University of Johannesburg Application 2017

 University of Johannesburg Application 2017

Information And Guidelines For Academic Application

Background information

Application methods

UJ has TWO different methods of applying.  You have the option to choose only ONE of the following:

  1. Online Web Application = Free
  2. Paper-based Application = R200 (click here to download the hardcopy application form)

Important information 

Closing dates:

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Frequently Asked Questions

For more information on Frequently Asked Questions click here


I want to apply for (choose one of the following):


  • Applicants currently in grade 12
  • Applicants who completed grade 12 with no further studies
  • Applicants who completed grade 12 with tertiary/university studies not yet completed at undergraduate level

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  • Applicants already in possession of an undergraduate qualification who wants to further their studies into an Honours/Masters/Doctoral or B-Tech/M-Tech/D-Tech degree respectively

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  • Applicants interested in Continuing Education Programmes (CEP)
  • Applicants interested in Short Learning Programmes (SLP)
  • Short Courses
  • Extra Curricular programmes



  • Only applicable towards postgraduate qualifications for 2016/17 application cycle
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) defined in the UJ context refers to learning from experience, i.e., work experience, in-service training, self-study or life experience such as voluntary or community work. It therefore involves the recognition of relevant knowledge and skills that can lead to access to a university learning programme or to credits for a module


Applicants who have already applied towards a full time programme at UJ, are interested in on campus accommodation, but did not submit an application yet.

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