About Nelson Mandela University, NMU
Nelson Mandela University and before that – the University of Port Elizabeth, the Port Elizabeth Technikon and Vista University’s Port Elizabeth campus. This South African university has its main administration in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth.
Nelson Mandela University has more than 500 study programmes in seven excellent faculties that help our students achieve academic excellence. We are well-known for art and design, building, chartered accounting, engineering, health and environmental sciences, and information technology.
The University comprises numerous faculties, schools, colleges and departments.
Find the list of Faculties and or colleges available at the university (NMU)
FACULTY OF HUMANITIES
- School of Governmental and Social Sciences
- School of Language, Media and Communication
- School of Visual and Performing Arts
FACULTY OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMIC SCIENCES
- Business School
- School for Industrial Psychology and Human Resources
- School of Accounting
- School of Economics, Development & Tourism
- School of Management Sciences
FACULTY OF EDUCATION
- Primary School Education: Foundation Phase
- Primary School Education: Intermediate Phase
- Secondary School Education
- Post Schooling
- Post Graduate Education
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING, THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND TECHNOLOGY
- School of Architecture
- School of Engineering
- School of Information Technology
- School of the Built Environment and Civil Engineering
FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES
- School of Lifestyle Sciences
- School of Clinical Care Sciences
- School of Medicinal Sciences
- School of Behavioural Sciences
- Medical School
FACULTY OF LAW
FACULTY OF SCIENCE
University Contact Details
NMU Contact details
For various queries that involve admission, student help, the fee structure, courses and requirements at the NMU you can use the following contact details and information.
NMU CONTACT DETAILS
- +27 (0) 41 504 1111
- PO Box 77000
Nelson Mandela University
University Admission Requirements
Nelson Mandela University, NMU Courses and Requirements
To secure admission at the NMU prospective students must meet the University admission requirements for the specific academic year. The following are the admission requirements for admission at NMU.
Courses and Programmes Offered at Nelson Mandela University, NMU
List of Courses / Programmes Offered at Nelson Mandela University
For Financial Accounting, Applied Accounting, Management Accounting or Auditing & Taxation,
please visit the School of Accounting
- Agriculture and Game Management (Port Elizabeth, Addo)
- Agricultural Management (George campus)
- Applied Language Studies
- Architectural Technology & Interior Design
- Art and Design: Introductory Studies
- Biochemistry and Microbiology
- Building and Human Settlement Development
- Business Management
- Ceramic Design
- Civil Engineering
- Computing Sciences
- Construction Management
- Criminal and Procedural Law
- Development Studies
- Electrical Engineering
- Emergency Medical Care
- Environmental Health
- Fashion Design
- Forestry (George campus)
- Game Management (Port Elizabeth, Addo)
- Game Ranch Management (George campus)
- Graphic Design
- Human Movement Science
- Human Resources Management
- Industrial and Organisational Psychology
- Industrial Engineering
- Information Technology
- Media and Communication
- Language & Literature
- Logistics Management
- Management and Entrepreneurship
- Marketing Management
- Mathematics and Applied Mathematics
- Mechanical Engineering
- Medical Laboratory Sciences
- Mercantile Law
- Nature Conservation (George campus)
- Nursing Science
- Ocean Sciences
- Political and Conflict Studies
- Private Law
- Public Law
- Public Management and Leadership
- Public Relations & Communication Studies
- Quantity Surveying
- Social Development Professions
- Sociology and Anthropology
- Stained Glass
- Textile Design
- Textile Science
- Tourism Management
- Wood Technology (George campus)
Nelson Mandela University Prospectus (NMU Prospectus Pdf Download)
NMU Prospectus comprises the list of courses, course information, campus facilities, accommodation, fees, financial support or bursaries, entry requirements and all admission application information to guide you through the NMU admission process.
University Fees structure
Fees structure – NMU Fees structure
If you are looking for the NMU Fees structure, this information is quite helpful and can be used positively.
- Visit the NMU webpage at:
- Navigate to the NMU Fees structure Page
- Upon successfully visiting the page you will find Fee structure details as per your requirements.
- Access the NMU Fees and or download the fees brochure on your device for reference
University Student Portal
Accessing NMU Student Portal
The NMU student portal provides an engaging student experience with a single point of access to all applications, information, and content necessary for university studies.
How to access/login to the NMU student portal
How to access the student portal off-campus
- Go to: https://students.mandela.ac.za
- Username: mandela\s123456789
- Password: network password that you set yourself or that was given to you. Your password will expire after 60 Days. Please change it when it expires.
How to access the SharePoint sites off-campus
- Log into the student portal as above and select your module from the My Modules tab.
How to access eduroam WiFi
- Username: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Password: network password that you set yourself or that was given to you.
- If you have problems, try this…
NMU MAIL AND PORTALS
How to Recover Your NMU Student Portal Forgotten Password?
- To reset your password, submit your username or your email address. If you are found in the database, an email will be sent to your email address, with instructions on how to get access again.
University admission- Online application
NMU Online application
To complete your NMU online application please follow the following application procedures:
- Visit the NMU website and click on the Admission > Apply for Admission
- Online Registration; Fill in your Information To register.
- Upload supporting documents; Everyone applying for a new qualification must submit the required documents (all first-time applicants and NMU students starting a new qualification).
- NMU Application fee payments (Note some universities do not charge application fees)
- Submit your completed application: To complete the application; the applicant is required to complete all steps related to the NMU application process.
When to apply at NMU – NMU application dates
Applications open between May and close around August every year. Please try to submit your application as soon as possible. Because some Universities do not consider late applications.
University Application status
NMU Application status
When the NMU updates your application, you will receive email communication. Please Keep on monitoring your email account closely for updates. You can also check your status online with the log-in credentials that were provided after your application. Keep in mind that some universities do not disclose your application status telephonically.
To check the progress of your application through the NMU Online application portal follow these easy steps:
- Go to: https://www.mandela.ac.za/General/Admission-status
- Fill in the username and password then submit
- Upon successful login to the application portal, you will be able to see your application status (i.e. Pending Review, Requires Action, Complete, Undergraduate Admission Decisions, Pending, Admitted, Cleared Provisional, Admission, Ineligible, Quota Filled Not Selected or Cancelled).
University Admission offers
How to accept NMU admission offer
After a successful application, you will receive an admission offer from the Nelson Mandela University, to accept your NMU offer of admission, log in to the NMU Online application tool and select the “Confirm” tab. You must respond by the expiry date noted in your offer
- To accept the NMU offer visit https://webapps.mandela.ac.za/confirmoffer/ then navigate to “OFFER” and follow the instructions provided in the admission offer by the university.
University Semester Exam Results
Check your NMU semester Results
Checking NMU, Semester exam results can be done through visiting the official NMU website or logging in into the student’s portal through http://forms.mandela.ac.za/results/ the click on the Results tab
Nelson Mandela University Website