List Of All South African Universities

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South Africa's public universities offer a quality education that gives students learning and research skills, as well as their subject matter expertise. Research has shown that university graduates will earn significantly more money over their work lives than those who without a university degree.


South Africa's public universities offer a general education across a range of faculties and will award degrees, diplomas and higher certificates.

Universities usually also have residences for those looking for student accommodation, as well as a rich and varied extra-mural programme of clubs, societies and sports teams.

Here is a list of all the public universities in South Africa:

Then there are also very good courses available at Universities of Technology which are located in a number of provinces.

Full List Of All Universities of Technology

You can visit the Where To Study directory to find out what courses they offer, how to apply, and for important information about their student accommodation and funding options. 

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After completing your matric certificate exams, you are faced with a multitude of post-matric options that can shape your future paths.

These options range from pursuing higher education at universities or colleges, entering vocational training programs, joining the workforce, or even considering entrepreneurial ventures, each offering unique opportunities for personal and professional growth.

You've probably been contemplating the next chapter of your life all throughout the year asking yourself, 'what am I going to study after I finish completing my matric certificate exams?', 'am I going to study? What else can I do when I pass'? Well, we can help.


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