Masters in Sustainability Management

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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics 
Department: Department of Business Management
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Masters in Sustainability Management
Programme Code: M34SSQ

Medium of Facilitation: part-time
NQF Level: 9
NQF Credits: 180
SAQA: 99761

Application Start Date: 1 April 2023
Application End Date: 31 October 2023

Campus: Auckland Park Kingsway

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 2 Years

Programme Fees


The purpose of this qualification is to equip students with sustainability management practices in the new 4IR world of work and to lead the transformational, organisational and cultural changes on a micro level and on a macro level (societal, economical and environmental) associated with the full integration of sustainability management as key to long-term organisational success and Pan-African sustainable growth and development. Students will be drawn from the current generation of organisational leaders/managers and especially from among leaders/managers in emerging economies.

Admission Requirements

A Bachelor Honours Degree or a Postgraduate Diploma in any field; or any other four-year qualification on NQF level 8 in any field; together with a minimum of five years’ professional experience in the workplace.

For applicants without prior research experience in their preceding qualification, proof of prior successful participation in some form of research training will be required (e.g. in a short learning programme).

Applicants from countries where English is not spoken as a first language will need to provide proof of proficiency in English at a level appropriate to Master’s study.

Selection Process

Selection is based on academic credit.

More Information
Extended BSc in Life and Environmental Sciences (Zoology and Chemistry)

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