If you would like to study in 2021, you need to know the institution application dates. From there, you can start the application process. Exciting times!
There is no doubt about it: applying for tertiary studies is a big deal. For starters, you need to get your application in on time. The only way to do this is to know the application closing dates. But, where can you find these dates? Well, you have come to the right place. We have all the 2021 closing application dates for South African institutions lined up. You’re welcome 🙂
NB: Application dates may vary due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.
UNIVERSITY APPLICATION DATES
Applications Open: March 2020
31 May 2020 (Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Health Sciences and Architecture)
30 June 2020 (Faculty of Humanities: Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology, Fine Arts, Information Design, Music and Drama)
30 September 2020 (most other programmes)
Check out the closing dates for specific programmes.
1 March 2020 (Health Sciences Faculty except for Bachelor of Optometry and BSoc Sc Nursing)
1 April 2020 (all other programmes)
31 May 2020 (Health Sciences programmes apart from Nursing)
31 July 2020 (Architecture, Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, Nursing)
30 September 2020 (all non-selection programmes)
1 November 2020 (Fine Arts)
Applications Open: 1 March 2020
30 June 2020 (Faculty of Health Sciences; Bachelor of Architecture; Bachelor of Audiology, Bachelor of Speech-Language Pathology, Bachelor of Arts in Film and TV)
30 September 2020 (all other programmes)
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY APPLICATION DATES
PRIVATE COLLEGE APPLICATION DATES
TVET COLLEGE APPLICATION DATES
Please note: Most TVET colleges in South Africa are open to applications throughout the year. There will be different intake and registration periods for each trimester.