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Master's & doctoral studies

Master's and doctoral studies

Embarking on masterís and doctoral studies is a life-changing experience, both for your career and personal growth. Approached correctly it will be extremely rewarding. By registering for a masterís or doctoral degree through Unisa, you will enjoy the support of experienced academic and administrative staff. You will also have the opportunity to conduct focused and meaningful research in one or more exciting fields, enabling you to make a difference to your community and career.

Choose a master's or a doctoral qualificationChoose a qualification

Master's and doctoral qualification with available research focus areas, as well as the admission requirements and selection criteria for each qualification. Read more.




Apply for admission Apply for a student number and apply for admission

You must apply for admission for each new qualification even if you already have a Unisa student number. Read more.

Application period: 15 September 2014 - 14 November 2014 *




RegisterRegister

Only students whose application for admission was approved or re-registering students (who made sufficient progress during the current academic year) will be allowed to register online within the approved registration period. Read more.

Registration dates: 24 November - 19 December 2014,
5 January - 27 March 2015