M.Phil. On Campus

Lifelong Learning

Stellenbosch University

24 months
2013 EUR/year
2013 EUR/year
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Stellenbosch University's Lifelong Learning programme is presented over at least two academic years

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Key facts

The primary aim of Stellenbosch University's Lifelong Learning programme is to equip you with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to be able to function effectively in adult and/or community education and training institutions as a lecturer, learning facilitator or adult-education professional. The secondary aim is to equip you with the research skills to do further advanced study at doctoral level and to be able to undertake research in the field of adult-education studies. This aim includes the capacity to function as a researcher in your professional context. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Learning in Adult Education
  • Perspectives on Lifelong Learning
  • Research in Lifelong Learning
  • Research Thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • have an appropriate honours degree (with an average of at least 60%) and have been employed in an adult education and training environment for at least two years; 
  • have completed another academic-professional study combination equivalent to an honours degree, which Senate deems suitable for admission to this programme, and have been employed in an adult education and training environment for at least two years; 
  • have attained a level of competence in adult education, demonstrated through the processof evaluation of prior learning, which Senate deems sufficient for this purpose. 
  • In addition, you must have at least two years of involvement in Lifelong Learning, or other relevant experience, which the Faculty deems to be equivalent, before you will beadmitted.

Tuition Fee

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    2013 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2013 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    2013 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2013 EUR per year during 24 months.

R34 631

Living costs for Stellenbosch

7630 - 10640 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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