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North West University Online Application (2024/2024)


The North-West University gives people a place in the world in addition to an education. Students have a lot of academic flexibility and choice, which enables them to reach their full potential and begin preparing for their professions.

North West University Online Application


The Northwest University is dedicated to operating as a unitary, integrated, multi-campus university that supports equity, redress, and globally competitive teaching and research on all three of our campuses.


Our eight faculties’ primary pursuits—teaching-learning and research—are linked with civic involvement and innovation, and the majority of them accept both on-campus and online students.

In the eight faculties of NWU, the majority of which accept both contact and distance learners, the university’s basic activities of teaching, learning, and research are entwined with community involvement and innovation.

Every year, applications are accepted from March through September 30. (Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted–please apply during the application cycle before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

Faculties Of North-West University

The University of North-West offers faculties and programs:

Economic and Management Sciences

  • Commerce Accounting Sciences
  • Economic Sciences
  • Industrial Psychology and Human Resource Management
  • Management Sciences
  • Tourism Management


  • EducationLanguage Education
  • Psycho-Social Education
  • Professional Studies in Education
  • Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education
  • Commerce and Social Studies in Education


  • EngineeringElectrical, Electronic, and Computer Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical and Minerals Engineering

Health Sciences

  • Health SciencesConsumer Sciences
  • Dietetics
  • Human Movement Sciences
  • Nursing Sciences
  • Occupational Hygiene
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiology
  • Psychology
  • Social Work


  • HumanitiesCommunication Studies
  • Government Studies
  • Languages
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Social Sciences


  • Law BA (Law)
  • BCom (Law)
  • LLB

Natural and Agricultural Sciences

  • Physical and Chemical Sciences
  • Biological Sciences
  • Geo- and Spatial Sciences
  • Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Computer Science and Information Systems


  • Theology Minister’s training and pastoral studies
  • Bible studies
  • Ancient languages


How To Apply For North-West University Online Application (NWU) 2024/2024

How to Apply for the 2024–2024 North-West University Online Application:

Getting a Student Number

Undergraduate Qualification

Applications open 1 April 2024):

Closing dates:

  • Non-selection courses: 31 August 2024
  • Music: 31 August 2024 – Also apply for an audition before the closing date
  • Graphic Design: 31 August 2024
  • Engineering: 31 August 2024
  • Occupational Hygiene: 31 August 2024
  • Urban and Regional Planning: 31 August 2024
  • All other selection courses: 30 June 2024

Postgraduate Qualification

Upload supporting documents

In order to consider your application, please upload the following supporting documents. If the application is incomplete, it may be declined by the University:

  • Grade 12 results, Grade 11 results (final results only) or a copy of your matric certificate–if you have already passed matric.
  • Applicants who are currently upgrading their grade 12 results, will only be considered after the improved results are presented to the NWU.
  • Applicants who follow Cambridge, GED, or any other non-NSC curriculum, or who may qualify for exemption based on advanced age or post-school qualifications, must provide an exemption certificate as issued by USAF. 
  • Completed undertaking
  • Copy of your ID
  • Copy of your academic record (if applicable).
  • Additional documents for international prospective students:
    • A copy of relevant results
    • A copy of your passport

Submit Application
When you are finished, please click the ‘Submit Application’ box to send your application to us.

NWU Banking details:

  • ABSA Account number: 409 169 1369
  • Name of account: NW University Online Registrations
  • Branch code & name: 632 005, Tom Street


  • A + Prospective student’s ID no OR
  • A + student no OR
  • A+ Date of birth and surname

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NWU Contact Details

Undergraduate inquiries
Inquiries for the Mahikeng, Potchefstroom, and Vanderbijlpark Campuses:
018 285 4320

Honors degree and PGCE Inquiries
Kindly contact the faculties directly or use any of the below details for the Mahikeng, Potchefstroom, and Vanderbijlpark Campuses:
018 299 4383/4130/4263/2445/2003
018 285 2227

Click HERE to Apply Online/North-West University Online Application (NWU) Prospectus  2024/2024.



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