UCT APPLICATION 2022 – University of Cape Town Online

UCT APPLICATION 2022 is ongoing. See How to apply for University of Cape Town APPLICATION 2022 online. Check the UCT online application portal for 2021 here.



The Management of the University of Cape Town (UCT) is accepting new applications from qualified applicants into Undergraduate and Postgraduate studies in 2021 academic year. Forms will be available on the portal from 1 May 2021 for students to apply for admissions in 2022. All applications for undergraduate as well as student housing are also expected to close on 31 August 2021.

Kindly note that the University of Cape Town does not accept late applications.

UCT Online Application Procedures 2021

Here are the things to consider before you apply.

  • You will need an email address to complete the application.
  • South African applicants will need an ID number.  Foreign applicants will need their passport number.
  • Once you receive your student number from UCT, you will need to pay the application fee.
  • Make sure your documents are scanned according to the directives.

We recommend that You review the UCT Prospectus 2022 so that You can understand this institution and How It works better.


The University of Cape Town, UCT requests that prospective students submit their application for 2021 admissions as soon as possible before the closing date. To apply;

  • Start with these steps to apply for UCT undergraduate programme online:
    • Go to the application site to apply

    UCT Online Application 2023 for postgraduate ->>

    • The account information should be noted as they will be needed in future.

However, candidates who do not have access to the internet can download the PDF of the application form . Guidelines on how the form will be filled and who it would be submitted to are explained in the PDF file available via the download link above.

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NSFAS Student Funding 2021

The National Student Funding Assistance Scheme (NSFAS) funding applications are open. every interested student should apply online. The UCT NSFAS student funding will close on 1 August 2020.

Late and incomplete applications may be rejected.


First semester: UCT applications open in the first week of August and close on 31 October of the preceding year.

Second semester: applications open in the second week of January and close on 30 April of the same year.

For further information, visit Semester Study Abroad and UCT Term Calendar.


The University of Cape Town APPLICATION 2022 FEES.

  • Applicants will need to pay R105 for online applications.
  • Applicants applying via UCT for a TVET College can use a hardcopy application – the application fee for this is R160.

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Submitting Results & Documents for UCT APPLICATION 2022

When it comes to submitting your documents, you will need to ensure that your Grade 11 and the latest Grade 12 results are submitted. Failure to do this may result in delays with your application process. All the documents you attach will need to be certified copies of the originals.

Admission Requirements

UCT general admission requirements

  • Your admission to UCT is dependent on you meeting the specific admission requirements for your chosen qualification.
  • If you don’t meet these requirements, you may want to consider alternative qualifications or possibly, if you qualify, an extended programme, enabling you to register for limited modules in your first year.
  • Students who completed Grade 12 at the ACE (Accelerated Christian Education) School of Tomorrow may no longer be accepted at UCT.
  • Some UCT qualifications have limited spaces available. Meeting the general and / specific admission requirements for a qualification does not guarantee that you will be offered a space for the 2019 academic year.

UCT Closing Date for APPLICATION 2022

It is profitable to know the exact closing dates for the institutions you want to apply to. Applying after the deadline may ruin your chances of getting admitted.

To check the date, Go to UCT Application Closing Date Page

Online vs Postage/Courier

Some universities use an online application system, while others only accept hard copies. Some offer both. Take this into account when starting the application process.

Exam Results for UCT APPLICATION 2022

Your Grade 11 marks are really important for your application. Some universities allow you to use your Matric June marks, so have these at hand!

Financial Aid for University of Cape Town APPLICATION 2022

If your family’s income falls below a certain bracket, you could qualify. This will be a separate form and you’ll need your parent or guardian’s payslip ready for proof.

Current Year’s Activity

If you’re in Matric, the university requires your school marks and school activity details. If you took a gap year they’ll need travelling or working details.


Below are what you will need before proceeding to the University of Cape town APPLICATION 2022.

  • Certified copy of your ID
  • Parent’s/guardian’s ID
  • Exam results
  • Proof of residence
  • Most recent payslip NEVER sends the original documents.

Make Sure all Details are Correct

Fill in your application form slowly and double-check your details before submitting online. If you fill out a hardcopy, use a pencil before filling it out with a blue or black pen.

Signing the Declaration

Read through the form and make sure your details are all true and correct. You AND your parent/ guardian need to sign it.

UCT 2022 Acceptance

You will be sent a formal email or letter to inform you of your acceptance. Remember to continue working hard and pay the minimum initial payment by the due date.

Please Note*: For most institutions, you will have to write an NBT test, which will test your academic readiness. Make sure you check up with the institution you’re applying to whether or not you’ll need an NBT result for your application. Your NBT results are valid for 3 years (how cool?) and you only need to write the test once if you’re applying to more than one institution.

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