Honours degrees & postgraduate diplomas


Unisa will accept applications for admission to honours degrees and postgraduate diplomas for the 2019 academic year from 21 August - 28 September 2018

Everyone wanting to start a new qualification must apply for admission, including first-time Unisa applicants, Unisa students changing to a new qualification and applicants in their final year of an undergraduate qualification who wish to continue with postgraduate studies.

Contact information for honours degrees & postgraduate diplomas

Honours degrees

Contact the Postgraduate Administration Department: Hons@unisa.ac.za

Postgraduate diplomas
Contact the Postgraduate Administration Department: PGD@unisa.ac.za
Postgraduate diplomas offered by the Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (GSBL)

Contact the Graduate School of Business Leadership (GSBL): SBL@unisa.ac.za

Please note:

  • If you are a first-time Unisa applicant and do not have a myLife e-mail address, Unisa will communicate with you via the e-mail address and cellphone number you provided during the application period.
  • If you were previously registered with Unisa, Unisa will send the outcome of your application to your myLife e-mail account. Please check this e-mail account regularly for information. If you have forgotten your myUnisa / myLife password, please go to myUnisa (https://my.unisa.ac.za) to update your password.
  • Unisa provides all registered students with a free myLife e-mail address. It is your responsibility to activate your myLife e-mail account as soon as your registration is finalised. Your myLife e-mail account will be the only e-mail account recognised by Unisa for official correspondence to and from the university, and will remain the official primary e-mail address on record at Unisa. Click here for Unisa's rules for students.