|07267111||Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences|
|Duration of study: 2 years||Total credits: 360|
|Prof MR Chitiga-Mabugu|
All postgraduate programmes are not offered every year. Please consult the relevant faculty concerning the presentation of this programme.
Candidates will only be considered for admission to the PhD in Public Administration if the School of Public Management and Administration is convinced that the applicant has the necessary expertise to complete the required seminar in the field of Public Administration successfully and has gained sufficient research knowledge on the master’s level to conduct research for and complete a doctoral thesis.
The Dean has the right of authorisation regarding matters not provided for in the General Regulations or the Faculty regulations.
Due to capacity constraints, there are not an intake of new students every year. It remains the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the degree they wish to apply for, will indeed be offered.
Candidates who are expected to complete seminars will be required to attend and present research based seminar papers on one or more of the following:
CGI 980 Co-operative governance and intergovernmental relations 980
PAD 981 Leadership, governance and public policy 981
RMQ 980 Research methods and quantitative analysis 980
TPM 980 Theories and practices of Public administration and management 980
PHD 914 Electronic government 914
INA 980 International management 980
PAD 980 Policy analysis 980
POD 980 Policy analysis and development 980
PHD 910 Public sector finance 910
PHD 912 Local government management and administration 912
PHD 916 NEPAD and the African Union: Governance perspectives 916
Proof of submission of an article to an accredited journal on the thesis topic is required as part of the graduating process.
Minimum credits: 360
Minimum credits: 360
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