University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)

University of KwaZulu-Natal is a leading institution of higher learning on the African continent boasting multiple campuses,is a residential, teaching, and research-led university located in the picturesque province of KwaZulu-Natal. The University has a proud and rich heritage of academic excellence. The year 2010 marked the centenary of higher education in the province of KwaZulu-Natal – a centenary of scholarship, innovation an


University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)

University of KwaZulu-Natal abbreviated as UKZN is multi-campus. The university was formed by the merger of the University of Natal and the University of Durban(Westville), in 2004. The University ranks among the Top 400 universities in the World according to World University Ranking.

Faculties Offered In UKZN

The university offers a wide variety of undergraduate and post-graduate qualifications that fit into the following faculties:

  • College of Health Sciences
  • College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science
  • College of Humanities
  • College of Law and Management Studies

Read the full list of UKZN Courses Here.

University of KwaZulu-Natal, UKZN

How To Apply

Step 1:  Get your application form.


First-time applicants will need to apply through the Central Applications Office (CAO). You’ll be able to apply through UKZN’s online application portal.

If you’re applying via hard copy, you can post your application to:

University of KwaZulu-Natal
Applications and Information Office

Step 2:  Complete your application form in full.


*Remember you’ll need to calculate your APS. Find out here.

Step 3:  Attach all supporting documents.

Step 4:  Complete a student accommodation form.  This is part of the application process.

Read the step-by-step guide on how to apply to UKZN here.

Application Fees

  • Application fee payable to CAO R250 on-time and R470 for late applications

Remember to: Calculate your APS.

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University of KwaZulu-Natal, UKZN Courses Offered

Application Closing Dates

• Semester 1 (January intake)
• Medicine: 30 June : No late applications are accepted.
• All other programmes: 30 September.

Contact Info And Website 

For Admission Related contact:
(031) 260 2212

General queries:
(031) 260 8596

Need to find the institution?

Physical Address:
Mazisi Kunene Road,

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