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Geography, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Pretoria, South Africa
The Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences is a diverse faculty with 13 departments that is supported by more than 20 centres and institutes. More than 5 000 students register in this faculty annually of which 70% are undergraduate and 30% postgraduate students. This Geography programme is offered by University of Pretoria.
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Overview

Faculty Notes

All degree programmes are designed to develop problem-solving individuals who can easily adapt to changing circumstances and take the lead in their chosen fields of specialisation. The qualifications awarded are of world-class and provide access to a multitude of career opportunities for dynamic and creative people.

In the Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, we strive to continuously improve our high impact research and significantly address the national shortage of PhD graduates that respond to global and local challenges. This Geography programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Course Overview:

  • The MSc degree is conferred on the grounds of a dissertation and such additional postgraduate coursework as may be prescribed.

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

  • An appropriate BScHons degree
  • A final grade point average of at least 65% for the preceding degree

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1021 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1021 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1021 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1021 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

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