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      How to get admission in top South African University with O’level certificate

      How to get admission in top South African University with O'level certificate

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      South Africa is an incredible country with a diverse and rich education history. It is the home to the best universities in Africa. Studying in South Africa will give you a high quality degree which is recognizable all around the world.

      South African schools not only provide a wide range of high quality courses but also offers attractive and relatively cheap tuition fees in all programs. The standard of living in South Africa is relatively cheap when compared to other countries in the world that offers same quality education. This is one of the reasons institution in South Africa receive tons of applications yearly.

      But why is it difficult for  O’level result holders to get admission into a reputable institution in South Africa?

      Sure, the educational system in South Africa is quite different from Nigerians and other developed countries like USA, Canada, Uk, Germany and the rest. A student with O’level result can get direct admission to schools in Canada, Germany, US, Uk but not in South Africa.


      The reason is higher institutions in South Africa follow the South African matriculation board’s requirement and evaluate all result before awarding admission. According to South African matriculation board, O’level is not equivalent to South Africa’s National senior certificate.

      The minimum admission requirement to universities in South Africa is 40 on APS scale for normal courses like social sciences. For instance, a  student who wants direct entry to study theater art in SA must have at least 8 As because A is 5 on APS. Every result will be evaluated by SAQA and if you don’t meet the cut off mark, your admission entry will be denied.


      Here are the procedures a student with O’level result can take to get admission into a university in South Africa.


      A student with O’level should look for schools that offer foundation courses in his or her desired department. Register for to get diploma. After obtaining diploma, the student can now proceed to get a degree ‘BSc’

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      Students with A’level are given direct admission to SA universities. If you want direct admission as a Nigerian student, take A’level exam.


      This is very important to Nigerian students interested in studying medicine in South Africa. Get 1st degree in a medical related courses before thinking of studying medicine in South Africa. Medicine in SA is 6 years, 2 years internship and a year community service. Get a good 1st degree and you can transfer to study medicine in South Africa.

      Post graduate Diploma, Masters, PhD

      You can easily get a direct entry to South African university for masters or PhD with your Nigerian 1st degree.


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