NWU, Mafikeng Campus, Prospective Students

Welcome to the NWU-Mafikeng Campus

The Mafikeng Campus is located in the capital of the North West Province and boast an international ambience on Campus, with students from 22 different countries.  The Campus has a rural atmosphere, with solid buildings and a safe environment with 24 hour Protection Services.   A range of undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in five faculties are offered on full-time bases. Master's degrees are offered by dissertation or by taught courses and a mini dissertation, while Doctoral degrees are offered by dissertation.

Unique characteristics of  Mafikeng Campus is a career-oriented training in English; it is  modern campus situated in the capital of North-West Province; there is excellent
sporting facilities with an active cultural and healthy residence life; excellent student support services, such as a counseling centre, health services and assistance for disabled persons; and technologically well equipped facilities, among which a library with study rooms that are open 24 hours a day.  It is the second largest of the NWU’s three campuses with 9 453 students enrolled for 2014. 


New!    Web registration 2015

Please note that web-registrations will be available to returning students from 19 January to 01 February 2015. This can be done from any device with internet access.

Note that you can only register for the same programme as the previous year - no change of programme is allowed.

Students from the faculty of Education will not be able to register on-line, except for Masters and Doctoral students.

Web registration is not available for 1st year undergraduate and any international students due to operational requirements.

Payments should be made at least 3 days prior to doing your web registration.

Also note that you have to enquire about residence status/application on campus.

Computer lab A1 132 will be available on campus to do web registrations.

Remember to create a personal email address to receive information from NWU.

This information may change at any time without notice, please check back regularly for updates.


Current students 2014: Please create your own personal email address - click here for more information