‘I’d rather wake up at 8’clock for nothing

‘I’d rather wake up at 8’clock for nothing than to sit at home’

The young philanthropist encourages students to take social responsibility and build their communities one holiday at a time.


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Afrikaans Language Day invites greater university community

Afrikaans Language Day invites greater university community to celebrate the language

Speaking Afrikaans no longer creates a barrier.


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2015/2016 SRC candidates announced

2015/2016 SRC candidates announced

Students in the run for places in 2015/2016 SRC.


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UFS attracts excellent and diverse students

UFS attracts excellent and diverse students

The university is fast becoming an institution of choice for first-generation students from across the country and beyond.


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Out of the ordinary lunch with Prof Jansen

Out of the ordinary lunch with Prof Jansen

In celebration of multiple siblings for the first time at the UFS.


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Social work students off to Sweden on exchange programme

Social work students off to Sweden on exchange programme

Two students to serve as UFS ambassadors at a European university.


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TEDxUFS conference - the highlight of the university’s innov

TEDxUFS conference - the highlight of the university’s innovative calendar

TEDxUFS organisers have taken it upon themselves to inspire the youth to “push the boundaries of society.”


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Armentum make their mark on Barefoot Day

Armentum make their mark on Barefoot Day

Supporters stepped out in their numbers to provide shoes for less fortunate school children.


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Team UFS flexes its debating muscles

Team UFS flexes its debating muscles

Get your dual-frequency card

Get your dual-frequency card

Dual-frequency cards improve the traffic flow and prevent possible delays at the gates.


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Moving towards creating a more accessible UFS for mobility

Moving towards creating a more accessible UFS for mobility-impaired students

Having the freedom to move around in an obstacle-free environment.


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Compulsory National Benchmark Tests (NBTs)

Compulsory National Benchmark Tests (NBTs)

The National Benchmark Tests are compulsory for all University of the Free State (UFS) applicants.

The last opportunity for all students to write the NBT’s is:

    • 4 July 2015 for students who have applied to the Faculty of Health Sciences (School of Medicine or School of Allied Health Sciences).
    • 6 December 2015 for all other students who have applied to the UFS (Bloemfontein and Qwaqwa campuses).

    Registration for all NBTs opens on 1 April 2015.

    To book for the test, visit www.nbt.ac.za. For more information on the NBTs at the UFS visit www.ufs.ac.za/nbt; or contact Ms Lerato Masisi at nbt@ufs.ac.za, masisilc@ufs.ac.za, 051 401 2448 or Benito Khotseng Building room LG 5 (basement).

    NBT General Information

    It is COMPULSORY for all prospective UFS students to write the National Benchmark Tests (NBTs) BEFORE registration in 2016. We thus recommend that prospective students write the NBTs during their Grade 12 year or in 2015.

    The UFS has an NBT registration station, where students can register for the tests. This service is available at the Benito Khotseng Building, room LG5 between 14:00 and 16:00 daily from 1 April 2015.

    What information can I acquire from the NBT website, www.nbt.ac.za  / what can I use the site for?

    • Information on the content of the tests
    • NBT National Office contact details
    • Register for the test(s)
    • Request NBT results
    • See venues and dates across the country
    • and more.

    Please contact the NBT call centre at 021 650 3523 should you:

    • experience any problems with the registration process, or
    • need to verify registration or information.

    For more information on exemptions and about the UFS NBT requirements, email your enquiry to: nbt@ufs.ac.za   

    • To download a short presentation showing the steps to register for the NBTs online, click here. (Pdf format)

    Test venue details

     Bloemfontein and Qwaqwa Campus dates and venues
     

    • Venues and dates are subject to change; please consult the NBT website at www.nbt.ac.za.
    • Please note that you need to register to take the tests. Registration for 2015 cycle/test sessions opens on 1 April 2015.  Register for the tests at  www.nbt.ac.za.
       

    NBT Results

     To request your NBT results you need:

    • Your ID number (as on your "NBT answer script" and your "NBT test registration form"),
    • Your full names (As provided on the "NBT answer sheet"), and
    • Your surname (As provided on the "NBT answer sheet")

    For your NBT results: Click here
     

    NBT Contact Details

    National Benchmark tests

    NBT Website: www.nbt.ac.za  

    Call centre: 021 650 3523


    UFS Health Sciences Faculty (HSC)

  • Prospective students applying for admission to the Faculty of Health Sciences should contact Me Anandi Mynardt at 051 401 7517 or mynardta@ufs.ac.za .

    UFS Information Centre:

    051 401 3000
     
Last updated: 09 June 2015 09:05