The Council of the North-West University reserves the right to change the stipulated tuition, residence and other fees without notice, as well as the way in which payment for these has to be made.
Applicationfee (applicable to new International Students)
New international students must apply for admission to the North-West University and the fee, as listed under paragraph 4.2, must accompany the application. The amount is non-refundable and will not appear on the student’s account. For this purpose ONLY a direct bank deposit or electronic payment can be made into the North- West University bank account. The account “NWU University online registrations” must be used and
the account details are ABSA, account number 409-169-1369, and branch code 632-005.
Please contact us with enquiries about this bank account at NWU-Bankdeposit@nwu.ac.za. The most important is yourreference. Foreign students must use the letter A together with the prospective student’s date of birth and surname as reference for our bank account.
All students must pay the annual registration fee as listed under paragraph 4.2. These registration fees are used to fund the registration process. The amount is non-refundable and does not qualify for staff discount, nor can it be paid off in monthly installments. Registration after the official communicated dates will result in a late registration fine as listed under point 4.2, Registration fees.
Tuition fees are made up of two components. The first is the module costs which is based on the specific modules for which a student registers. The second is the qualification programme cost. This levy is an adjustment the University makes to the total cost of the specific degree in order to reflect correctly both the market value of the qualification programme and the demands the qualification programme place on the University infrastructure.