PhD in Psychology (Research)

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Department of Psychology, Faculty of Humanities​​
Faculty: Faculty of Humanities​​
Department: Department of Psychology
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: PhD in Psychology (Research)
Programme Code: P7031Q
Medium of Facilitation:
NQF Level: 10
NQF Credits: 360
SAQA: 73915

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


The primary purpose of this programme is to provide qualifying students with advanced skills
of an international standard in relevant fields of psychology. Students should display
competence in conducting in-depth, independent, problem-based research of an original

Career Opportunities


Admission Requirements

31 October 2022

Selection Process

Entrance is not automatic and is based on top academic marks. Admission to doctoral studies
is based on academic regulations as stipulated in section HU.5. Academic achievement in
the master’s degree, with a particular focus on marks related to research modules is
considered in particular.

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