Please see the ‘Directions for Postgraduate Applicants’ document for closing dates for various postgraduate applications. They are also listed on the online applications site.

You may apply online. In order to apply online you will need a working email address and your South African identity number, or, if you are an international applicant, your passport number.

The closing date for applications for undergraduate study at UCT in 2024 was extended to midnight SAST on Friday, 4 August 2023. We will not consider applications received after this date. All postgraduate applicants must apply online.

Undergraduate application information

Postgraduate application information

All postgraduate applicants must apply online.