Important Dates 2016/2017


January 2016


06         Registration starts at UKZN

13         Back to school

18         Registration starts at DUT

Registration starts at MUT

Registration starts at UNIZULU

22         Registration ends at MUT

Registration ends at UNIZULU


February 2016


03         Registration ends at DUT

06         Registration ends at UKZN


March 2016


01         Applications for 2017 first semester entry open and on-time application fee of R200.00 is


18         End of first school term

31         Last day for applicants to extend their 2016 first semester applications to 2016 second semester and/or 2017 1st semester


April 2016


05         Back to school


May 2016


31         Last day for on-time fee of R200.00 for 2016 second semester applications

DUT & MUT: 2015 second semester programmes close


June 2016


01         Late application fee of R400.00 for 2016 second semester application now applies

24         End of second school term

30         UKZN: B Medicine & B Surgery closes


July 2016


18         Back to school


August 2016


01         Applications for 2017 second semester entry opens and on-time fee of R200.00 payable

14         DUT: B Health Sciences: Environmental Health closes

DUT: B Child and Youth Care closes

15         DUT: M Tech Chiropractic

DUT: B Health Science Radiography programmes close

30         DUT: B Health Sciences Homeopathy closes

31         DUT: N Dip Journalism closes

            DUT: B Health Sciences Medical Orthotics and Prosthetics closes

            DUT: B Health Sciences: Emergency Medical Care closes



September 2016


06         DUT: N Dip Graphic Design closes

20         DUT: N Dip Dental Technology closes

23         DUT: N Dip Somatology closes

30         End of third school term (Coastal & Inland)

DUT: Most remaining programmes close 

MUT: All programmes close

UKZN: All remaining programmes close

UNIZULU: Faculty of Education programmes close


October 2016


10         Back to school

11         UNIZULU: Faculty of Science & Agriculture programmes close

31         Last day for on-time application fee of R200.00 for 2017 first semester applications

UNIZULU: All remaining programmes close

UMFOLOZI TVET College: All programmes close


November 2016


01         Late application fee of R400.00 now applies for 2017 first semester application


December 2016


07         End of fourth school term


January 2017


11         Back to school