The rules of the University of the Free State are applicable to you in all respects during the course of your studies.
  • General rules may change from year to year. Please ensure that you are familiar with the applicable rules before registration. The rules can be found on the UFS website at
  • Curriculum compilation takes place in accordance with faculty rules. If there is any uncertainty about degree/module codes, please obtain curriculum enrolment advice before registration. Students must please note that the UFS changed the curricula of all qualifications during 2014/2015 and consequently the modules codes have been changed. Module codes have been changed to a large extent and students must ensure that they are knowledgeable of the changes that will influence their registration. The faculty rule books can be found on the UFS website at

General Rules

Enquiries: Mrs JH van Pletzen
Deputy Registrar
T: +27 51 401 7148

  • For rules, click here (General Rules for Undergraduate Qualifications, Postgraduate Diplomas, Bachelor Honours Degrees, Master’s Degrees, Doctoral Degrees, Higher Doctorates, Honorary Degrees and the Convocation)

Faculty Rules

Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences

Enquiries: Mrs L Pretorius
T: +27 51 401 2173

Faculty of Education

Enquiries: Ms T Buso
T: +27 51 401 9264

Faculty of the Humanities

Enquiries: Mrs M Coetsee
T: +27 51 401 2369

Faculty of Health Sciences

Enquiries: Mrs L du Toit
T: +27 51 405 2815

Faculty of Law

Enquiries: Mr W Awusi
T: +27 51 401 2735

Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

Ms E. Oosthuizen
T: +27 51 401 2934

Faculty of Theology and Religion

Enquiries: Mrs IE Mostert
T: +27 51 401 9079

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