All copies of documents should be certified by a registered practitioner and should have an original signature. No faxed or e-mailed application forms will be accepted.

  • Certified copy of original passport
  • Certified copy of original highest academic qualification, as well as a certified copy of the SAQA Certificate
  • Certified copy of original residence/study permit
  • Certified copy of original proof of sufficient financial repatriation funds for purposes of the student's fees
    • Click here to view the entrance requirements for Zimbabwe students who have obtained their ‘O’ and/or ‘A’ levels
    • All other foreign qualifications must be assessed by SAQA. For more information visit

The IMM GSM is a provider of distance education. There is no requirement for students to be within South Africa's borders to write examinations.

Please note:

Admission of non-South African resident students is subject to the conditions set out in the Immigration Act 13 of 2002. Successful application by a non-South African resident application depends on the following:

  • Confirmation of academic acceptance
  • Obtaining the necessary statutory documentation and state approval
  • All non-South African resident prospective students are required to submit proof of English language proficiency, which may consist of:
    • The results of the internationally-recognised IELTS test, or
    • English passed at school-leaving level (e.g. O-level or HIGCSE)