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SPECIAL OFFER TO TOP ACADEMIC ACHIEVERS

 

The special offer to top achievers is based on average percentages obtained in the end examination of the final school-year. This special offer may include guaranteed awards, placement in study programmes and/or residence placement.

Please note that the academic average percentage is based on a calculation formula of the University of Pretoria.
  • Students in the Faculties of Health Sciences and Veterinary Science may qualify for a guaranteed academic achievement award to the value of R20 000 if they have achieved an average of 90% or more in the end examination of the final school-year.
  • Students in all other faculties may qualify for a guaranteed academic achievement award to the value of R40 000 if they have achieved an average of 90% or more in the end examination of the final school-year.
For more information, visit www.up.ac.za/feesfunding.

Guaranteed admission to a non-selection study programme of a student’s first or second choice.

Conditions
  • Applications must be received on or before 1 May of the year preceding commencement of studies.
  • The minimum requirements for admission to the chosen study programme must be met in the results achieved in the end examination of the final school-year.
  • The minimum National Benchmark Test (NBT) requirements for the specific study programme must be met.
Please note that admission to selection study programmes cannot be guaranteed.

Placement in a residence of the University of Pretoria

 75–89.9%
 
 

Consideration for placement in a residence of the University of Pretoria rests upon the following:

The prospective student must:

  • apply before 1 May in the year preceding studies;
  • have obtained an average of between 75% and 89.9% in the examination with which the student apply for admission to study at UP; and
  • be provisionally admitted to a study programme.

Please take note that the academic average percentage is based on a calculation formula of the University of Pretoria.

 

 90–100% 

 

Guaranteed placement in a residence of the University of Pretoria rests upon the following:

The prospective student must:

  • apply before 1 May in the year preceding studies;
  • have obtained a minimum average of 90% in the examination with which the student apply for  admission to study at UP; and 
  • be provisionally admitted to a study programme.

Please take note that the academic average percentage is based on a calculation formula of the University of Pretoria.

 


 

Please note that the University reserves the right to amend the regulations and conditions applicable to bursaries, awards and loans without prior warning. Please visit www.up.ac.za/feesfunding for the latest information.

For further enquiries, please call the Call Centre at +27 (0)12 420 3111 or email csc@up.ac.za. If you require study advice from a student advisor, please contact Carol Naidoo at +27 (0)12 420 5144 or send an email to junior.tukkie@up.ac.za.

For inquiries about admission status, please click on the relevant faculty link below:

Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment & Information Technology
Faculty of Natural & Agricultural Sciences
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Theology
Faculty of Veterinary Science