PhD Sports Science

Programme Code


Closing Dates

  • SA – 31/05/2021
  • Non-SA – 31/05/2021

Admission Requirements

  1. Master’s degree in Sports Science with focus area Biokinetics or relevant master’s degree
  2. A cumulative weighted average of 60% for the master’s degree
  3. English language proficiency as determined by a proficiency test

Duration of study

2 years, full-time.

Faculty Notes

As an international role-player focusing on healthcare in Africa,  the vision of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria is to maintain health standards through quality education, research and community service. Since its inception, it has grown to be one of the largest health training institutions in the country and boasts an undergraduate and postgraduate student corps of over 6 000.

Students who join this Faculty will be part of a new generation of health professionals. The Faculty’s training is outcomes-based and problem-orientated – a unique way of looking at patients and their health.

Enquiries about the programme

Name: Prof PS Wood
Tel:  012 420 6046
E-Mail: [email protected]
How to apply

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