University of Limpopo (UL) Bachelor of Nursing Science

Key Information
Name of University: University of Limpopo (UL)
Course / programme: Bachelor of Nursing
Duration: 4 years
Faculty: Health Sciences
Type: Undergraduate degree


Duration of study: Minimum 4 years, Maximum 5 years

Admission Criteria

National senior certificate with bachelor endorsement from the following:

  • English level 4
  • Mathematics level 4
  • Physical science level 5
  • Life sciences level 5
  • Two additional subjects; Home language at level 4
  • History, Geography, Agriculture, Accounting or other subjects at level 4

Minimum credits of 26 points

The selected candidate will be required to register with South African Nursing Council that will enable him/her to practice as a student nurse in the hospitals and clinics.

A candidate may be admitted to the department by recognition of prior learning.

International students should have the following, in addition to the matric certificate

  • Passport
  • Study permit
  • SAQA evaluation tool

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