12 months
1114 EUR/year
1114 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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At Medicinal Plant Science from University of Pretoria 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.


At Medicinal Plant Science from University of Pretoria the qualifications awarded are of world-class and provide access to a multitude of career opportunities for dynamic and creative people.

Students at Medicinal Plant Science from University of Pretoria will:

  • become problem-solving individuals
  • easily adapt to changing circumstances 
  • take the lead in their chosen fields of specialisation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medicinal Plants
  • Biology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Soil

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BScHons (Medicinal Plant Science) degree or relevant honours degree
  • An average of at least 60% for each of the following or equivalent modules: Advanced Phytomedicine,, Phytopharmacology, and Pharmacognosy/Phytotherapy

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1114 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1114 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    1114 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1114 EUR per year during 12 months.

R18 960 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

8592 - 10309 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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