Unisa state that the average student will take between 4 and 6 modules per year at a cost of between R1,500 and R2,000 per module. The exact cost of Unisa courses varies depending on the course you choose and the number of modules you choose to complete in each year of study. For detailed information on Unisa fees in 2013 please refer to the Unisa MyRegistration 2013 brochure.

If you are based in South Africa and know the study codes for the course you wish to study you can also request a study quote directly from Unisa. Students in Zambia, Nigeria and the Middle East can also request a study quote by contacting Pathway.

Do I need to pay the entire cost of the course upfront?

No. Another benefit of studying with Unisa is that you are able to register on a module by module basis reducing the amount that you are required to pay upfront.

What does my tuition fee include?

The tuition fee pays for the module for which you have registered, your examination (excluding supplementary and special exams) and your study material (excluding textbooks).

How can I fund my study with Unisa?

There are a number of different ways in which you can fund your studies with Unisa. For more information please visit How To Fund Your Study.

How can I apply?

New students must complete the myChoice2012 Application Form. For more details on how to apply please visit My Choice @ Unisa 2013. Alternatively prospective students in Nigeria, Zambia and the Middle East can apply through Pathway. For more information regarding the benefits of applying to study at Unisa through Pathway please click here.


To find out more about Unisa or for assistance with applying and registering with Unisa please contact us or complete the enquiry form.