• School of Education

    Undergraduate Application Information

    A Message from the DeanProfessor Thabo Msibi

    It is with great pleasure and excitement that I warmly welcome you to the website of the School of Education. Ours is the largest School in the College of Humanities at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and we are proud of our excellence in the academic trinity.

    In line with the academic structure which the University of KwaZulu-Natal adopted in 2012, the School of Education is made up of the following six clusters:

    Available & Offered Courses by the School

    B Ed (Foundation Phase)

    [48-28 APS] NSC Deg with Engl HL/FAL 4 and any other official SA lang HL/FAL 4 and LO 4 and and a Minimum rating of 4 (50-59%) in Mathematical Literacy or a rating of 3 (40-49%) in Mathematics
    Edgewood Campus

    B Ed (Intermediate Phase)

    [48-28 APS] NSC Deg with Engl HL/FAL 4 and LO 4 and level 5 in two of: Maths, Maths Lit, Info Tech, Elec Tech, Mech Tech, Comp App Tech, Agric Tech, Civil Tech, Elect Tech, Eng Graph & Des or any other NSC subjects – the NS-TECH stream student can have Math or Math Lit at level 5 and the Math stream requires pure Math at level 5
    Edgewood Campus

    B Ed (Senior Phase/ Further Education & Training)

    [48-30 APS] NSC Deg with Engl HL/FAL 4 and LO 4 and level 5 in any other 2 NSC subjects relevant to the package selected (Senior/ FET packages current offered are: Accounting FET, Computer Science FET, Drama FET, English FET, History FET, Information Systems FET, IsiZulu FET, Life Sciences FET, Life Orientation FET, Mathematics FET, Physical Sciences)
    Edgewood Campus

    Closing Date for ALL Above Courses

    30 September 2023

    Don't delay, apply today for the course of your choosing before the closing date.


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