In South Africa, students applying to Universities need Matriculation Exemption, which is determined by USAf (Universities South Africa), previously known as HESA.
For more information on Matriculation Exemption, see:
USAf (Universities South Africa) - Useful links for information:
http://he-enrol.ac.za/paragraph-14 - a summary of the requirements for Matriculation Exemption
http://he-enrol.ac.za/faqs-frequently-asked-questions - information on how to apply for Matriculation Exemption
http://he-enrol.ac.za/sites/he-enrol.ac.za/files/m30_e_.pdf - Download the application form for Matriculation Exemption
Popular Universities in South Afriica:
Universities and individual faculties may apply additional admission requirements, depending on the demand for places.