UFS is a multi-campus South African university located in Bloemfontein, Free State. Offers open and distance learning (Click here). For information on online courses click here. Financial assistance available in a form of bursary/loans and NSFAS.
UP is a South African public research University located in Pretoria, Gauteng. Like in other universities, students can apply for NSFAS and UP has achievement awards (funding) of varying amounts depending on your matric average. UP has a registration fee of R5000 that is payable prior to registration.
Wits is a South African public research University located in Johannesburg, Gauteng. Both physical and online application possible. Wits has different scholarships awarded to their new undergraduate students based on their matric results, additionally students can apply for NSFAS on applying for varsity.
University of Venda is a South African Comprehensive rural based university, located in Thohoyandou in Limpopo province. Both online and physical applications available. Funding is available in a form of bursaries, scholarships, loans and NSFAS.
The Sol Plaatje University, which had provisionally been referred to as the University of the Northern Cape, is a South African University located in Kimberley. Financial assistance available in a form of bursaries, loans and NSFAS.
NWU is a multi-campus South African university with campuses in Mahikeng, Potchefstroom (head office), and Vanderbijlpark, South Africa. Caters for on-campus and distance learning for some programmes. Online application possible, NSFAS and financial assistance available.
UCT is a South African public research University located in Cape Town, Western Cape. They do both physical and online application. On application, one can also apply for funding from the University (UCT financial assistance) and NSFAS. When applying for NSFAS, the students and learners automatically apply for UCT financial assistance as well.
Stellies is a public research university in Stellenbosch, Western Cape. Both physical and online applications possible. Financial assistance includes NSFAS, bursary loans, and a number of merit and sports bursaries awarded by the university. SU also offers gap year programmes including Academy for Environmental Leadership and Young Minds Entrepreneurship Programme.