PhD Statistics

Programme Code

07267292


Closing Dates

  • SA – 30/09/2022
  • Non-SA – 30/11/2022

Admission Requirements

  1. Relevant master’s degree with Statistics major
  2. A cumulative weighted average of at least 65% for all modules at master’s level
  3. An average of 65% for the research component completed at master's level
  4. An admission examination may be required

Note: Additional modules may be required in order to reach the desired level of competency. 


Selection Process

A limited number of students will be admitted collectively over all doctoral programmes in the Department of Statistics.


Minimum duration of study

2 years, full-time


Faculty Notes

The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences aspires to be at the cutting edge of economic, financial and management education, as well as research and community engagement within the national, African and global context. Our mission is to advance relevant knowledge and develop employable, innovative and diverse graduates to co-create value for society.


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