University of Western Cape Applications 2019/2020

University of Western Cape (UWC) Applications 2019/2020

ABOUT: University of the Western Cape (UWC) was established in 1959, it is a public university situated in the Belville suburb of Cape Town, Western Cape.

The application process can be tricky. Worry no more, we have all the support you need to help you get through it. Click here and read about Applications instructions 

Before you apply to UWC you should have the following;

  1. Proof of payment of your application fee(compulsory for SA and International applicants)
  2. Certified copy of your ID document(ID document compulsory for SA citizens – your application cannot be processed without a certified copy of your ID and Passport Number for International Applicants
  3. Exam Results:Final Grade 12 results (if available). Grade 11 results (if currently doing grade 12) are very important for your application. Thus, have it on hand.
  4. Remember you will need an email address when applying either online or in a hard copy . Note that the following systems do not accept emails from some of the universities: Hotmail, Webmail, Ymail, Outlook and Live. It is advisable to create and use a Gmail address for the application.

Be aware of the application Date;

Application Date:

31 August 2019 (BCHD programme)
30 September 2019
(all other programmes)

Application Fees:

  • R100 

University of Western Cape requires students to write NBTS Test before they can apply.

Course Cost Range Per Annum: Tuition costs at UWC ranges anywhere from R25,000 to R50,000.


Do you have any question about your application?

Tel: 021 959 3900/01

Where to find the institution?

Physical Address: 
University of the Western Cape
Robert Sobukwe Road 
Bellville 7535 
South Africa

Postal Address: 
University of the Western Cape
Private Bag X17
Bellville 7535
South Africa 

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