital information on the application deadlines for undergraduate and postgraduate programs at the University of Cape Town (UCT). Applying to UCT is an exhilarating and crucial step toward your academic and professional objectives. To guarantee that your application is evaluated for the program you want to pursue, you must be aware of the application deadlines. UCT provides a diverse selection of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across many faculties. You may apply to UCT from anywhere in the globe using our online application system. The application deadlines for each program may fluctuate, so be sure to check the UCT website for exact dates. Below are some provided key and important UCT Application Dates For 2024-2025

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UCT Key Application Dates For 2024-2025

1 April 2023

  • Applications for admission in 2024 open at 12:00 noon.
  • The National Benchmark Tests (NBTs) registrations are open.

13 May 2023

  • The UCT Open Day will be hosted in person in 2023.

31 July 2023

  • All undergraduate applications close. We do not accept late applications.
  • Applications for student housing close.
  • The last date to write the NBTs if you wish to be considered for a conditional offer by the Faculty of Health Sciences.
  • Preferred date for the submission of Bachelor of Architectural Studies (BAS) portfolios.

31 August 2023

  • Closing date for undergraduate programme changes. Requests must be sent to admissions-ug@uct.ac.za with the subject line “Request for programme change”.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art (BA(FA)) portfolios are due.

30 September 2023

  • Bachelor of Architectural Studies (BAS) portfolios are due.

14 October 2023

  • The last date to write the NBTs for admission to UCT.

15 November 2023

  • We aim to finalise all international applications to allow sufficient time for visa applications.

30 November 2023

  • Deadline for international applicants to attract an offer of admission. This is necessary to allow for sufficient time to obtain a study visa.

31 December 2023

  • Final transcripts for transferring applicants are due.

UCT Admission Requirements

Undergraduate Diploma Study

  • a National Senior Certificate (NSC) as certified by Umalusi with an achievement rating of 3 (Moderate Achievement, 40-49%) or better in 4 recognised NSC 20-credit subjects.

Bachelor’s Degree Study

  • a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) need to pass a minimum of 4 subjects at a rating of 4 (Adequate Achievement, 50-59%) or better in any four 20-credit NSC subjects.
  • a South African Senior Certificate needs matriculation endorsement.
  • non-South African school-leaving certificates must qualify for a matriculation exemption certificate.

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Minimum language proficiency

South African Senior Certificate undergraduate applicants

  • South African Senior Certificate undergraduate applicants to UCT must have achieved a pass of 40% or more on the Higher Grade in English (First or Second Language) at the Senior Certificate level.
  • South African NSC undergraduate applicants to UCT, must have achieved a rating of 2 (Elementary Achievement, 30-40%) or better at the Home Language or First Additional Language level.

UCT Application Online 2024-2025 Procedure

  • visit the UCT website via www.uct.ac.za
  • 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, and proof of payment of the application fee etc.
  • Submit the completed application form along with supportive 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

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