Closing date for applications: 31 July annually.
- BSW degree or equivalent
- A cumulative weighted average of at least 65% at final-year level
- Registration at the South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP) or with a relevant professional body, where applicable
A compulsory module in research methodology, namely MWT 864, must be passed.
Pass with distinction
A student passes with distinction when an average mark of 75% (not rounded) is achieved for the core modules and the mini-dissertation, subject to a minimum of 70% for the mini-dissertation.