Lessons Learned During the 2020 UNISA Application Period

From 20 August to 27 September, the 2020 UNISA application window was open for under- and postgraduate qualifications. This provided students all over the country and abroad the chance to apply and study for a UNISA qualification in 2020.  Now that the 2020 UNISA application window has closed, it’s time to reflect on the positives …

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UNISA Exam Papers Leaked

UNISA Exam Papers Leaked – Again!

The University of South Africa (UNISA) issued a statement on Monday, 18 November regarding the leaking of exam papers for the October/November 2019 exams. Martin Ramotshela, UNISA spokesperson, issued regret on the university’s behalf over the incident. The university is working alongside the authorities on capturing the individual(s) responsible. . He stated that over 17 …

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Alternative Bursaries and Scholarship options available in November and December 2019

Alternative Bursaries and Scholarships – November/December 2019

Not everyone can afford to go study after leaving school – that’s unfortunately how life goes sometimes. However, students who can’t pay for their tertiary studies can still go the route applying for a bursary, scholarship, or student loan. The main bursary option for students in South Africa is the NSFAS bursary. While it may …

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UNISA 2020 Qualification Changes

Proposed UNISA 2020 Qualification Changes

The Unversity of South Africa (UNISA) issued a statement on October 11 regarding changes the university is making to its 2020 qualification programme.  During the recent UNISA application window for the 2020 academic year, many students were bemoaning the fact that they were not able to apply for certain qualifications.  This was especially apparent when …

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Alternative Bursaries and Scholarships – September

Students who miss out on an NSFAS bursary for the 2020 academic year can still apply for alternative bursaries or scholarships in September and October. It’s not always a guarantee that an applicant is successful in their NSFAS application. That’s why students need to look at alternative options in case their application is rejected. There are …

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