UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG

Registration / Enrolment 2014

To make the registration process more convenient for you, Wits is piloting a new online registration system. Some students will be able to register online at home. Please check the boxes carefully to see which one applies to you and then click to follow the registration instructions. 

If you are a current student or new postgraduate student and have any queries related to registration, please refer to your Faculty office. If you are a new undergraduate student refer queries to Student Enrolment Centre

Orientation Week 2014 takes place from 3 - 7 February and offers a variety of workshops and activities.

Note: If you are a student with disabilities, please report to the Disability Unit offices, Senate House, East Wing, Ground Floor (the closest entrance is on Jorissen Street) before you register and you will be assisted. You are required to register on the same day that your faculty is registering.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS   POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS
New 1st year students - 1st time registration

If you are a new

  • Engineering, Architecture, Urban planning, Construction studies, Property studies student
    or 
  • Health Sciences student
    or 
  • BAcc student
    or 
  • Actuarial Science, Applied Computing, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Chemistry with Chemical Engineering, Material Science with Metallurgy, Nuclear Sciences & Engineering student

You need to register @ WITS at the assisted online registration centre
Click here for instructions on how to register

If you are a new

  • Humanities student - BA
    or 
  • Education student - BEd 
    or 
  • BCom, BEcon Science, LLB student
    or 
  • General Science student - BSc

Then you need to register @ WITS at the assisted registration centre
Click here for instructions on how to register

First time postgraduates

If you are in the

  • Science faculty (excluding MSc course work programmes) 
    or 
  • Engineering and the Built Environment faculty and an Honours student, or a Masters by Research student or doing a PhD
    or
  • Commerce, Law and Management faculty and doing any of the following: MBA; Postgraduate Diploma in Management; Higher Diploma in Accountancy; Honours (Full Time only); Masters by Coursework (Full Time only); Masters by Research; PHD 

Then you can register @ HOME
Click here for instructions on how to register

If you are in:

  • Humanities (including Education)
    or 
  • Engineering and the Built Environment (Masters by Coursework, PG Diploma, GDE)
    or 
  • Health Sciences
    or 
  • Science - Masters by coursework and postgraduate diplomas
    or 
  • Commerce, Law and Management and doing any of the following: Master of Laws; Postgraduate Diploma in Law; Honours (Part Time)

Then you need to register @ WITS at the Single Point Service Centre
Click here for instructions on how to register

   
Returning undergraduates

If you are in:

  • Health Sciences and passed all your courses
    or 
  • Engineering and the Built Environment and passed all your courses (PCD)
    or 
  • Speech and Hearing Therapy and Social Work (4th years)

Then you can register @ HOME
Click here for instructions on how to register

If you are in:

  • Science
    or 
  • EBE and need have a special curriculum (RET or PSC)
    or 
  • Humanities (including Education)
    or 
  • Commerce and Law

Then you need to register @ WITS at the Single Point Service Centre
Click here for instructions on how to register

Returning postgraduates

If you are in:

  • All faculties (PhD and Masters by research)
    or 
  • Science (all postgraduate degrees excluding Masters by course work)
    or
  • Commerce, Law and Management and doing any of the following: MBA; Master of Management; Postgraduate Diploma in Management

Then you can register @ HOME
Click here for instructions on how to register

If you are in:

  • Health Sciences (Masters by coursework)
    or 
  • Humanities 
    (Masters by coursework and research report only; Honours and Diplomas)
    or 
  • Commerce and Law
    or
  • Science (Masters by coursework) 
    or
  • Engineering and the Built Environment (Masters by Coursework, PG Diploma, GDE) 

Then you need to register @ WITS at the Single Point Service Centre
Click here for instructions on how to register