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South African applicants to programmes listed on the Central Application Office (CAO) system.
South African applicants who wish to enter the University of Zululand for the first time for undergraduate study must apply through the Central Applications Office (CAO). Applications must be made on the CAO application form that is made available to the institution and applicants must use the CAO qualification codes in the CAO Handbook or University Undergraduate Prospectus to make application to specific programmes. Application forms must be submitted in person or posted to the CAO. The CAO processes the applications and provides the application information on-line to the University of Zululand.
The CAO provides an on-line application form facility on their website. This can be printed out for your convenience. A non-refundable application fee of R150 is payable to the CAO for applications received before 31 October 2009 and a late fee of R300 is charged after 1 November 2009.
Please consult the CAO webpage at www.cao.ac.za for their contact details and more information.
Applications from South African applicants to non-CAO Undergraduate Programmes.
Not all programmes offered at the University are listed on the CAO system. The University of Zululand Undergraduate Application form is used by South African applicants for:
*Application to programmes appearing in the Undergraduate Prospectus with no CAO code
*Application and re-admission to undergraduate programmes at the University of Zululand (UNIZULU)
students not currently studying at UNIZULU.
(Applicants need to quote their previous student numbers on the application form)
*Application to undergraduate non-degree purpose (NDP)
*Application to enter the University at the beginning of each Term (January, April, August and October)
For admission to 1st Term 2010
A non-refundable application fee of R150 is payable to the UNIZULU by applicants applying before 31 October 2009 for admission to 2010. Late applications are accepted until 30 November 2009. The late application fee is R300.
All Nursing Science candidates must apply before 30 September 2009 and attend scheduled interviews.
All application fees are payable to the University of Zululand and can be paid into our bank account:
Please provide your detail on the deposit slip and attach a copy of the deposit slip to your application.
Download Undergraduate and Postgraduate Application Form in (pdf) here
Download Undergraduate and Postgraduate Application Form in (Word) here
The form serves only as an application form and a registration form is filled at the University, only when the prospective student has been accepted. Assistance with the completion of the form and information on the fees payable will be provided at registration on campus. For more information on submission of your application form and fees payable please contact the following personnel:
Ms. Sabathile Magwanyana Tel: +27 (0) 35 902 6548
Mr. Bonginkosi Cebekhulu Tel : +27 (0) 35 902 6030
Fax number: +27 (0) 86 622 9076
or post your form to the following address:
University of Zululand
Private Bag X1001
Attention: Ms. Sabathile Magwanyana
For more information on the programmes offered, please refer to the website at oldsite.unizulu.ac.za/ Postgraduate Applications
All applications for postgraduate study are made to the University of Zululand (Not to the CAO).
Application for admission to Postgraduate Study at UNIZULU by South African applicants:
Applicants not currently registered at the University of Zululand must complete the University of Zululand
Application for Admission to Postgraduate Study. Download the application form in (pdf) here.
Application for Admission to Postgraduate Study. Download the application form in (Word) here.
The closing date for application for non-degree purposes and for admission to most Postgraduate Certificates, Diplomas and Honours Programmes is 31 October 2009. Individual programmes may however have different requirements. The closing dates for submission to Masters and Doctoral Programmes also differ. Research candidates are required to apply before 31 March 2010.
Please obtain information on closing dates and entrance requirements from the Programme Coordinators or Faculty Offices..