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Ph.D. On Campus

Geography

University of Johannesburg

24 months
Duration
797 EUR/year
1065 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Geography from University of Johannesburg focuses on creating an environment that is conducive to teaching and learning, as well as generating and sharing new knowledge. 

Overview

Geography from University of Johannesburg focuses on the spatial interaction between people and the natural and social environment, with the aim of managing the environment in a proper manner.  

Careers

Careers that can be followed include location analyst, town planner, geo-information specialist, informatics specialist, environmental rehabilitation manager, tourism planner, population development official, environmental planner, traffic planner, environmental auditor, environmental impact analyst, resource assessor, geomorphologist, etc.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Change 
  • Geographies of a Globalizing Europe 
  • Geographical Research Methods 1: Earth 
  • Observation 
  • Geographical Research Methods 2: Survey and Data 
  • Analysis.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission to the Doctorate in Geography a Master’s in Geography is required
  • Valid Passport or Identity Document.
  • Sworn English Translation of documents (Documents issued in any Language other than English)
  • Provide proof of a non -  refundable Application Fee R200.00 (only hardcopy application)
  • Provide proof of the English Proficiency where English was not used as a medium of lecturing (the University prefers the applicant to take the IELTS at an overall score of 7 and TOEFL at an average score of 105–120 for Postgraduate programmes) 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    797 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 797 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1065 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1065 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National students fee per semester is R 9 790,00 - R19 660,00
  • International students fee per year is R14,634 – R171,158.

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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