College of Agriculture, Engineering
and Science (CAES)

Important Dates

GROUP 1: RETURNING RESEARCH MASTERS AND DOCTORAL STUDENTS

18 January 2021

Remote online registration opens

29 January 2021

Final date for minimum fee payments and academic registration.

29 January 2021

Residences open for Registered research Masters and Doctoral students

01 February 2021

Start of semester 1 for research Masters and Doctoral students

GROUP 2: ALL OTHER RETURNING STUDENTS AND FIRST ENTRY POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS

05 February 2021

Release of 2020 results

08 February 2021

Remote online registration opens

26 February 2021

Residences open for Registered returning students and first entry postgraduate students.

01 March 2021

Start of semester 1 for all returning students and first entry postgraduate students.

05 March 2021

Final date for minimum fee payment and academic registration.

GROUP 3: FIRST ENTRY UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

23 February 2021

Release of NSC results, and UKZN starts to issue firm offers.

08 March 2021

Remote online registration opens for first entry undergraduate students

13 March 2021

01 April 2021

Final date for minimum fee payment and academic registration

OTHER IMPORTANT DATES

02 – 05 April 2021

Easter weekend

23 April 2021

Final date for withdrawal from semester/university

26 – 30 April 2021

Student recess

03 May – 02 July 2021

2021 Semester 1 continues after mid-term student recess

03 July 2021

End of 2021 Semester 1.  Residences close.