University of Free State

University of Free State

Name: Kovsies

Location: Bloemfontein campus = 205 Nelson Mandela drive, Park West

Language of instruction: English and Afrikaans

Closing Dates:

Selection programmes: Social work/Quantity Surveying/Construction management/nursing, the closing date for application is Friday 29 July 2015

Geology/Forensic Science, closing date is Thursday 29 September 2015

All other selection programmes closing date is Friday 29 May 2015

All other programmes excluding postgrad programmes closing date is Friday 30 September 2015

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Claim to fame 

The university of Free State has been known to be very involved with the community helping those less fortunate and helping to educate the youth of the surrounding areas and trying to eliminate poverty. Kosvies also boast a wide range of faculties for students to choose from, ranging from education to natural and agricultural sciences.Sports at the university of the Free State is also a major area as they strive for excellence in the sporting grounds, providing great coaching and great sporting facilities.


What’s on offer academically?

Faculty list


Application fee 

R235 for local applicants

R500 for international applicants


All fees regarding registration with regards to international and local students, residential accommodation, and tuition fees for degrees offered at UFS, RD cheques, meals for residence students and other costs are on here