UNISA university

Qualifications offered

Unisa (university OF south Africa) is a comprehensive university and offers qualifications ranging from certificates to doctoral studies within eight colleges: 

  • College of Accounting Sciences (CAS)
  • College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (CAES)
  • College of Economic and Management Sciences (CEMS)
  • College of Education (CEDU)
  • College of Human Sciences (CHS)
  • College of Law (CLAW)• College of Science, Engineering and Technology (CSET) 

university of south afica

IACI (International Academic Correspondence Inc.)

IACI and it's 46 testing centers in North and South America is UNISA's licensee since 1997. It has been appointed by UNISA to provide information to prospective students concerning their curriculum for Postgraduate and Undergraduate studies, and to provide administrative services, mainly an authorized testing center, for person/s residing in North and South America, All programs are UNISA distance learning programs, not approved by the Canadian authorities. Any Certificates, Diplomas, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral degrees are conferred in South Africa, and awarded by UNISA, and not by IACI. 

distance learning

Method of tuition and mode of deliveryUnisa

 Unisa is an open distance learning institution. Consequently, contact tuition is limited to group discussion classes or tutorials as may be scheduled for the module. Tutorials are provided online and are facilitated by e-tutors. Tuition is provided through three modes of delivery: online, blended and print-based modes of delivery. The mode of delivery varies between module offerings at Unisa. The mode of delivery is context specific for each module and is approved by Senate. Irrespective of the mode of delivery, students can access study materials online via the myUnisa learner management system.