Online Applications South Africa 2020

Online ApplicationsĀ  South Africa universitiesĀ  2020

How to apply to university in South Africa: the essential guide to university applications 2020

Hello! and welcome to Applyonlinesa. The best How To website in Education as we give you the necessary step by step guide required of you to apply to any university in South Africa.

Read carefully everything we have written here to know what and what to do first to apply.


Admission to a University in South Africa is done fully online, but to those who are still the old type who want to apply in a hard copy, some of the schools have application forms that you can download the PDF on their official website.

On this Website, we have outlined what is required of an applicant before applying to any reputable institution.

Remember that to fully apply online or use the online application system of any school website, you will need a certified certificate that is not older than one year. Equally, Original documents which show your identity as well as your highest academic results from the high school. Grade 11 results can be used to apply if only you are currently doing grade 12.

Please be aware that all the universities are into the early-bird application as in the institution will consider first come first serve. Late applications will be considered if only there is available space in the programmes that you want to study.

Every institution in South Africa offers admission to a limited number of students per programme. Therefore we would advise you to apply within the application cycle so that your application will be accepted and processed by the school.


Every Applicant applying to study at any university of their choice in South Africa must ensure that documents that are submitted to the reputable institution must contain some vital documents or certified copies of their grade 11 results if currently, they are doing grade 12.

It is therefore advisable to attach the certified copies of the original documents. Results and certified documents must be submitted within the application cycle.

Failure in submitting your results attached to your application will delay the application process. Therefore make sure to attach all documents needed to support your application.

FOR YOUR INFORMATION (FYI): Please ensure you make a photocopy of the original document and send the photocopied one to the university of your choice.

Below is List of Public Universities in South Africa. kindly select or click on the link and read about their application.

LIST OF UNIVERSITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA AND THEIR APPLICATION; kindly select or click on the Institution of your choice below.