The degree comprises the writing of a dissertation and a draft article for publication in a recognised scientific journal.
- A relevant master’s degree with an average of at least 60%.
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.
Examinations and pass requirements
The thesis should be passed in accordance with the stipulations of Regulations G.52 and G.60.2.2, as well as a compulsory module in Research Methodology.
The weight of the research component contributes 100% towards the total requirements for the degree.