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Town and Regional Planning, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) ,
The Town and Regional Planning programme from University of Pretoria is conferred by virtue of a dissertation as well as related assignments as prescribed by the Head of Department including an academic article for publication and an examination in the field of the dissertation and/or sections thereof as required by the Head of Department/supervisor.

About

This Town and Regional Planning programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Career Opportunities

While the majority of town and regional planners act as private consultants to the public and the private sector they are also employed by all three spheres of government research agencies such as the CSIR and the HSRC non-governmental organisations community-based organisations major financial institutions and property development groups.

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Dissertation: Town and regional planning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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General Requirements

  • A BTown and Regional Planning (BTRP) degree of the University of Pretoria; or an honours degree in planning or a relevant field (such as architecture, civil engineering, construction, economics, geography, or sociology, or any other field deemed acceptable by the departmental Postgraduate Committee.
  • The departmental Postgraduate Committee may request evidence of knowledge of research methodology and practical experience and reserves the right to decide if the applicant is suitable for postgraduate studies based on the academic transcript and required application documentation. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1035 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1035 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1035 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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R17 195 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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