NMMU Registration Fee

By | January 24, 2019

NMMU Registration Fee, Before registering as a student, you need to determine whether or not you will have sufficient funds to finance your studies. In addition to the actual course/module fees, you should also provide for books, equipment, transport, accommodation and general living expenses.

Nelson Mandela University offers financial assistance to full-time students in the form of bursaries, merit awards, scholarships and study loans (see downloadable documents below). Assistance is based on financial need as well as academic excellence and sporting achievements. These awards will not necessarily cover all costs, and cannot be granted to all candidates who apply. Nelson Mandela University also provides financial assistance in collaboration with the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) for financially needy students. More detailed information can be obtained from:Financial Aid & Bursaries – https://finaid.mandela.ac.za/

Please note that fees and conditions are determined by NELSON MANDELA UNIVERSITY Council and are subject to change without prior notice.

2019 down-payments

Amounts payable before registration

Degree programmes, Postgraduate diplomas and related Occasional studiesR 7 700R 4 400
Diploma / Certificate programmes and related Occasional studiesR 5 400R 3 500
RESIDENCES (Students at all campuses)R 5 500N/A
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS100% upfront100% upfront


2019Online applicationsClosing date 1 August 2018No charge
Manually submitted applicationsClosing date 1 August 2018No charge
International manually submittedAnnuallyR500.00
2020Online applicationsClosing date 1 August 2019No charge
Manually submitted applicationsClosing date 1 August 2019No charge
International manually submittedAnnuallyR500.00

For specific residence fees, please download the Student Accounts Guide on the right of this