There are a number of good reasons why you should consider studying through Unisa:
Inexpensive - Unisa's fees are nearly 85% less than those of residential universities. According to a national survey (held August 30, 1999, 39 universities in Canada) it will cost a student an average of $11,587 to attend University per year.
You save time and money by studying at home - By studying in the comfort of your own home, no extra transportation and accommodation expenses are incurred.
International recognition - All Unisa's degrees are internationally recognized.
Study while earning an income - You may work and earn an income while you are studying.
No interruption to studies - Your study program does not need to be interrupted if you are transferred to another city, province or country.
Your progress can fit your lifestyle - You study at your own pace, thus accommodating your own unique circumstances.An innovative approach to learning - Our distance education programs utilize correspondence instruction, video & audio lectures, and on-line classrooms to ensure an efficient delivery of academic material. On-line services enable students to communicate with their lecturers and other classmates via electronic mail. It also provides controlled access to student exams, assignment information, and the library catalogue.
Easy access to a well-equipped library - Unisa has the largest study and research library in Southern Africa (it stocks more than 1.6 million books) that is essential and accessible to both local and international Unisa students. The study collection and branch libraries will support you by supplying and sending you the recommended study material.
An examination center close to your home - IACI has many examination centers throughout North and South America, while examinations can also be written abroad.
Experienced lecturers - Unisa has highly qualified faculty and staff, many of whom have international lecturing experience and are, therefore, acknowledged and respected nationally, as well as internationally.