University Entrance

Higher Education South Africa (HESA), which determines the minimum requirements for admission to South African universities, released a statement dated 23 May 2012, confirming that SA universities will in future be allowed to admit ACE students with the Grade 12 College Entrance Certificate at their institutions through their own Senate’s Discretionary Route.

ACE Qualifications and Certificates

The following SAQA registered qualifications are available through ACE, South Africa:

  • SAQA Registration 17209 – NQF Level 4 – ACE Ministries Grade 12 College Entrance Certificate
  • SAQA Registration 17207 – NQF Level 3 – ACE Ministries General Certificate
  • SAQA Registration 17208 – NQF Level 1 – Vocational Preparatory Certificate