University of Fort Hare Admission Requirements

University of Fort Hare Admission Requirements

University of Fort Hare Admission Requirements,  It is a good idea to have a career objective in mind, check the admission requirements of the various qualifications offered at the University of Fort Hare.


1. Submit your application form and all the necessary documentation including application fee before closing date.


2. An SMS will be sent to you informing you of the status of your application

thereafter a letter of confirmation.


3. Current matriculants who qualify based on their Grade 12 mid-term performance, are provisionally admitted pending the submission of their final matric results and subject to availability of space.


4. Successful applicants will receive an admission letter, together with a registration guide, which reflects the registration dates and orientation programme. It is important to note that all applicants who wrote the National Senior Certificate (NSC) are required to write the National Benchmark test (NBT) before they are allowed to register for their 1st year at University.


Read more about this compulsory test on In which school- leaving category do you fall?

National Senior Certificate (NSC)? The NSC is the new school-leaving qualification since 2009.

Pre-2008 matriculation certificate? This is the old school-leaving qualification before 2009.



• Minimum of level 4 in English 1st Additional Language or

• Minimum of level 3 in English Home Language.

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• Minimum of Level 4 or better in four 20-credit subjects from the designated list, excluding Life Orientation.


Bachelors degree Pass NSC with an achievement rating of 4(50-59%) or more in 4 (four) subjects
Diploma Pass NSC with an achieving rating of 3(40-49% )or more in 4 (four) subjects