Undergraduate Studies

Prospectus: Faculty of Education - 2022
Bachelor in Education (BEd): Four-year Curriculum

Foundation Phase (Grade R-3)

Intermediate Phase (Grade 4-7)

Senior Phase (Grade 7-9) and Further Education and Training Phase (Grade 10-12)


AP of 30+ and a minimum achievement Level 4 (50%) for language of instruction

Note: Additional admission requirements apply for the following disciplines:
Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Information Systems, Economics, Geography, Mathematics, Music, and Sesotho.

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
PGCE is a professional educator qualification that ‘caps’ a degree qualification


NQF level 7 qualification with a minimum of two school relevant subjects completed as part of the aforementioned qualification. All PGCE applications go through a selections process at Faculty level.

Postgraduate Studies

Postgraduate Prospectus 

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDiP): Six Areas of Specialisation
Two years part-time

Bachelors of Education Honours (BEd Hons): Four Areas of Specialisation 
One year Full-time, two years part-time

Master's in Education (MEd)14 different Education Specialisations
One year Full-time, two years part-time

Doctor of Philosophy in Education (PhD): 14 different Education Specialisations
Two years Full-time, four years part-time


    Shereen Motaung
    T: + 27 51 401 2245

    E: motaungsk@ufs.ac.za
    E: eduinfo@ufs.ac.za

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