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Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, Postgraduate School of Engineering Management
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Department: Postgraduate School of Engineering Management
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: PhD in Engineering Management
Programme Code: P6EM4Q
Medium of Facilitation:
NQF Credits: 360
Application Start Date:
Application End Date: Apr 1, 2022
The purpose of the qualification is to develop an engineer with advanced abilities in applying fundamental engineering management sciences and/design and synthesis, and related principles independently to specific management systems problems of society at large. One of the main objectives in this process is to develop an advanced capability to conduct fundamental independent systems engineering and management research of an original nature. It also promotes a lifelong learning approach and an aptitude for training other students in similar fields.
An approved master's degree in Engineering or a similar approved degree at master's level.
Final admission to the programme will only be granted upon successful presentation of a research seminar six months after enrolment. Research topics must also be accepted and approved by the supervisors in the Faculty and finally by the Senate or Executive Committee of the Senate of the University.