1-5 October 2018
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
International Conference on Physics Education (ICPE) 2018

Travel and VISA Information

Universality of Science Principle

The co-hosts SAIP and the University of the Witwatersrand adheres to the ICSU Principle of Universality in Science. The co-hosts understands that Internationals make important contributions to the advancement of science and physics in South Africa. Meaningful collaborations with international scientists is fundamental for the development of science in South Africa.  

No delegates applying to participate in ICPE-SAIP-WITS 2018 will be excluded from participation based solely on  grounds of religion, gender, national origin or citizenship.

VISA requirements

VISA to South Africa are issued by the South African Department of Home Affairs. When applying for a VISA delegates will require a letter confirming registration and payment for the conference. An invitation letter will be issued by the Local Organising Committee.

Where the need arises an announcement of the conference and requests will also be sent to South African consular representatives abroad requesting them to issue visas to delegates provided all the visa requirements are met.

The applicant will be required to submit this letter of invitation along with other documentation in time. Click Here For More Information on How to Apply For South African Visa