The University only issues ONE ORIGINAL certificate per graduate. Certificates are issued to graduates and diplomates at graduation ceremonies and posted, using registered mail, to those students who were unable to attend the graduation ceremony. Certificates for short courses are issued by the Heads of Schools.
Re-issuing lost or stolen certificates
Full names, address, telephone number
Name of degree and date of year of graduation
Oath swearing that the original was lost / stolen
This may be sent to the Examinations and Graduation Office, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050 or faxed to 086 579 6590
Please note:Only Mini Certificates (A4 size) can be printed for the Johannesburg College of Education prior to 2001. The cost of a replacement certificate is R50.00. (Local postage cost = R20.00, overseas postage cost = R75.00) and will take approximately 10 working days to process.
Returned or uncollected certificates
All other uncollected certificates for alumni, who have graduated in absentia or were unable to attend the ceremony due to circumstances, will be posted by using registered mail. Certificates that have been returned due to an incorrect address are retained by EGO.