University Of Free State Application 2020

University Of Free State Application 2020

How To Apply To university of Free State

UFS Application 2020

Applications for 2020 opens on 01 March 2019
Postgraduate Applications:  You need to contact the relevant department for more information directly before you apply and confirm closing dates.

  • If you have already started an online application for 2019 enter your email address in the space provided and click Send Email button to continue.
  • If you have an existing UFS student number, enter your student number and click on the Start NEW application button below.
  • If you are a new applicant click on the Start NEW application button below.

DO THIS before you start: Scan your

  • Identity document/passport if you are currently in Grade 12 (Including school stamp)
  • School-end certificate if you have completed Grade 12
  • Latest Academic transcript and certificate of conduct if you are transferring from another tertiary institution.

Disclaimer: The University of the Free State reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to withdraw your application to the University, should the attached results, documentation and/or information requested in terms of this form, be found to be erroneous or fraudulent.
What does this mean? If you don’t submit all documents and information we need, or submit false documents and information, we will not consider your application.
Our Faculties: UFS Faculties
Programmes allowing late applications and registrations:

  • BEd FET and Senior Phase
  • BEd Intermediate Phase
  • BEd Foundation Phase

Economic and Management Sciences

  • BCom Accounting
  • BCom Economics
  • BCom Investment Management and Banking
  • BAdmin
  • BAcc


  • LLB

Natural and Agricultural Sciences

  • BSc Biological Sciences (Genetics, Microbiology, Biochemistry, etc.)
  • BSc Geology
  • BSc Agriculture
  • Bachelor of Agriculture

The Humanities

  • BA General
  • BSocSc
  • BA (Language Practice)

Theology and Religion

  • BDiv
  • BDiv Extended

Health Sciences
•           All programmes are full, and no late applications/registrations will be allowed

How To Apply To The University Of Free State
  • Step 1: Apply online or in hard copy (written).
  • Step 2: Your application form is captured. You will receive a student number. If you have not submitted the required documents, you will be requested to do so in order to finalise your application.
  • Step 3: You will receive a conditional offer for non-selection programmes once you meet all the admission requirements. Selection programmes are excluded.
  • Step 4: If you have applied for campus residence, you will now receive correspondence from Housing and Residence Affairs.
  • Step 5: If you are accepted when the final Grade 12 results are released, you will receive communication regarding your acceptance.
  • Step 6: Five (5) days prior to registration in January 2019, you have to make a prepayment. Use your student number as a reference number.
  • Step 7: Register during January 2019.
  • Step 8: Collect your study material and timetable after registration