Unizulu Online Application Closing Date 2025/2026

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Unizulu Online Application Closing Date 2025/2026

Unizulu Online Application Closing Date 2025/2026

The University of Zululand (UNIZULU) is currently accepting applications for its undergraduate and graduate programs for the 2025–2026 academic year. Applications will commence on April 1, 2024, and the general application period is October 31, 2024. It’s important to keep in mind that some programs may have an earlier deadline of August 31, 2024. Verify the exact deadlines for the programs you’re interested in to ensure you don’t miss out.

The application period commences on April 1st, 2024, and the deadline for submissions is October 31st, 2024, for individuals who are thinking about applying to UNIZULU for the 2025–2026 academic year. Remember to submit your application through the CAO online portal by this deadline to secure your spot at UNIZULU, regardless of your interest in undergraduate or graduate courses.

University of Zululand (Unizulu) Application deadlines for all undergraduate programmes

Important note: Late applications will not be accepted. Please ensure you submit your application by the following deadlines:

Programme Deadline
Social Work August 30, 2024
Nursing Science September 30, 2024
All other Programmes October 31, 2024

Information about late applications and document submission:

  • Applications received after September 30 will incur an additional late application fee set by the Central Applications Office (CAO).
  • Any documents submitted after the official closing date for the academic year 2025/2026 will be rejected by the CAO system.
  • We strongly advise that you submit all supporting documents by the respective deadlines to avoid any complications.

Please refer to the CAO website (http://www.cao.ac.za/) for more information on application fees and the application process.

University of Zululand (Unizulu) Application Requirements

During the application process, be sure to upload the necessary files. If in doubt, sign in to the application portal once more and be sure.

Required Application Documents (Local Applicants)

  •  National Senior Certificate or Statement of Results
  • Senior Certificate
  • Identity Document
  •  Students transferring from other universities should submit an original academic record and a certificate of good conduct

Applicants outside of South Africa

  • • A valid study permit
  •  A valid medical aid/health insurance cover
  • A valid passport
  • GCE, GCSE, IGCSE, or Cambridge School Certificate
  • Students holding a GCE GCSE IGCSE or the Cambridge School Certificate must have passed five approved ordinary-level subjects including the English language provided three subjects have been passed at the same examination sitting.

How to apply to Unizulu through the Central Applications Office (CAO)

1. Check Eligibility:

  • Ensure you meet the minimum admission requirements for Unizulu. This typically involves a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with specific subject passes and achievement levels. Refer to the Unizulu website or CAO booklet for details.

2. Register with CAO:

  • Visit the CAO website (http://www.cao.ac.za/) and register for an account. This allows you to access the online application portal.

3. Apply Online:

  • Log in to your CAO account and initiate a new application.
  • Select “University of Zululand” as one of your preferred institutions.
  • Choose the specific program you’re interested in at Unizulu.
  • Carefully review and complete the application form, providing accurate information about your academic history, qualifications, and contact details.
  • Upload any required supporting documents, such as certified copies of your transcripts and ID.

4. Pay Application Fee:

  • Refer to the CAO website or booklet for the current application fee.
  • Pay the fee through the designated methods listed by CAO (e.g., online payment, bank deposit).
  • Upload proof of payment within the application portal.

5. Submit Application:

  • Once you’ve completed all sections, reviewed your application thoroughly, and uploaded necessary documents, submit your application electronically through the CAO portal.

Contact Details

Physical address:

Building 3 UNISA Sunnyside North Campus, corner Mears, and Rissik Streets, Sunnyside, Pretoria.

Postal address:

  • PO Box 3854,
  • PRETORIA 0001,
  • South Africa.

Contact information

  • Fax Address: +27 (0) 86 677 7744/12 481 2922
  • Telephone number: +27 (0) 10 591 4401
  • Email address: exemption@hesa-enrol.ac.za

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