List Of Courses Funded By Nsfas In 2024/2025

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List Of Courses Funded By Nsfas In 2024/2025

List Of Tvet Courses Funded By Nsfas In 2024/2025

NSFAS Funding: TVET Courses Eligible for Financial Support in 2024/2025:

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) is a South African government initiative that aims to make higher education more accessible to students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds. NSFAS provides funding for tuition fees, accommodation, and other related costs, helping students pursue their academic aspirations without financial constraints. In this article, it will highlight the list of courses funded by NSFAS in the 2024/2025 academic year.

NSFAS funding covers a wide range of courses in different fields, including Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) subjects, humanities, social sciences, and vocational studies. Some of the popular courses funded by NSFAS include:

  1. Engineering: Engineering courses such as Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Mining Engineering are all eligible for NSFAS funding.
  2. Information Technology (IT): NSFAS supports IT courses such as Computer Science, Information Technology, and Software Engineering.
  3. Health Sciences: NSFAS provides funding for Health Sciences courses such as Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, and Pharmacy.
  4. Social Sciences: Social Sciences courses such as Psychology, Sociology, and Social Work are also eligible for NSFAS funding.
  5. Education: Students pursuing Education courses such as Teaching, Early Childhood Development, and Special Education can also receive funding from NSFAS.
  6. Business Studies: NSFAS supports courses in Business Studies such as Accounting, Finance, Marketing, and Human Resource Management.
  7. Agriculture: Agricultural courses such as Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, and Animal Science are also eligible for NSFAS funding.

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It is essential to note that the above courses are not an exhaustive list, and other courses not mentioned may also be eligible for NSFAS funding. However, to be eligible for NSFAS funding, students must meet certain criteria, including being a South African citizen, passing their modules, and meeting the academic progression criteria set by their institution

These are the courses NSFAS does not Fund;

  1. Short courses
  2. Courses that are offered at a private college or private higher education institution.
  3. Part-time studies
  4. Postgraduate studies
  5. Second degrees

List of Tvet College Courses Funded By Nsfas

TVET (Technical and Vocational Education and Training) courses that are funded by NSFAS (National Student Financial Aid Scheme) include a wide range of programs. Here are some examples of Tvet Courses funded by Nsfas:

  1. NATED/NCV courses in Engineering and Business Studies
  2. National Certificate (Vocational) (NCV) courses in Hospitality and Tourism, Engineering and Related Design, Information and
  3. Communications Technology, and Business Studies
  4. Occupational programmes such as Plumbing, Electrical, and Automotive Engineering
  5. Artisan trades such as Welding, Boiler making, and Fitting and Turning
  6. National Diploma courses in Agriculture, Food Technology, and Nature Conservation
  7. National Certificate in Small Business Management
  8. National Certificate in Advertising
  9. National Certificate in Film and Television Production
  10. National Certificate in Game Ranging
  11. National Certificate in Journalism

This is not an exhaustive list, and the courses funded by NSFAS may change from time to time. It’s best to consult with the institution offering the course or the NSFAS website for the most up-to-date information.

List of University Courses funded By Nsfas

NSFAS (National Student Financial Aid Scheme) funds a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses at universities in South Africa. Here are some examples of the courses that are funded:

  1. Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  2. Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  3. Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
  4. Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)
  5. Bachelor of Education (BEd)
  6. Bachelor of Law (LLB)
  7. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)
  8. Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
  9. Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)
  10. Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
  11. Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
  12. Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)
  13. Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc)
  14. Bachelor of Accounting Science (BASc)

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This is not an exhaustive list, and the courses funded by NSFAS may change from time to time. It’s best to consult with the institution offering the course or the NSFAS website for the most up-to-date information.

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The NSFAS program provides a valuable opportunity for students who cannot afford to pay for their studies. By following the application process and meeting the eligibility criteria, you can increase your chances of receiving funding. If you have any questions about the NSFAS application process, contact the NSFAS helpline for assistance or visit the NSFAS website at for more information on the application process and required supporting documents.