SPU Undergraduate Online Application 2023

By | June 21, 2023

Sol Plaatje University SPU Undergraduate Online Application 2023/2024

SPU Undergraduate Online Application – Apply Now:

Undergraduate Admissions

Admission as a freshman takes into account a number of factors. For instance, specific courses you completed in high school and your grades in those courses. The Course offerings may vary each semester. Click here to read the detailed comprehensive list of current and recent courses at Sol Plaatje University scheduled for the  2023/2024 academic year…

Everyone wanting to start a new qualification must apply for admission. This includes:

  • First-time Sol Plaatje University applicants.
  • Sol Plaatje University students changing to a new qualification and / or specialization.
  • Students completing a higher certificate or any other program and who wish to continue with further undergraduate studies.

Application Requirements – The selection Process

What does the selection process entail?

Admission Requirements

  • The University has set the minimum academic requirements for admission to SPU’s study programs in 2023.
  • The requirements are based on the results that applicants achieve in the South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations.
  • Applicants who hold certificates from a different examination system will be considered individually for admission.
  • Note that if you satisfy the minimum admission requirements stated here, this does not automatically mean that you will be admitted to the study program at SPU.
  • The final decision on your admission will be based on your academic performance and the availability of space in the program.
  • The better your academic performance above this minimum, the better your chance of being admitted to study at SPU in 2023.
Calculating the SPU Admissions Points Score (APS)
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If you satisfy the minimum requirements stated above, it does not mean that you will automatically be admitted to the study program at SPU.

The final decision on your admission will be based on your academic performance and the availability of space in the program.

If your academic performance is above these minimum requirements, your chance of being admitted to study at the University will be better.

Make sure to review all applicable requirements prior to applying for admission. The admission requirements apply to all students who are interested in pursuing a program or course at the Sol Plaatje University SPU.

Online Application Process

The following steps will guide you to successfully go through your application process:

  1. First, visit the official website of the institution via www.spu.ac.za to apply, register, change personal information, and other information.
  2. Capture your Biographical information and click on the SAVE button.
  3. Create a pin as a new prospective student OR as an existing student.
  4. Read and Accept the Application Rules
  5. Click on Application, then click on View Application Rules.
    NB: Read the SPU Online Academic Application Rules, scroll down and click on the [I Accept] Button
  6. Capture your senior secondary school information. Click on Schools Attended, then click on the list of values to search for your Senior Secondary School.
  7. Click on the correct school. Capture the start year and month then the end year and month and SAVE. If you
    made a mistake, click on the Delete button and SAVE.
  8. Capture your school leaving subjects. Click on Enter School Leaving Subjects. Please make use of the list of values linked after your School Leaving Subjects, Grade and Symbols. Click on the correct Subject and SAVE.
  9. Upload supporting documents. Click on Certificates seen. Click on ID, upload certified scanned document and SAVE.

Upload Documents

  1. Please note: All uploaded documents will be validated against the original document(s).
  2. Capture disability information if applicable. Click on Disabilities, then click on the dropdown list to select and disclose if applicable and SAVE.
  3. Update your personal information. Click on Update Personal Information to update your Senior Secondary School, requiring accommodation, etc.
  4. Update your personal information. Click on Update Personal Information to update your Senior Secondary School, requiring accommodation, etc.
  5. Click on Submit Application.

Make sure you upload all the required documents and pay the required fees. Click here to learn all about Sol Plaatje University SPU fees such as application feeadmission fee, tuition, and scholarships for Sol Plaatje University SPU Programs.


Online Application Closing date at Sol Plaatje University SPU

The 2023 Sol Plaatje University SPU Admission Closing date is scheduled as follows:

Undergraduate and postgraduate applications for the 2024 academic year are now open and will close on 30 November 2023.

There is no application fee required to apply.

Prospective students can apply to study at the University by using our online application system by clicking on the Start Your Online Application tab found on this page. To apply online, students must have a valid email address and use a computer/laptop with internet connectivity.

Applicants are encouraged to download and read the Guidelines on how to apply document before beginning the application process. For postgraduate programmes, please refer to page 12 of this document.

Should applicants encounter difficulties using the online application system, they can send an email message to the Admissions Office on applications@spu.ac.za.

NB: All applicants who have successfully submitted their application forms should constantly check their online application status for more updates on their application.

Online Application Status Frequently Asked Questions

How do I access my Application Status Page?When the college receives your application, you will receive an email from Sol Plaatje University SPU with a username and PIN to log in to the application status page.

I did not receive the email to access my Application Status Page?Please contact the Admissions Office

How do I apply for a program offered at the Sol Plaatje University SPU?To make an application for the courses offered at the TVET college, please visit the official website of the college to register and follow the steps to make your application.

I got a new email address, how do I update it?Log in to the application status page. Click on “Change Email Address”. Then enter your new email address and click “Request Change”

I forgot my password for my Application Status Page, how do I retrieve it?Check the Application Status page and follow the link to reset your password.

Contact Address of Sol Plaatje University SPU

For more information and enquiries, contact the Sol Plaatje University SPU below:

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