Check if you’re eligible for admission
The UCT GSB has rigorous selection criteria for all postgraduate programmes in place to ensure that each class has students of a high calibre who are committed to succeeding. The criteria differ from programme to programme, please check programme specific pages to see if you meet the requirements.
Follow application process
Complete the UCT and the GSB online application and courier or deliver the required supporting hardcopy documentation to the UCT GSB admissions office. Please note that you may be required to take admissions test and participate in an interview. Please note, the application process varies for each postgraduate programme, check programme specific pages to see if you meet the requirements.
Receive firm / conditional offer
You will receive ongoing communication from our admissions team throughout your application process. A status e-mail from the admissions team will be sent to you once you have submitted your application. If you application is successful you will receive a firm or conditional offer for the programme.
Attend UCT GSB Orientation
Postgraduate candidates are required to attend orientation which takes place in the first module of each programme. Orientation at UCT is a series of events and activities designed to help you explore all that awaits you at the UCT GSB. You'll meet people, find out about resources on campus, learn how to find your way around campus and have some fun too.