Application Process

Your Journey to Enroling as a Student at AFDA begins here

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Apply for your chosen course at your preferred AFDA campus.

Once you have submitted the application form:
1. Arrange to visit the campus for a consultation
2. Wait to receive your acceptance letter and then continue to registration


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Pay the registration fee to secure your place.

You will have received an acceptance letter providing you with your new AFDA student number.
Have this as well as the details you need to make a payment (online payments and EFT accepted).

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Enrol Now

Before classes start, make it official by completing enrolment.

Make sure that you are aware of the stipulated enrolment window for your course.
This is the final step before beginning your studies at AFDA.

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Once you have submitted the application form, book a consultation at your nearest AFDA campus for a consultation so we can take you through all the information you need to know going forward. If you are unable to make it to a campus, we can arrange for a telephonic consultation.

It is usually at or very soon after your consultation that you would receive your acceptance letter and can proceed with registration.

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AFDA is registered as the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, and is a private higher education institution which offers higher certificate and degree programmes. It is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution under the the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration certificate no. 2001/HE07/012. Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to ensure the quality of our programmes.
Disclaimer: AFDA reserves the rights to make changes or withdraw information or course offers without prior notice. Where possible, AFDA will endeavour to notify all persons and/or organisations affected as a result.