MA Ancient Languages and Cultures Studies

Programme Code

01250184


Closing Dates

  • SA – 30/11/2019
  • Non-SA – 31/10/2019

Admission Requirements

  • An appropriate honours degree from UP with an average of 70% (applicants from other universities might be exempted from this requirement, subject to the approval of the relevant supervisor); or
  • An appropriate equivalent qualification accredited by the Council on Higher Education – in which case students may be required to pass an exam in their chosen area of specialisation to the satisfaction of the head of department before they can register for the programme.
  • A research proposal must be submitted for approval before the end of the first year of study.

Duration of study

1 year, full-time.


Faculty Notes

The Faculty of Humanities provides a holistic education, transferable skills, critical thinking, and communication and problem-solving that will help you develop to your full potential. You will be entering a stimulating environment that will broaden your intellectual horizons and help you achieve personal and professional success through the best possible learning experience.

As the most diverse Faculty of the University of Pretoria, we offer an exciting and comprehensive range of programmes and discipline-based majors, including studies in languages, social sciences and visual and performing arts.


Enquiries about the programme

Name: Gert Prinsloo
Tel:  012 420 2683
E-Mail: [email protected]
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