UNISA Registration Process can sometimes be very confusing and stressful.  This page gives you a detailed tutorial on how to register with UNISA.


Please remember that you need to apply at UNISA and be accepted before you can start to register your subjects to study.  If you need help with your application, then read here to find out how to apply to study at UNISA.




UNISA Registration Process 101

1. Register during the Registration Period


2. Choose the option that applies to you

  • Undergraduate & Honours qualifications
  • Master’s & Doctoral degrees
  • Short Learning Programmes


3. Registration Process Begins

  • Read the text and once you are ready click on the Start the process button.


4. Find your qualification

  • There are multiple ways to search for your qualification. Choose the option that suits you.
  • Once your search is complete, select your qualification.
  • Once you are happy with the qualification you selected, scroll down and click the Proceed to calculating your student fees button.


5. Calculate your study fees

  • Read the text and use the buttons under the Prescribed student fees heading to help you calculate your study fees.


6. Submit your registration

  • Once you have calculated your study fees, click on number 3 in the Registration Process.
  • Read the text and use the buttons under the Registration Options heading to choose which way you will submit your registration. Hint: The online option is the quickest.


7. Pay your study fees

  • After submitting your registration you need to pay your study fees.
  • Click on number 4 to continue.
  • Click the Payment methods button to explore the different options UNISA accepts.
  • Once you have made payment you can click on the What to do after you have completed the registration process button at the bottom of the page.


8. What happens after registration?

  • You can find useful information on this page which will explain what you can do now that you have completed your UNISA registration.


Also make sure that you visit the following Facebook Pages to get more information, as well as support from fellow students.

Editor: Chloe Bydawell 
Date First Published: February 9, 2022