University of the Western Cape Prospectus

By | June 21, 2019

University of the Western Cape (UWC) Prospectus

University of the Western Cape UWC Prospectus gives more information on the following ;

General Admission Criteria

The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate (NSC) Bachelors pass – an achievement rating of 4 (adequate achievement 50-59%) or better in four subjectschosen from the recognised 20 credit NSC subjects (known as the designated subject list).

Important UWC Application Information

University of the Western Cape Important Application Dates

How to Apply to University of the Western Cape

 University of the Western Cape Admission Requirements

 University of the Western Cape Residences / Accommodation

UWC Point Score

For admission to degree and diploma programmes UWC uses a weighted system forcalculating points. In order to be admitted to degree studies the candidate should have attained a minimum number of points. Refer to each programme on the reverse side of this pamphlet to determine the number of points required. The attached table indicates how points are allocated.

In addition to point score requirements mentioned above, additional criteria must be met to qualify for admission to particular study programmes. Specific programme admission requirements can be found on the reverse side of this pamphlet.

Designated Subjects

• Accounting • Agricultural Sciences • Business Studies • Dramatic Arts • Economics • Engineering Graphics and Design • Consumer Studies • Geography • History • Information Technology • Languages (one language of learning and teaching at a higher education institution and two other recognised language subjects) • Life Sciences • Mathematical Literacy • Music • Physical Sciences • Religion Studies • Visual Arts • Mathematics

Note Carefully: This brochure provides information about the UWC mainstream and extended programmes. Applicants can only apply for the mainstream programmes.They are invited to be part of the extended programmes

Important Dates For 2023 Application

Application for 2023 undergraduate programmes

Closing date for Dentistry applications 31 August 2019

Closing date for applications 30 September 2019

UWC Tuition Fees

(Subject to change for 2019 & 2020: +- 6% increase p/a)

BA, BLIS, BTh, B Com, BEd and LLB

R29 550.00 p/a BA(S/W), BSc (Phys), BSc (Occ. Ther), B Nurs, etc

R29 550.00 – R41 130.00 p/a

BSc and BPharm

R32 250.00 – R35 700.00 p/a

Geology II or III R32 460.00 p/a

BDS (Dentistry) 1 or V

R53 320.00 p/a

Bachelor of Oral Health

R34 300.00 p/a

For more information about: • Bursaries or financial aid contact us at: Financial Aid Office on (021) 959 9753 / 959 2737 Edu-Loan Office on (021) 959 3104 • Residence fees contact us at: Residential Services on (021) 959 2569 Online applications available on UWC website:

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