BSc Human Genetics UP

BSc Human Genetics UP

Admission Requirements

BSc Human Genetics UP

  • The following persons will be considered for admission: a candidate who is in possession of a certificate that is deemed by the University to be equivalent to the required Grade 12 certificate with university endorsement; a candidate who is a graduate from another tertiary institution or has been granted the status of a graduate of such an institution; and a candidate who is a graduate of another faculty at the University of Pretoria.
  • Life Orientation is excluded in the calculation of the Admission Point Score (APS).
  • Grade 11 results are used for the provisional admission of prospective students. Final admission is based on the Grade 12 results.
Minimum requirements for 2017
Achievement level
Afrikaans or English
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
APS
NSC/IEB
HIGCSE
AS-Level
A-Level
NSC/IEB
HIGCSE
AS-Level
A-Level
NSC/IEB
HIGCSE
AS-Level
A-Level
5
3
C
C
5
3
C
C
5
3
C
C
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BSc Human Genetics UP

Candidates who do not comply with the minimum admission requirements for BSc (Human Genetics), may be considered for admission to the BSc – Extended programme for the Biological and Agricultural Sciences. The BSc – Extended programme takes place over a period of four years instead of the normal three years.
BSc – Extended programme for the Biological and Agricultural Sciences:
Minimum requirements for 2017
Achievement level
Afrikaans or English
Mathematics
Physical Sciences
APS
NSC/IEB
HIGCSE
AS-Level
A-Level
NSC/IEB
HIGCSE
AS-Level
A-Level
NSC/IEB
HIGCSE
AS-Level
A-Level
BSc – Extended programme for the Biological and Agricultural Sciences
4
3
D
D
4
3
D
D
4
3
D
D
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BSc Human Genetics UP

Natural and Agricultural Sciences Undergraduate: Liana Sturgeon +27 (0)12 420 2473 liana.sturgeon@up.ac.za
Postgraduate: Cathy Barnard +27 (0)12 420 4127  cathy.barnard@up.ac.za