Important Dates

National Benchmark Tests

ALL the prospective students who apply to study at University of Fort Hare in 2011 are required write the National Benchmark Tests as part of the admission process. The National benchmark Tests are used to inform student placement decisions, curriculum development and academic support programmes. A student's admission status will be incomplete without having written the NBTs.

There are two tests. Each test has a time allocation of three hours. The first test is the Academic and Quantitative Literacy (AQL) Test and the second test is a Mathematics Test also called the Cognitive Academic Mathematical Proficiency (CAMP) Test. All prospective applicants will be required to write the Academic & Quantitative Literacy Test (AQL). Prospective applicants to the following Faculties will be required to write the Mathematics Test (CAMP): Faculty of Science and Agriculture Faculty of Management and Commerce.

For more information on the NBT registration, dates and venues, payment and any other queries, visit the website www.nbt.ac.za

2011 NBT key dates   and Testing venues

08  January 2011

15 January  2011

5 February  2011

East London Campus

East London Campus

 East London Campus

 22 January  2011

 29 January  2011

 12 February 2011

Alice Campus

Alice Campus

Alice Campus

 

Important contact details

NBT website, www.nbt.ac.za or www.nbt.ac.za/mobile

NBT Call centre: 021 650 3523

UFH NBT office:

Mr. Edgar Samkange [esamskange@ufh.ac.za] Ms Alanna Collins [acollins@ufh.ac.za]
Office 7 Henderson Building  Office B 14 Church Street Building
Alice Campus  East London Campus
 040 602 2711  043 704 7276

ORIENTATION PROGRAMME       

Please note that orientation programme starts on the following dates:

East London Campus: 24th - 28th January 2011

Alice Campus: 31st January - 3rd February 2011

It is important that you attend this programme as it will assist you to make choices for the educational opportunities and initiate you to the intellectual, cultural and social climate of the institution.

Should you need any other information, please contact Mr Sam Van  Musschenbroek for East London campus matters at (043) 704 7002, and Ms Ntsiki Wotshela for Alice campus issues at (040) 602 2010 between 08:00 - 16:30 on Monday to Friday.

 REGISTRATION DATES FOR 2011

East London Campus registration dates for the 2011 academic year.

 

 

Date

 

East London - Registration

 

Monday -

17th January 2011

 

East London Campus: (08:00 - 17:00)

All Nursing Science 1st year students, All B Ed 1st year students, All 1st year B Soc Science, B Arts, B Social Work students:

All BSc.(Hons) (Geography), Master's and PhD's (Geography) (15:00 - 17:00)

 

 

Tuesday -

18th January 2011

 

East London Campus: (08:00 - 17:00)

All 1st year students: B Com and B Econ and All 1st year students: LLB

Wednesday -

19th January 2011

 

All Senior students: B Com, B Acc, B Econ: (Full Time) (08:00 - 14:00)

All postgraduate B Com (Hons), M Com and PGD Acc (14:00 -17:00)

    All Senior students: B Com, B Acc, B Econ: (Part Time) (14:00 - 17:00)

 

Thursday -

20th January 2011

 

All B Soc Sc Senior students including (Hons), Master's and PhD's (08:00 - 13:00)

All B Arts, B Social Work (SWK) including (Hons), Master's and PhD's (13:00 - 17:00)

All Senior Nursing Science students and Master's students (08:00 - 13:00)

 

Friday -

21st January 2011

 

School for Initial Teacher Training (SITE)

All Senior B Ed students (GET) and PGCE (GET)

School of In-Service Programmes (All ACE Programmes)

School for Postgraduate Studies (SPGS), B.Ed (Hons), M.Ed and PhD's and PGDHET.

LLB Students - All Senior undergraduate and postgraduate students (08:00 - 17:00)           

 

 

3.2           Alice Campus registration dates for the 2011 academic year.

 

 

Date

 

Alice Campus - Registration

 

Tuesday -

25th January 2011

 

All 1st year students: B Com, B Acc and B Admin (08:00 - 17:00)

     All B Sc, B Agric and B Sc Agric 1st year students (08:00 - 17:00)

 

Wednesday -

26th January 2011

 

All B. Ed 1st year students (08:00 - 17:00)         

All 1st year B Arts, B Social Science, B Social Work, B Fine Arts, B Applied Communication, B Library and Information Science and Diploma students (08:00 - 17:00)

 

Thursday -

27th January 2011

 

All B Sc Senior students, including (Hons), Master's and PhD's (08:00 - 17:00)

All Senior students: B Com, B Com (Hons) and M Com, M Admin (IPS) and PhD'S (08:00 -17:00)

 

Friday -

28th January 2011

 

All B Sc Agric and B Agric Senior students, Hons, Master's and PhD's (08:00 - 17:00)

All Senior students: B Admin, B Admin (Hons), B Soc Sc (Dev) (Hons),

M Soc Sc (Dev), MPA and M Admin  (PA) (13:00 - 17:00)

 

Monday -

31st January 2011

 

All Senior B. Ed students (08:00 - 17:00)

School for Initial Teacher Education (SITE): PGCE students (FET)

School for Postgraduate Studies (SPGS); B Ed (Hons), M Ed, PhD's and PGDHET

All BA, B Fine Arts, Fine Arts Diploma Senior students including (Hons), Master's and PhD's, B Applied Communication, B Library and Information Science and Diploma students including (Hons), Master's and PhD's (08:00 - 17:00)

 

Tuesday -

1st February 2011

 

All B Social Work (SWK) senior students (08:00 - 17:00)

All Law post graduate students (08:00 - 17:00)

 

 

Wednesday -

2nd February 2011

 

All B Theology; including (Hons), Master's and PhD's (08:00 - 17:00)

 All B Soc Science (Plain), B Soc Science (HRM) including (Hons) Master's and PhD's (08:00 - 17:00)

 

 

Thursday -

3rd February 2011

 

Official Academic Opening - East London Campus

 

Friday -

4th February 2011

 

Official Academic Opening - Alice Campus

 

Saturday -

12thFebruary 2011

 

School for In-Service Programmes (SISP only)

 

1.  Late Registration date is scheduled for Friday, 18th February 2011 (all campuses).

 

2.   Final date for Submission of Applications for Degrees and Course Changes and Cancellations

for 2011 (all undergraduate and honours qualifications) is scheduled for Friday, 25th February 2011 (all campuses).

 

3.  Closing date for all Master's and PhD candidates is the 31st March 2011.