The University of Namibia (UNAM) Matriculation Examination (Mature Age Entry) Application Form for the 2023 academic year is now available. This form is for those who wish to apply for admission to the university by sitting for the Mature Age Entry Examination.
The Mature Age Entry Examination is an alternative route to the university for those who have not been able to gain admission through the normal school-leaving route. The examination is open to applicants who are at least 25 years of age and who have not been able to enter university through the normal school-leaving route.
To apply for the Mature Age Entry Examination, applicants must download and complete the application form. The form requires applicants to provide their personal information, contact details, educational background, and any other relevant information. It also requires applicants to provide two passport-sized photographs.
Once the application form is completed and submitted, applicants are required to pay the non-refundable application fee of N$200.00 in order to confirm their place in the examination. The application fee is payable to the University of Namibia.
The Mature Age Entry Examination is a two-hour written examination, divided into two sections, each lasting one hour. The first section is a general knowledge paper, while the second section is a paper based on the subject chosen by the applicant. The examination is held twice a year at the University of Namibia, in May and October.
Successful applicants of the Mature Age Entry Examination will be granted admission to the University of Namibia, provided they meet the academic requirements. Those who are successful in the examination will then be required to register for the academic year in which they are admitted.
For further information and to download the 2023 UNAM Mature Age Entry Application Form, please visit the University of Namibia website. Applicants are urged to read the instructions carefully and to ensure that all the required information is provided.