University of the Western Cape UWC Brochure
The University of the Western Cape UWC have released the Prospectus for all prospective students.
The Prospectus contains all the information a prospective student will need to become a formal student of the University of the Western Cape.
To Download the brochure, Click on link Below
UWC 2017 brochure is not yet available, applicants are therefore encouraged to download the 2016 UWC
General Criteria for Admission to the University
For the Bachelor’s Degree:
The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate (NSC) as certified by Umalusi with an achievement rating of 4 (Adequate achievement, 50-59%) or better in four subjects chosen from the following recognized 20-credit NSC subjects (known as the ‘designated subject list’): Accounting, Agricultural Sciences, Business Studies, Dramatic Arts, Economics, Engineering Graphics and Design, Geography, History, Consumer Studies, Information Technology, Languages (one language of learning and teaching at a higher education institution and two other recognized language subjects), Life Sciences, Mathematics, Mathematical Literacy, Music, Physical Sciences, Religion Studies, Visual Arts.
For the Diploma:
The minimum admission requirement is a National Senior Certificate as certified by Umalusi with an achievement rating of 3 (moderate Achievement, 40-49%) or better in four recognized NSC 20-credit subjects.
For the Higher Certificate:
The Point System
|NSC Level||Percentage||Points for
Maths or Maths Lit
|Points for each
|||less than 20% |