Entry to the Doctor of Philosophy (Phd) Programme

Before enrolling for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy, candidates shall:

a)

  • have qualified for admission to  a  Bachelor's  or  Master's  Degree  with  first  or second class  honours,  Division  1,  or  have  been  granted  admission ad eundem statum (admission with equivalent status) as entitled to proceed to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy or;
  • have completed a full year’s work, at  the  equivalent  of  Honours  level  towards a Master's  degree or;
  • have completed the requirements for  the  award  of  a  qualification  that  the Doctoral Research  Committee  considers  to  be  equivalent  to  a  Master's  degree with Honours or a Bachelor degree with Honours;

and

b) satisfied the Doctoral Research Committee  that they  have  sufficient  background to pursue doctoral level research.

 

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