MEng in Physical Metallurgy (Research)

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Department of Metallurgy, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Department: Department of Metallurgy
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: MEng in Physical Metallurgy (Research)
Programme Code: M6PM0Q
Medium of Facilitation:
NQF Level: 
NQF Credits: 120
SAQA: 111246

Application Start Date: 
Application End Date: Apr 1, 2022


The purpose of the Master of Engineering in Physical Metallurgy is to develop a graduate with advanced abilities in appropriate analytical and research skills relevant for engineering design and synthesis, in order to solve engineering problems of society at large. One of the main objectives of this programme is to develop an advanced capability to conduct research independently and as such promoting a lifelong learning approach. The programme is also aimed at unveiling environmental issues in engineering, together with recognition of the role of other disciplines in engineering. Engineers working in public as well as private sector, and professionals with an interest in engineering research will find the programme very beneficial.

Career Opportunities


Admission Requirements

15 December 2022

Selection Process

Honours or an NQF level 8 qualification in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Metallurgy

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