This post is designed to assist aspiring postgraduate students on UCT Application 2022. Read to the end.
Postgraduate applications are only possible online and must be submitted at http://applyonline.uct.ac.za.
Enquires Regarding Applications
If you need assistance completing your application or advice on which program to choose. Please contact the following:
The Admissions Office is located on Level 4 of the Masingene Building on Middle Campus and will direct you to a faculty office or department for more information or advice if necessary.
Applications for Student Housing
Residential accommodation applications must be received by September 30, 2021. The application is a requirement for academic admission. Only students who apply for full-time study at UCT are considered for housing.
You may want to review the UCT prospectus for a better understanding of how student housing works at UCT.
Funding For South African Postgraduate students
Complete the Postgraduate Funding Application as part of your application for admission to UCT. Please refer to the Postgraduate Funding Office (PGFO) for details: website: www.students.uct.ac.za/students/fees-funding/postgraduate-degree-funding/applications-requirements. The closing dates for the different bursaries and scholarships differ, contact the PGFO for information on the closing dates.
Funding For International Postgraduate students
International and refugee students are eligible for a limited number of scholarships. Due to budgetary constraints, international and refugee student scholarships at UCT are not full-cost awards. Please secure enough financing from other sources. You must first apply for admission to UCT (http://applyonline.uct.ac.za) before applying for financing from the Postgraduate Funding Office.
Information and the Application Form for funding (10C) can be sourced from the Postgraduate Funding Office – or from the Office’s website: http://www.students.uct.ac.za/students/fees-funding/postgraduate-degree-funding/applications-requirements
The closing date for applications for UCT international and refugee students’ scholarships and supporting documentation is 31 July 2021.
Please return the completed Form 10C directly to the Postgraduate Centre and Funding Office.
Late and/or incomplete applications will not be considered.
Funding For GBS Postgraduate students
Postgraduate students can apply for financing through the Graduate School of Business. Visit http://www.gsb.uct.ac.za/funding-scholarships for further information.
- UCT students/graduates (unless applying at the GSB) nil
- Postgraduate applications from South Africa and SADC region R100
- Postgraduate applications from outside of the SADC region R300
- GSB applications from African citizens/permanent residents R1750
- GSB applications from outside of Africa US$300
Applications Closing date
Visit the application closing dates page to get the relevant information you need.