Undergraduate & honours qualifications

Miscellaneous fees

Apart from your general fees, there are various miscellaneous fees that you will encounter in the course of your studies, such as supplementary exams, remarks, exemption certificates and library cards. All miscellaneous fees are payable to Unisa and may be included with your student fees.

The following table details all these fees and indicates who they apply to:

Supplementary, special and aegrotat examinations R240.00

Per study unit

Remarking of examinations scripts R420.00

Examination scripts and closing dates for application (per examination script)
Closing dates for the receipt of applications to have examination answer scripts rechecked/remarked are as follows:

  • October / November 2018 examinations: 31 January 2019
  • January / February 2019 supplementary examinations: 30 March 2019
  • May / June 2019 examinations: 16 August 2019
Purchasing of examination scripts R50.00
Nursing Council membership fee R230.00 Nursing Science students must pay their compulsory Nursing Council registration fee as part of the minimum amount payable at registration.
Additional costs for practical modules Additional costs for practical modules must be paid as part of the minimum amount payable at registration.
R2050.00 COC1501
R1600.00 COC2602
R3100.00 COC3601
R3300.00 COC3602
R2415.00 HES4807
Issuing of complete or conditional exemption certificates by the Matriculation Board R530.00 The fees are payable before or on registration.
Dishonoured payments R630.00 The levy will be charged per dishonoured transaction.
Levy on students in
foreign countries
Levy per
year module
Levy per
semester module
Students with an address or examination centre outside the RSA must pay the additional compulsory levy on registration:
A R2680.00 R1340.00 Category A: Africa
B R5140.00 R2570.00 Category B: Rest of the world
Students who after registration change their postal address to a foreign address or examination centre will be liable to pay the foreign levy as specified. The levy for foreign students is not transferable and also not refundable. This rule also applies to the change of address from foreign countries to South Africa.
Access card (Smart card) R60.00

Students who are liable for the access card fees are:

  • Students who apply for a card for the first time
  • Students who previously had a card but need a new one
  • Students whose previous card is lost or damaged

Students who are in possession of an access card and reregister do not need to apply or pay for a new card; the old card will be activated automatically.

If you indicated "yes" on the registration form with regard to the Access card, the card fees will automatically be payable upon registration as part of your minimum payment.

Amount forfeited in case of death prior to the examination period R1570.00
Application fee R110.00 Internet or self-help
R170.00 Hard copy (fax or post)

Last modified: 2019/08/06