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Program: PhD (Horticultural Science)

Code Faculty Department
02260806 Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences Department: Plant Science
Credits Duration NQF level SAQA ID
Minimum duration of study: 2 jaar Totale krediete: 360 NQF level:  10 SAQA ID:  7385

Admission requirements

1.    MScAgric (Horticultural Science) degree or relevant master’s degree
2.    At least 60% for the research component at master’s level
3.    Research methodology passed at master’s level
Note: Additional modules may be required in order to reach the desired level of competency

 

Minimum krediete: 360

Core modules

  • Module-inhoud:

    This module involves the development, presentation and approval of a research proposal, the execution of the research project, and the writing up and presenting of the research results. In addition to the thesis, the student is also expected to publish at least one research paper in a peer-reviewed, UP accredited scientific journal. An oral examination covering Pasture Science and other fields related to the thesis will be conducted after the thesis has been accepted by examiners. A candidate needs to pass both the written thesis and oral examination to qualify for the degree.

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Minimum krediete: 360

Core modules

  • Module-inhoud:

    This module involves the development, presentation and approval of a research proposal, the execution of the research project, and the writing up and presenting of the research results. In addition to the thesis, the student is also expected to publish at least one research paper in a peer-reviewed, UP accredited scientific journal. An oral examination covering Pasture Science and other fields related to the thesis will be conducted after the thesis has been accepted by examiners. A candidate needs to pass both the written thesis and oral examination to qualify for the degree.

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