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Online Nursing

This programme is specifically developed for current registered professional nurses, who have obtained their professional qualifications, but cannot progress in their careers in nursing due to the level of their academic qualifications, i.e. qualified nurses who wish to convert their diploma qualifications into a Bachelor’s degree.

If you wish to pursue a career in Nursing, you are encouraged to apply for the 4-year professional degree, Bachelor of Nursing (MFA07), by no later than 30 June 2022.

Exemption application process

  1. Applicant submits an online application to Wits after HEPA screening

  2. Click here to make an online assessment and/or application for exemption

  3. Receives application letter for exemption from the Matriculation Board

  4. Applicant uploads exemption application letter via self-service portal

  5. Wits will finalise application and communicate feedback to the applicant

  6. Wits manages all internal processes with Matriculation Board to finalise the exemption certificate for registered students