Change the world





The university boasts more than a century of experince in equality

higher education, research and

technological innovation.


We unite the best traditions of both the academic and technological

words - from entrance level (certificates) through to research level







Nelson Mandela University offers both general and professional orientated universtiy programmes as

well as technologically and career orientated proggrammes. The success of our career-focused

programmes lies in the hands-on involment of industry and business.


As an international student looking to study a full degree at Nelson mandela University you will be please to

know that our programmes are recognized and accredited by the relevent professionalbodies locally and in

many cases, internationally.




The university has already established itself as a leader in fields such as automotive engeneering, ecology,

marine studies, community health, the built enviroment, are and design, accounting and auditing, education

and IT, and offers students an even wider choice of stimulating programmes opening up a variety of career



Our students can already be found working around the globe.


Undergraduate Studies

Undergraduate programmes include diplomas and first degrees, i.e. bachelor’s degrees. All diplomas and some degree programmes are career-focused, while others are more general and allow students to tailor their interests, aptitudes and career plans.

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Post Graduate

Whether you are pursuing an academic or professional career, aiming for success in the private or public sector, or just want to add value to your personal development, postgraduate studies offer the opportunity to deepen your understanding and to specialise and focus on what interests you

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please note that we do not have any busaries, scholarships or sponsorship for undergraduate international students. Please feel free to enquire about tuition fees at Nelson

Mandela University. Postgraduate students can however apply for scholarships. Pleas evisit the website for mor information:


Contact us to begin your South African Study experience!

one of our student advisors will help you with all the details.


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Studying at the Nelson Mandela University is a life changing experience!
Watch our video to get a taste of what you can expect!