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UCT Application 2024 Form – How to apply

University of Cape Town, UCT application 2024 academic year. undergraduate and postgraduate online application forms for 2024/2024 academic year.

UCT application form


The University of Cape Town (UCT) will open on 4th April 2023 for undergraduates for the 2024 application cycle. UCT has also published the Application guidelines for undergraduates and postgraduates, which you can find in the prospectus. These guidelines must be followed, applications must be submitted before the deadline.

UCT Application Dates 2024

  • University of Cape Town (UCT) Applications for admission in 2024 will open on 1st April 2023. UCT does not consider late applications.
  • Furthermore, Applications will close on 31 July 2023 for all undergraduate programmes. Applications for student housing will also close on the same date.

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  • first-time UCT applicants
  • UCT students changing to a new qualification and/or specialization
  • applicants who previously applied for admission and were not offered a space or who were offered a space accepted the offer and did not register
  • students completing a higher certificate or any other programme and who wish to continue with further undergraduate studies

How to Apply for University of Cape Town (UCT) Admission 2024

UCT application process is seemingly the same and does not easily/frequently change with time.

Candidates for University of Cape Town admissions are expected to complete applications for any course before the closing date.

Applicants are also expected to meet the requirements before applying for admission.

We recommend you also check the undergraduate and postgraduate prospectus

The application forms are available online on the portal. However, UCT prospective students can make applications physically to the respective office aside from the online applications. Start with these steps to begin UCT Application.

2024 UCT Application Fees

An application fee must be paid for every application. UCT students and graduates, as well as Semester Study Abroad (SSA) applicants, are exempt from the application fee unless applying to a Graduate School of Business (GSB) programme. Please refer to the fee structure for more information.

Submitting results and documents for UCT Application

Current learners at school must make sure that all examination results from Grade 11 until September of grade 12 are submitted. Failure to submit these results may result in delays.

Transferring students should submit all transcripts and academic records as early as possible.

Documents must be submitted as certified electronic copies to (undergraduate applicants) or (postgraduate applicants). Please do not send your submissions to both email addresses as this will only delay the processing of your application.

Monitoring your application

When we update your application, you will receive an email communication. Please monitor your email account closely for updates. You can also check your status online with the log-in credentials that we will send you after you apply. We are not permitted to disclose your application status telephonically.

UCT Postgraduate Admission

Access UCT postgraduate application 2024 guidelines via the link below:-

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