First closing date for selection programmes for 2019 fast approaching

Posted on May 17, 2018

Prospective students who wish to study at the University of Pretoria (UP) next year in the areas of Health Sciences, Veterinary Science, BSc Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Interior Architecture, should submit their applications urgently. The closing date for these selection programmes is 31 May 2018.

Why should you study at UP and in these programmes next year?

  • Overall, UP is ranked in the 501-550 rank range, according to the latest QS World University Rankings report released in June 2017. Previously, QS stated that considering there are approximately 26 000 universities globally (although not all are ranked by QS), this rank positions UP among the top 2% of universities in the world.
  • The Faculty of Health Sciences is recognised internationally for its quality, relevance and impact, as well as for creating knowledge, developing people and making a difference locally and globally.
  • Graduates of the Faculty of Veterinary Science enjoy national and international recognition. UP’s BVSc degree has international recognition, with its registration with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) in the UK, the Australasian Veterinary Boards Council (AVBC) in Australia, New Zealand and Tasmania; as well as by the relevant authorities in Malaysia.
  • The Department of Architecture in the Faculty of Engineering, the Built Environment and Information Technology is rated third of its kind in Africa in the QS World University Rankings.

Take the first step towards your future today and #ChooseUP. Please note that no late applications will be allowed. Apply online at or go to:

- Author Department of University Relations

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