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University of Johannesburg Bridging Courses 2023/2024


List of bridging Courses offered at the University of Johannesburg for the 2023/2024 Academic Session Below 

 University of Johannesburg Bridging Courses 2023/2024

University of Johannesburg Management has officially released the list of ALL bridging courses offered for the 2023/2024 academic session.

University of Johannesburg Bridging Courses Offered

A bridging course is an intensive course often designed for students who wish to pursue higher education because they feel underprepared for higher education or because they do not meet the requirements for higher education because they come from disadvantaged schools.

Some institutions of higher education offer a bridge course in the form of an “advanced degree” so that a three-year degree becomes a four-year degree.

NOTE: In a UNIVERSITY BRIDGE COURSE, you will NOT learn a subject (e.g., core math or science from grade 10) from the beginning. You should already be proficient in these subjects, even if your grades do not meet the required level.

Several universities and technical colleges offer bridge courses to assist students who do not quite meet the requirements for an accredited degree. These offerings have different names depending on the institution or faculty.


  • For extension courses, the initial entry requirements are slightly lower, and students must complete an additional year of study.
  • Universities still require certain subjects for the program, such as math or science.
  • Most universities also administer a test, commonly called the National Benchmark Test (NBT).
  • Some universities will not allow you to apply for an extension course but will offer it if the results of their test show that you would benefit from it.
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If you follow the rules in place, you will save time. It is very useful to download or collect the prospectuses or information brochures that each university offers each year to make sure there are no changes.

How to Check University of Johannesburg Bridging Courses 2023/2024

Visit the University of Johannesburg official website >> https://www.uj.ac.za/
Log into the student portal.
Click on ‘COURSES.’
Search for bridging courses.

University of Johannesburg Contact Details

Phone / Fax / Address


Enquiry Type

Admission enquiries


+27 (0) 11​ 559 4555



Alumni Enquiries

​+27 (0) 11 559-4555​

Division for Internationalisation

Internationalisation & International Students

General / study related enquiries

UJ call centre

​+27 (0) 11 559-4555​

Postal Address

UJ Administration

​Un​iversity of Johannesburg​

PO Box 524
Auckland Park
South Africa

Primary Healthcare Service


​APK – ​+27 (0) 11 559 3837
APB – ​+27 (0) 11 559 1238
DFC – ​+27 (0) 11 559 6544
SWC – ​+27 (0) 11 559 5571

Residence Life


Student Finance

NSFAS / Bursaries / Debtors / Refunds

APK Bursaries: ​011 559 3575

APK Debtors: ​​011 559 3411 / 4741

APK Refunds: ​​011 559 3662

APK ​Call Centre: 011 559 7300 / 7301 / 7302​

​APB Bursaries: ​+27 11 559 1530

DFC Bursaries: ​011 559 6063

DFC Debtors: ​011 559 6440

DFC Refunds: ​011 559 6440

SWC Bursaries: ​​+27 11 559 5187

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