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Interested in becoming a Nurse?

We have made the application system easy for you.

Here are three easy steps that will allow you to process your application.

You will be required, to first check if you qualify for admission, and that you have the necessary documents ready to upload during the application process.

1. Programmes Available

Decide what Programme you are interested in.

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2. Required Document

The following certified documents are required for the online application process:
  • Identity document
  • Marriage Certificate (if applicable)
  • National Senior Certificate, no statement of results will be accepted. Applicants currently in Grade 12, must submit marks obtained at the end of Grade 11 together with their most recent Grade 12 marks.
  • If you are upgrading your marks submit proof from Western Cape Education Department
  • If you are a qualified nurse submit a certificate of registration (SANC), SANC Annual Practicing certificate.
  • Proof of payment (Application fee R150). Application fee payment should be made on the below banking details:
    • Account Name: Department of Health
    • Bank Name: NEDBANK
    • Branch Number: 145209
    • Account Number: 1452054975
    • Deposit Reference: WCCN Surname & ID.

3. Online Application Process

One Year Higher Certificate in Nursing (R169)

Note: Undergraduate applications close 15 September 2023

Diploma in Nursing (R171)

Note: Undergraduate applications close 15 September 2023

Bachelor of Nursing & Midwifery (R174)

Note: Undergraduate applications close 15 September 2023

Advanced Diploma in Midwifery (R1497)

Note: Applications for the Advanced Diploma in Midwifery are closed.

Post Graduate Diploma Programmes (R635)

Note: Applications for the Post Graduate Diploma Programmes (R635) open 01 September 2023