Masters & Doctoral degree information

Please note that the below admission requirements are subject to change pending selection and possible faculty-specific requirements.

Study information is subject to change and is a summary of the general fields of study. This information was compiled for introduction and orientation purposes and the North-West University accepts no liability for inaccuracies that may occur in this guide. The official yearbook of the University must in all cases be consulted during the process of compiling a programme for a specific field of study. The appropriate yearbook is available on request at:

Please note: owing to specific capacity constraints, the University reserves the right to select candidates for admission to certain fields of study. This means that prospective students who comply with the minimum requirements will not automatically be admitted to the courses in question. Because of the capacity limitations and the high demand from students for admission to particular fields of study, students will be selected on the basis of their Grade 12 results for admission to these fields.

Engineering

Qualification Description and Duration Admission Rules and Requirements Campus and Mode of Delivery School
Master of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
Programme code: 7CE N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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School of Chemical Engineering

Master of Engineering in Computer and Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CD N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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School of Computer and Electronic Engineering

Master of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CC N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering
Programme code: 7CP N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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School of Industrial Engineering

Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
Programme code: 7CB N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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School of Mechanical Engineering

Master of Engineering with Development and Management Engineering
Programme code: 7CF N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Master of Science in Engineering Sciences with Chemical Engineering
Programme code: 7CM N02
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Master of Science in Engineering Sciences with Computer and Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CM N04
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Master of Science in Engineering Sciences with Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CM N03
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Master of Science in Engineering Sciences with Mechanical Engineering
Programme code: 7CM N01
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Master of Science in Engineering Sciences with Nuclear Engineering and Nuclear Technology Management
Programme code: 7CM N06
Duration: 1 - 3 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks Potchefstroom
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School of Nuclear Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Chemical Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R01
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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School of Chemical Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Computer Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R03
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Computer and Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R02
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Electrical Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R06
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R07
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R05
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Industrial Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R11
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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School of Industrial Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Development and Management Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R04
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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The Unit for Energy and Technology Systems

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Mechanical Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R09
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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School of Mechanical Engineering

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering with Nuclear Engineering
Programme code: 7CA R10
Duration: 2 - 5 years https://studies.nwu.ac.za/studies/yearbooks
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School of Nuclear Engineering