Postgraduate Qualifications

Fully subsidised free higher education and training for poor and working class South Africans.

NSFAS only provides financial support for the following postgraduate programmes:

B Tech - Architecture/Architectural Technology
B Tech - Engineering (all disciplines), Cartography, Forestry
B Tech - Biokinetics, Biomedical Technology, Biotechnology
B Tech - Chiropractic, Homoeopathy, all Nursing
B Tech - Clinical or Dental Technology, Emergency Medical Care
Postgraduate Certificate in Education
Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting

Postgraduate students in fields not mentioned above are advised to apply with the National Research Foundation (NRF). Visit for application dates.