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 2014 opens 1 March 2013. You can either apply online, or complete the form available for download here. Closing date for UP application is 30 June 2013.
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 2013. 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 and the rubrics used for the selection of candidates.
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 21 - 28 September 2013.
General information for prospective students.
For more information on the UP administrative process, click here.
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.