University of Fort Hare International Office

University of Fort Hare International Office

International Student Services

The International Office serves as a central hub for international students, providing support across a large platform, which includes:

  • Assisting prospective students with questions regarding admission, academic affairs, visas, study permits and accommodation
  • Providing on-going practical and emotional support to students far removed from their familiar support structures
  • Ensuring internationalisation of activities in the campus to improve student experience

Additional services provided by the International Office comprise:

  • Seeking, supporting and facilitating opportunities for Fort Hare staff and students to experience academic life at international partner universities through mobility exchange programmes
  • Developing and promoting the concept of “internationalisation at home” and ensuring that the entire Fort Hare community benefits from the growing internationalisation at Fort Hare

Verification of Accreditation

  • Liaising with foreign embassies in South Africa
  • Working with the Department of Home Affairs regarding the renewal of study permits and new study visa applications
  • Negotiating, facilitating and managing international inter-institutional agreements and partnerships
  • Facilitating academic visits
  • Promoting and supporting academics in international /local conferences/workshops

UFH International Students Fees and Accommodation

UFH International Students Office Contacts

UFH International Students Admission Requirements

UFH International Students Study Visa

UFH International Students Immigration Information