University Admission

Cambridge qualifications are valued and accepted by universities around the world.


Applying With Cambridge Qualifications

Details of the minimum requirements for entry exemption for application to South African universities can be downloaded in the Universities South Africa brochure. (Downloads at the bottom of this page)

Cambridge Assessment Examinations International’s Destination South Africa brochure provides more information about the recognition of Cambridge qualifications in South Africa. (Downloads at the bottom of this page)

Students and parents are advised to enquire directly with the relevant institution and study destination for current admissions requirements and policies for local and international students.

Please visit the relevant website for further information and for degree specific requirements for each university and college in South Africa.

University Websites



Stellenbosch University

University of Cape Town

University of Pretoria

University of Johannesburg

University of the Witwatersrand

University of the Western Cape

IMM Graduate School

Milpark Education

Independent Institute of Education

Inscape Education Group