Fine Arts and Information Design Application and Selection
Minimum Requirements for Admission:
- University exemption and an APS score of at least 30.
- Art as a school subject is NOT a requirement.
Step 1: Application
UP applications for the year 2015 opens 1 March 2014. You can either apply online, or complete the form available for download here. Closing date for UP application is 30 June 2014.
Step 2: Merit selection process
The BA Fine Arts and the BA Information Design degrees in the Department of Visual Arts entail a selection process. You will be required to submit a completed questionnaire and a portfolio by 31 July 2014. See the following documents for more information:
For additional information on the selection process at the Department of Visual Arts, please download the following documents: criteria for selection, criteria for selection tests.
Step 3: Interview and selection test
You will be notified whether you have qualified to continue with the selection process. The final selection interviews and tests take place on 4 - 11 October 2014.
General information for prospective students.
Useful information about class fees, hostel fees and bursaries can be obtained from the Client Service Centre at (012) 420-3111 or from the web www.web.up.ac.za.