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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​PROGRAMME ​OFFERING AND ASSOCIATED CLOSING DATES

As a postgraduate candidate, a maximum of three programmes is permitted upon application. P​lease ensure that you meet the minimum admission requirements for all your programmes of interest.

Your application for admission to a postgraduate degree programme will ONLY be processed once you have submitted a completed application form and uploaded all your supporting documents before the programme's closing date.

Thereafter, the Central Application Office will review your application and verify that your documentation is​ correct. Click he​re ​to view the presentation of academic qualifications and supporting documentation.​​​​​

Some programmes are offered across two faculties. This implies that the programme will reside within the faculty of Science, but hosted by an associated department within another faculty.


PROGRAMME OFFERING

​​​Clicking on the ​hyperlinks within the table below ​enables you to view the programme's information.​


CLOSING DATES

 International      South Africa​​​

​​​​Programm​e​​
​​Associated Department
 ​Closing date
​​​Closing date 
MSc (Applied Mathematics)
Mathematical Sciences:
Applied Mathematics

31 October
​​31 October
MSc (Biochemistry)
Biochemistry
​​31 October
​​31 October​
MSc (Bioinformatics and
Computational Biology)

Centre for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
31 October
31 October​
MSc (Botany​)
Botany and Zoology
​​31 October
​​​31 October
MSc (Chemistry)
Chemistry and Polymer Science
​​31 October
​​31 October
MSc (Computer Science)

Mathematical Sciences:
Computer Science
​31 October​
​​31 October
MSc (Exercise Science)
Physiological Sciences
​30 September
​30 September
MSc (Geology)
Earth Sciences
​​31 October​
​​​31 October​
MSc (Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence)​
Mathematical Sciences:
Applied Mathematics

​31 October​
31 October​​​
​​MSc (Mathematical Sciences)


Mathematical Sciences: African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)
​Consult the department directly

MSc (Mathematics)
Mathematical Sciences:
Mathematics
​31 October
​​31 October
MSc (Microbiology)
Microbiology
​31 October​​​​31 October
MSc (Physical and Mathematical Analysis)
Physics
​​​31 October
​​31 October​
​​MSc (Physics)
Physics
​​​31 October
​​​31 October
MSc (Physiological Sciences)
Physiological Sciences
​​​31 October
​​​31 October
MSc (Polymer Science)
Chemistry and Polymer Science
​31 October
​​​31 October
MSc (Zoology)​
Botany and Zoology
​​​31 October​
​​​31 October​

​​​​Master's programmes in other faculties

​​AGRISCIENCES

MSc (Entomology)
Conservation Ecology and ​Entomology
Not offered for 2022-intake

MSc (Genetics​)
Genetics
30 September
30 September
MSc (Plant Biotechnology)
Genetics: Institute for Plant Biotechnology
Consult the department directly
MSc (Wine Biotechnology)
Viticulture & Oenology:
Institute for Wine Biotechnology

30 September
30 September

​​ARTS AND SO​​​CIAL SCIENCES

MSc (Geography and Environmental Studies)
​Geography and Environmental Studies
Not offered for 2022-intake

MSc (GeoInformatics)
​​Geography and Environmental Studies
31 August​​​31 October​

​ECONOMIC AND MANAGEM​​ENT SCIENCES

MSc (Mathematical Statistics)
Statistics and Actuarial Science​
Not offered for 2022-intake
MSc (Operations Research)
​Logistics​
​30 September
​​​31 October

​​MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIEN​​CES

MSc (Epidemiology)
Global Health
31 August​
​30 September​
​​MSc (Sport Science)
Sport Science
Consult the department directly



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