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Writing the NBT is compulsory for all first year students at UJ:
The NBTs can be written at test venues across South Africa; dates and times are available through the NBT website www.nbt.ac.za
The Academic and Quantitative Literacy (AQL) test must be written by ALL applicants.
Test times: 07:45 – 11:00
The Mathematics (MAT) test must be written by applicants to specific faculties and qualifications. The Maths test is written in addition to the AQL test, and is written in the afternoon, preferably on the same day.
(See National Benchmark Test Faculty Requirements above.)
Test times: 12:00 – 15:00
- Your ID book
- A photocopy of your ID. The venue administrator will keep the copy of your ID.
- Your receipt as proof that you paid the testing fee. The venue administrator will stamp the receipt and hand it back to you.
- Any letter you received from the NBT team.
- An HB pencil, sharpener and eraser
- Register online through the NBT website: www.nbt.ac.za (preferred option)
- To register via cell-phone contact the NBT Call Centre on 021 650 3523
- Get a unique registration number
- Take the registration number to an external pay point to make payment (see list of easy pay points)
- Bring proof of payment and ID with to write at your chosen venue (indicated on your online registration form)
- More information available from the NBT Call Centre on 021 650 3523, or the NBT website www.nbt.ac.za
- Look on the NBT website for test dates at UJ venues
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