Postgraduate Information and Programmes

2021 Information

Programme information is generally available in the Engineering Yearbook

Unless otherwise specified, all contact sessions in semester 1 of 2021 will be presented online. No in person contact sessions.

Note that applications for postgraduate studies in a particular year close on October 31 of the previous year for local students and on 31 August of the previous year for International students.

Depending on your qualifications, you may register for BEng (Hons) or BSc (Hons)(AppSci), which is coursework-based and, on completion of that, for MEng or MSc (Applied Science) within a field of specialization. Please note that direct registration for a Master's degree after completion of a B-degree, is not possible.

Postgraduate studies in the Department of Chemical Engineering: General brochure for 2021. (Uploaded on 2021-01-19)

Dates and venues for first meetings for all postgraduate modules in 2021 are available in the relevant focus group brochures (see below).

Program information

Students may specialize in any of the areas mentioned below. For information on postgraduate coursework programmes, kindly click on one of the hyperlinks below. Please note that the information on this page is subject to change - kindly confirm dates with relevant lecturers due to Covid-19-continuity actions.


More information is available on our research activities.


For cost of registration, please contact the administrative staff below or consult the General brochure above:

Honours: Ms Laurrine (Busi) Mgiba (+27 12 420 5316) E-mail: [email protected]

Masters: Ms Stefanie Steenberg (+27 12 420 5315) E-mail: [email protected]

PhD: Mr Kenneth Nkanyana (+27 12 420 6735) E-mail: 


All Chemical Engineering programmes

  • Registration will be online in 2021 accessible to students who have successfully applied & have been admitted. Please follow this link to go through the Faculty application process.
  • Once admitted, register for specific modules by downloading, completing the following document: 2021 Postgraduate Module Registration form, renaming it to start  with your Surname and e-mailing it to [email protected]

Postgraduate website

Postgraduate departmental flyer

 Postgraduate Faculty brochure


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