Financial Aid and Scholarships

The Financial Aid and Scholarship Office (FASO) at Wits University is committed to helping you find options to finance your education. As your excitement about attending university starts to build, some serious questions need to be answered about how you are going to pay for your educational costs.

For the Upfront Payment Plan click here 

The Financial Aid and Scholarship office provides information on:

Undergraduate opportunities:

  • Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships
  • University Entrance Scholarships
  • Sports Scholarships
  • National Olympiad winners

Postgraduate opportunities:

  • Local & Overseas Merit Scholarships
  • External Postgraduate Funding
  • University Postgraduate Merit Awards
  • Postgraduate Financial Assistance
  • Travel Grants

Click here to download our New Postgraduate Funding booklet.

Apply online for
postgraduate merit awards 

NSFAS Financial Assistance External Bursaries
International Funding Opportunities