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How to apply

Closing dates

Applications for 2018 will be open as follows:

  • BA, BCom and BSc Engineering degrees: 1 August to 30 November 2017
  • Short courses: 1 September 2017 to 12 January 2018
  • Corporate Governance and Administration: 2 October 2017 to 12 January 2018
  • Occasional Studies: 1 August to 15 December 2017

What you need to know

Full detail of the application process for each of the above categories appears in the description of the category. HOWEVER: it is important to note the following:

  • Degree applications can only be done online and only when applications are open.

  • Short course applications need to be submitted at Wits Plus in person. We do not accept faxed, emailed or posted applications.

  • An application fee is payable and proof of payment must be submitted with each application.

  • Once your application has been approved, you will be informed of the registration date.  

  • Wits Plus does have credit card facilities for certificates and short courses, but we do not accept any cash payments

Application forms can be found on the various course information pages for: 


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