Please note: The University reserves the right to change these dates. Before acting on any of the dates below confirmation should be sought from the appropriate office.
31 July 2023
  • Applications for student housing close.
  • The last date to write the NBTs if you wish to be considered for a conditional offer by the Faculty of Health Sciences.
  • Bachelor of Architectural Studies (BAS) portfolios are due.
4 August 2023
  • The closing date for applications for undergraduate study at UCT in 2024 was 31 July 2023 and was extended to midnight SAST on Friday, 4 August 2023.
    We will not consider applications received after this date.
31 August 2023
  • Closing date for undergraduate programme changes. Requests must be sent to with the subject line “Request for programme change”.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art (BA(FA)) portfolios are due.
14 October 2023
  • The last date to write the NBTs for admission to UCT.
15 November 2023
  • We aim to finalise all international applications to allow sufficient time for visa applications.
31 December 2023
  • Final transcripts for transferring applicants are due.

Full details are available in the undergraduate prospectus.