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    ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

    UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES


    We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.

    MARIE CURIE

    NATIONAL SENIOR CERTIFICATE


    The National Senior Certificate (NSC) is a 130, credit NFQ 4 certificate issued for the first time at the end of 2008.

    Minimum admission requirements are:

    HIGHER CERTIFICATES: National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a minimum of 30% in English as certified by Umalusi, coupled with an achievement rating of 30% or better in four 20 credit-bearing NSC subjects.

    Applicants with a National Certificate Vocational:

    National Certificate Vocational issued by Council for General and Further Education and Training (GFET). Language requirement of Prestige Academy 30% (grade 2) for English.

    ADVANCED CERTIFICATES: The admission requirement for the Advanced Certificate (NQF Level 6) qualification is a completed Higher Certificate (NQF Level 5).

    DIPLOMAS: National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a minimum of 30% in English as certified by Umalusi and an achievement rating of 3 (Moderate Achievement, 40-49%) or better in four 20 credit-bearing NSC subjects.

    Applicants with a National Certificate Vocational:

    • National Vocational Certificate issued by Council for General and Further Education and Training (GFET).
    • 60% or higher in three fundamental subjects, including English.
    • 60% or higher in three vocational subjects.

    DEGREES: The minimum admission requirement for the Bachelor degree programmes requires a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a minimum of 40% in English as certified by Umalusi and an achievement rating of 4 (Adequate Achievement, 50-59%) or better in four 20 credit-bearing subjects.

    Applicants with a National Certificate Vocational:

    • National Vocational Certificate issued by Council for General and Further Education and Training (GFET).
    • 60% or higher in three fundamental subjects, including English.
    • 70% or higher in four vocational subjects chosen from NCV level four subjects.

    SPECIFIC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS


    The below qualifications have their own individual specific special admission requirements:

    • B(Applied Arts) (3D Animation) – Download PDF for POE Requirements
    • BA (Visual Arts) (Visual Communication Design) – Download PDF for POE Requirements
    • BCom (Business Management) – An achievement rating of 4 (Adequate Achievement, 50-59%) for Mathematics OR Accounting if Mathematics is LESS than the Adequate Achievement of 50-59%).

    GRADE 12 BEFORE 2008


    A Grade 12 Certificate with university exemption (endorsement) is required to register for degree studies.

    CONDITIONAL ADMISSION


    Where an applicant is at least 23 years of age on the date of registration and is in possession of a Standard 8 or Grade 10 Certificate or equivalent qualification and possesses work experience as a manager or supervisor, s/he may apply for conditional admission to Prestige Academy.

    RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)


    Where a student did not acquire appropriate learning in a formal or structured non-formal manner, s/he may apply for recognition of prior learning. Where informal and/or non-formal and/or experiential learning took place it may lead to formal recognition. Contact Prestige Academy on info@prestigeacademy.co.za  for the necessary application forms.

    What information is required to Register and complete your application form?


    To be admitted as a student to Prestige Academy, an application form is required.  We have 1 process only (application and registration).

    The following documentation is required when completing your application form.

    • A fully completed and signed Application form/Registration contract
    • A certified copy of your South African Identity Document or equivalent document (in the case of non-SA citizens); and
    • A certified copy of your Grade 12 (matric) Certificate, National Senior Certificate or any other qualification obtained.
    • A Portfolio of Evidence as required under specific admission requirements.
    • Non-refundable administration/registration fee

    In the event of applying for payment through monthly instalments (incidental credit), the following information is required from the Principal Payer/Co-Payer:

    • Certified copy of the principal payer and co-payer Identity Document or equivalent document (in the case of a non-SA citizen);
    • Latest (3 months) salary slip(s) – (if individual person(s) are the account payers)
    • OR the latest Financial statements (if company is the account payer)

    You can choose to either apply ONLINE (Bellville Campus | Centurion Campus) or DOWNLOAD the .PDF File.
    Downloadable Registration Documents Below

     

    Which course do you qualify for?

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    We are here to give you peace of mind.

    Submit your pre-qualification form and we will pre-qualify you for the qualification you have shown interest in.

    Pre-qualification Assessment Form

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