EFT payments by South African students

To make an EFT payment you must select the Unisa Student Deposit Account which is already registered as an approved public beneficiary at the following banks:

  •  First National Bank
  •  Standard Bank
  •  Capitec Bank
  •  Mercantile Bank

We are liaising with the following banks to register the Unisa Student Deposit Account as an approved public beneficiary:

  • Nedbank
  • Absa
  • Investec 
  • Bidvest 
  • Discovery Bank
  • Tyme Bank

In the interim, please use the below details to make an EFT payment while we finalise the registration of the Unisa Student Deposit Account with these six banks:

Bank name:                FNB (First National Bank)
Account name:           Unisa Income Account
Account number:        627 9962 5200
Account type:             Cheque
Branch code:              250645

Remember to always use the correct referencing (8 digit student number, space, allocation number) to ensure that payments are automatically allocated to your student account.


Publish date: 2020/07/20