Course Registration for Semester 1, 2017-18


We look forward to seeing you again for Semester 1, Academic Year 2017-2018 when classes start on 17 September 2017. Students should read ALL this information carefully and check their emails regularly. Students can only attend classes that they have registered for and are showing on their Timetable in Self Service Banner.

Foundation Students

  • Registry will enrol you in the Certificate in Academic Preparation (CAP) programme courses required. Timetables will be released on Self Service Banner on 13 September 2017.
  • To add or drop courses, you must see your Programme Manager and complete an Add & Drop form.
  • Students eligible for degree electives MUST see their academic advisor and fill the complete the Add & Drop form.

Degree Students

  • Degree Students must register themselves for courses online using SSB, on the dates and times in the table below and as stated in the Online Registration Instructions.
    • The information in the instruction was provided by Faculty, if you believe there are any errors, please advise your Programme Manager.
  • For help with Online Registration, watch the video on how to use SSB or come to the SSB tutorial or labs :
    •  Workshops for new Degree students on online registration will run on 29 August, in labs 5.17, 5.18, 5.19 and 5.20 at 10am.
    • Students can also come to campus and use the labs 5.19 and 5.20 to register online during the registration period 30 August – 14 September.
  • Requesting adding seats in full capacity classes students must print and complete the Add & Drop form (see Moodle) and submit to the SIC.

Online Payment
Online payment service is available for students to pay their fees online  starting from:

  • Online payment will be open from 30 August at 9am until 3 October at 2pm.
  • Students with unpaid fees after 3 October 2017 will have a late fee applied. Outstanding fees may be paid during the grace period from 4 October at 12pm to 10 October 2017 at 2:00pm.

Information on courses offered in Semester 1 is available on SSB from 28 August 2017.  Please note there may be changes if required by the Faculty.
Online Registration release details:

Students expecting to graduate at the end of Semester 1, Academic Year 2017-2018 should see their Programme Manager or Academic Advisor and check the courses they require to graduate.

How many credits can students enrol in?

  • Students must enroll in at least 15 credits each semester or apply to take a leave of Absence. If they do not, their enrolment will be cancelled for ‘abandoning’ their study.
  • Students on Probation cannot register for more than 60 credits. Faculty may lower this limit.
  • Most students can register up to 65 Credits.
  • Students with a CGPA ≥ 3 OR who are eligible to graduate that semester can register up to 75 Credits by completing and submitting an “Application to Increase Semester Credits”(see Moodle). These can be processed prior to your Programmes registration release date if received.

Key dates:

  • Add and Drop ends 24 September 2017.
  • Fees are due in FULL 3 October 2017. A late fee is added to any amount unpaid after this, and ALL fees MUST be paid in full.
  •  See the Academic Calendar for all dates.


  • Attendance at 80% of classes is required.
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