Dear Prospective Applicant


Thank you for your interest in studying at UKZN.


South African first time applicants to UKZN must apply via the Central Application Office (CAO). Apply via CAO, download an application form or apply on-line at The UKZN Undergraduate Prospectus is available on


Please provide a postal address if you are unable to download the electronic copies and we will mail application material to you.


You may receive an early offer from UKZN if your NSC-Deg is complete or if your Grade 12 mid-year and trials results are exceptional.  Not all programmes make early offers.  Other offers are made once the final results are available in January.


Indicate on the CAO form if you want to apply for residence or financial aid. Financial aid forms will only be mailed to you if you qualify for a place, meet the financial aid requirements and if funding is still available.


Please follow the progress of your application on using your CAO application number.


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