Master's & doctoral degrees

Applications for admission to master's & doctoral qualifications for the 2020 academic year are open and continuous . Apply now!

  • Everyone wanting to start a new qualification must apply for admission, including first-time Unisa applicants, Unisa students wanting to apply for a new qualification, students in their final year of a qualification wanting to start a master's or doctoral qualification, and previously registered master's & doctoral students who did not register for the 2019 academic year and now wish to continue with their studies.
  • If you are applying for admission to a Graduate School of Business Leadership (GSBL) qualification, please apply for a Unisa student number (unless you previously studied at Unisa towards a formal qualification) and complete the online application process.

You may apply for the following qualifications outside the prescribed application dates:

College of Science, Engineering and Technology (excluding Computing students) Please contact the Master's and Doctoral Administration Section for assistance (011 471 3296;
Master of Science in Nature Conservation (full dissertation) (98022)
Selection degrees Selection degrees (qualification codes: 90042, 98511, 98594 and 98420) have different closing dates for applications and are administered by the respective academic departments. Only a limited number of students are selected per academic year.


Last modified: 2019/11/06