Nelson Mandela University (NMU) Application
Prospective undergraduate students who wish to join Nelson Mandela University are invited to apply for a certificate, diploma or degree qualification by using our online application system
Applications Open: 1 April
2 August (early closing date)
30 September (late closing date)
Application deadline are as follows:
In order to ensure adequate time for application, processing and planning by the university and yourself, applications for early admission should be submitted by 01 August.
Applications may be considered after this date, provided that there is still space available in the course you wish to apply for, and on academic merit until 30 September. In addition, places in some qualifications are limited, and it is therefore in your best interest to submit your application form and ALL supporting documentation by 01 August.
Before completing an application form, please take note of the minimum admission requirements for the qualification that you are applying for or refer to the relevant faculty guide.
HOW TO APPLY
Step 1: Get your application form.
- Online Application:
Undergraduate and postgraduate applicants can use the same online application process.
- Hardcopy Application:
This option is only for postgraduate applicants. If you would like a hard copy application form, you may download one OR you will be able to request one by emailing email@example.com or phoning (041) 504 1111. From there, you will need to provide your postal address and the application package will be sent to you.
- Postgraduates will also need to complete a postgraduate form.
- This form will need to be completed in addition to the postgraduate application form.
- You will be able to find details about the postgraduate application process
You can post your application to:
The Admissions Office
PO Box 77000
Nelson Mandela University
Step 2: Complete your application form in full.
Step 3: Attach all supporting documents.
Step 4: Complete a student accommodation form. This is part of your application.
Step 5: Find Funding.
Have questions about your application?
Tel: +27 (0) 41 504 1111
Need to find the institution?
Street Address (South Campus):
- There is no application fee for South African students.
- The application fee for international students is R500
Course Cost Range Per Annum
Tuition costs at NMU vary, depending on the course – take a look at the breakdown of the fees.
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS ARE ON OFFER?
Nelson Mandela University offers a wide variety of under- and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:
- Business and Economic Sciences
- Engineering, Built Environment and IT
- Health Sciences