College of Graduate Studies

Postgraduate Administration Support

Honours degrees & Postgraduate Diplomas

Everyone who wants to start a new honours degree or postgraduate diploma must apply for admission, including first time Unisa applicants and returning Unisa students applying for a new qualification.

The Honours and Postgraduate administrative section in the College of Graduate Studies handles the student administration of all colleges.  This involves the following:  first time enquiries, applications, registrations and re-registrations, additions, cancellations and deferments (excluding examination enquiries)

The students can contat the section at for all Honours qualifications and for our Postgraduate qualifications.

All honours and PGD qualifications applications/registrations must be completed online. All information including FAQs are available on the Unisa website:

Masters and doctoral information

Embarking on masters and doctoral studies is a life changing experience, both for your career and personal growth.  Approached correctly it will be extremely rewarding.  By registering for a masters or doctoral degree through Unisa, you will enjoy the support of experienced academic and administrative staff.  You will also have the opportunity to conduct focused and meaningful research in one or more exciting fields, enabling you to make a difference to your community and career.

Please note:  All masters and doctoral qualification applications/registrations must  be completed online.  No fax or self-help applications will be accepted.

Contact details
Tel: +27 12 429 5702