M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Science Mechanics

12 months
1106 EUR/year
1106 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Applied Science Mechanics from University of Pretoria aims to be internationally competitive while also locally relevant.  Advisory boards at both faculty and departmental level promote alignment and excellence in our teaching and research activities. 


Applied Science Mechanics from University of Pretoria focuses on research to drive innovative and enquiry-led teaching for educating and positioning our students to be leaders in their professions. The Faculty has extensive and cutting-edge teaching, learning and laboratory facilities integrated with the excellent suite of facilities and services offered by the University. 

Students at Applied Science Mechanics from University of Pretoria will:

  • excel and develop as future professionals
  • position themselves as leaders in the professions that we support

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mechanics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Physics
  • Material Sciences

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.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Relevant BScHons degree awarded by the University of Pretoria (or equivalent)
  • Cumulative weighted average of at least 65% for the honours degree
  • Evidence of knowledge of research methodology
  • Comprehensive intellectual CV
  • An entrance/admissions examination may be required
  • Additional work/modules may be required in order to reach the desired level of competency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1106 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1106 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    1106 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1106 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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