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NSFAS Funding

Applications will be administrated by NSFAS only.

Online applications are available on the NSFAS website

Senior Students

  • Only new applicants must apply electronically. 

  • Current NSFAS students, who completed a NSFAS contract and received the loan must not apply for 2019.

  • Your application will be carried over until you complete your studies provided you meet the academic criteria: 50% + 1 for registered modules. 

  • No hard copies or late applications will be accepted.

Postgraduate Students

Only students who register for the following postgrauate courses can reapply:

  • Students who obtained BA Law or BCom Law and advance to LLB.

  • Students registered for a Honnours in BCom Chartered Accountancy.

  • Students registered for PGCE.

Please note

  • Your application does not guarantee that you will be approved for NSFAS. Please ensure that you apply for other financial aid also.

  • Only NSFAS approved students apply for Private accommodation.


Contact the NSFAS office at:


Students can also contact Fundi, an independent financial provider of study loans.

Related links for independent loans:

Standard Bank