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Latest on How to Check Unisa Exam Timetable



Latest on How to Check Unisa Exam Timetable

Preparing for an examination can be stressful at times, especially when you don’t know what awaits you. There are certain common tools and resources that every student or individual preparing for an exam may resort to. This includes past questions, timetables, books, lecture notes and many more. 

In this blog post, we will extract the aspect of the timetable and share with you how, as a student of UNISA you can check the examination timetable. 

The examination timetable generally plays a very important role for students and also the whole academic calendar.

 The examination timetable is a valuable tool that offers students a well-organized schedule. It assists them in effectively managing their study time, which in turn helps to alleviate stress and enhance their academic performance. Secondly, they ensure fairness by preventing conflicts between exams, enabling students to focus on one subject at a time. In addition, timetables play a crucial role in helping educational institutions with their logistical planning by effectively allocating resources. In general, examination timetables play a crucial role in ensuring that the assessment process is well-organized, helping students to better prepare for their exams and upholding the integrity of academic evaluations.

How to Check Unisa Exam Timetable

In most of the universities, when you want to check your exam timetable, you can either go online to view the scanned copies or view it from your faculty. In other cases, you can see it on the notice board. 

Many people find this outmoded and inconvenient, as it creates a bit of discomfort. 

When you look at the structure and systems of UNISA it defines the mindset of the institution.

When you are looking to check the examination timetable as a UNISA student, it can be the easiest for all to do. 

But before we look at how to check, it is important to know that every system put in place at UNISA is synced to work well. Before checking your timetable, you must know your course code or module code as this is like a key to viewing your timetable.

Considering the number of students at UNISA, the timetable is designed to be a resource tool for all exams. 

All you need to have is your module code and examination period.

Where to find exam paper unisa?

One of the key aspects that students often seek is access to examination papers.

Examination papers play a role in the academic journey of students as these papers assess their performance. 

These papers are extremely valuable resources that assist students in attaining academic excellence. Educational institutions provide students with the opportunity to enhance their learning experience and maximise their potential by granting them access to previous examination papers.

Accessing past exam papers can provide students with significant benefits as they prepare for their upcoming exams. These papers provide a glimpse into the types of questions that may be asked, the format of the exam, and the anticipated level of difficulty. 

To find exam paper at UNISA, here are the steps to follow

  • Visit the URL –
  • Ensure to be within the examination timetable section.
  • Select the date your exams have been scheduled after seeing your module and date.
  • Note the exam paper is accessible to students 5 days prior to the examination date.
  • Select the module or subject, and it will automatically sign you into a new page.
  • Once signed in, you will redirected to a new page that has the examination module papers.

How long is the Unisa exam?

In the world of higher education, exams are a crucial component of assessing students’ knowledge and understanding of the subjects they have studied. 

At UNISA, the exam duration may depend on the module and also the lecturer. However, the policies and regulations work more at UNISA rather than individual discretion.

According to UNISA, an exam paper has a set standard of 3 hours. This means students have a maximum of 3 hours to complete their exams.

What happens if you fail a supplementary exam at Unisa?

Failing a supplementary exam typically indicates that you did not meet the minimum passing grade required for the course or module.

If you happen to fail a supplementary exam, it could be beneficial to consider seeking academic support or tutoring. This can greatly enhance your prospects of succeeding when you retake the course.

According to UNISA’s policy, if you fail a supplementary exam, you are given the opportunity to retake that specific paper. If you do not pass your supplementary exams, it will be clearly stated in your results. 

What percentage do you need to pass UNISA exam?

UNISA, which is considered one of the biggest institutions globally, has established this standard to ensure that students showcase a satisfactory level of understanding and competence. You need to achieve 50% to be able to obtain a pass for your UNISA exam. 

How many marks do you need to qualify for supplementary exams?

To qualify for supplementary exams means you did not meet the minimum requirement to pass an exam at UNISA. The supplementary exams are designed as a secondary chance for students who may have failed their exams or not get the minimum pass mark.

To qualify for the supplementary exams, this means you must have a mark below 50% of the examination taken. 

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One Last Chance To Apply To Study At Unisa In 2024




Apply To Study At Unisa

The clock is ticking as the University of South Africa (Unisa) reminds applicants that it’s their last chance to submit applications for the 2024 academic year. Applicants are urged to seize the opportunity to join South Africa’s largest university.

The University of South Africa (Unisa) recently announced the extension for 2024 admission applications has been extended to 17 November 2023.

This extension provides prospective undergraduate students with additional time to prepare and submit their applications. This also provides individuals who missed the opportunity to apply during the official application period.

Individuals still have the opportunity to submit applications for a wide array of academic programmes, including Higher Certificates, Advanced Certificate, Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas, and Degree programs.

Unisa Undergraduate Qualification Applications

The window for applications for admission to undergraduate qualifications for the 2024 academic year opened on 1 September 2023 and closed applications on 13 October 2023. However, the university extended applications which are set to allow more students to join the country’s largest university in 2024.

Prospective students are urged to submit their applications before 17 November 2023 as it remains unclear whether applications will open again for the 2024 academic year. 

Who Must Apply?

Unisa emphasises that all individuals embarking on a new qualification must complete an admission application. This requirement extends to first-time applicants and existing students seeking a change in their qualifications or area of specialisation. 

Individuals who previously applied for admission but were not offered placement or opted not to register after receiving a placement offer must also reapply for admission.

New applicants are permitted to apply for a maximum of two qualifications. Upon a successful application, candidates have the choice to accept or decline Unisa’s offer, with the condition of accepting only one offer.

Students completing a higher certificate or any other programmes and aiming to pursue further undergraduate studies must also apply during this application period. 

Unisa 2024 Applications Guide

Documents Needed For Unisa 2024 Applications 

  • A certified copy of school results
  • A certified copy of any tertiary education academic records
  • A certified copy of an ID document
  • Sworn translations of any documents not in English or Afrikaans

How To Apply To Unisa

  1. Visit the Unisa website.
  2. Select “admissions” in the menu bar at the top of the screen, and “apply for admission” from the drop-down menu.
  3. Choose “undergraduate admissions.”
  4. Click on “Start the process.”
  5. Follow the prompts on the screen.
  6. Fill in all relevant personal details and ensure the upload of all required documents.

As the deadline approaches, prospective students are encouraged to submit their applications before the deadline expires. This is the final opportunity to secure your place at Unisa for the 2024 academic year.

Track your Unisa application for real-time updates and ensure you meet all requirements for a successful admission process.

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Illovo Sugar: Manager-in Training Programme 2024




Illovo Sugar: Manager-in Training Programme

Illovo Sugar Africa invites South African unemployed graduates to apply for Manager-in Training Internship Programme 2023 / 2024

Internship Application Closing Date: 19 November 2023

Internship Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng

About Illovo: Illovo Sugar Africa is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Associated British Foods plc (ABF), a diversified international food, ingredients, and retail group operating in 52 countries. As Africa’s biggest sugar producer, Illovo has extensive agribusiness operations in six African countries, manufacturing sugar and downstream products from cane supplied by its own agricultural operations and independent local growers.

About the Programme:

Illovo Sugar South Africa (Pty) Ltd invites applications for the Manager-in-Training (MIT) vacancies in various engineering disciplines. The program is well-structured and offers graduates the opportunity to gain experience through the practical application of their studies. This program is offered over a maximum period of three years. On successful completion of the program and subject to satisfactory performance, Trainees may be appointed to a First Line Manager or Middle Manager position if available.

Recruitment and selection will be conducted in line with the employment equity targets of Illovo SA.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Matric senior certificate with Mathematics, Physical Science, and English.
  • Relevant engineering BSc or BTech degree.
  • South African citizenship.

Fields of Study:

  • Electrical Engineering x 1
  • Mechanical Engineering x 2
  • Chemical Engineering x 2

How to Apply: If you are interested in applying, forward an application letter, detailed CV, certified copies of qualifications and identity document. External applicants should also submit proof of residence with their applications.

Send your detailed CV to The subject line of the email should be “MIT 2024 Application.”

Appointments will be made in line with the Employment Equity plan. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date, consider your application unsuccessful. Applicants may be required to undertake pre-employment screening tests and security assessments during the recruitment process.

Closing Date: 19 November 2023

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EWSETA is offering Internships 2024




EWSETA is offering Internships

Energy and Water Sector Education and Training Authority (EWSETA) invites South African unemployed graduates to apply for Internship Programme 2023 / 2024

Internship Application Closing Date: 17 November 2023

Internship Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng

Energy and Water Sector Education and Training Authority (EWSETA) Internship Programme 2024


The Energy and Water Sector Education and Training Authority (EWSETA) is one of the 21 SETAs established in terms of section 9 of the Skills Development Act, 97 of 1998. Reporting to the Honourable Minister of the Department of Higher Education and Training, EWSETA is committed to advancing the energy and water sectors in South Africa.

Internship Requirements:

If you’re a young, qualified individual, EWSETA invites you to join their 12-month internship program for the 2023/24 and 2024/25 Fiscal Years. This is an opportunity to gain hands-on experience and contribute to the growth of critical sectors. EWSETA is looking for interns in the following areas:

  • Human Resources
  • ICT and Facilities
  • Marketing
  • Inter-departmental roles
  • Skills Planning
  • Energy Sector
  • Water Sector
  • Financial Management
  • Supply Chain Management

EWSETA welcomes applications from University Graduates, University of Technology, and T-VET Colleges students. Priority will be given to University of Technology and T-VET college students requiring in-service training to complete their qualifications.

How to Apply:

To apply, send your CV and certified qualifications to by the close of business on Friday, 17 November 2023. For inquiries, contact the HR Manager at 010 109 3250 or Mthenjwa Radebe at

Late applications will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will receive correspondence. EWSETA reserves the right to not make an appointment for the advertised post, aligning with their BBBEE Skills Development targets.

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