How Much Will It Cost To Study Social Work In South Africa?

By | August 17, 2021

Social Work Course Fees Structure In South Africa.

The cost of your courses will vary a lot based on what you’re trying to achieve. Bachelor of social work BSW will not be the same as master of social work MSW therefore prospective students are advised to check the fee structure for the various institutions offering social work in South Africa.

Bursaries And Scholarships

In South Africa, there are a lot of bursary opportunities for almost all courses. The NSFAS National Student Financial Aid Scheme is a South African government student financial aid scheme which provides financial aid to poor undergraduate students to help pay for the cost of their tertiary education after finishing high school. It is funded by the Department of Higher Education and Training.

The Department of Social Development also offers Bursaries for social work courses

Finally, there are a lot of private companies and individuals who give bursaries to needy students therefor prospective students are encouraged to apply for bursaries to help ease financial difficulties.