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Taught Masters in Applied Marine Science at the University of Cape Town


The Applied Marine Science Masters degree is by coursework and dissertation and is a 13 month degree offered through the Ma-Re Institute at the University of Cape Town . The programme provides students with a broad, multidisciplinary and integrated overview of marine science.It is intended for an array of people, ranging from students who would like good scientific knowledge of various disciplines related to applied marine science, to professional researchers who aim to reskill themselves. It is designed to equip students with a set of practical skills on how to assimilate scientific knowledge and apply it to marine and coastal analysis within both a natural and social context and often with a management orientation.

For more detailed information, please visit the Ma-Re website (http://ma-re.uct.ac.za/courses/)

How to Apply:
•Complete Ma-Re Online Application
•Complete UCT Online Applications
•Pay the application fee

Who can Apply?
Anyone who meets the following minimum requirements:

•An honours or an equivalent four-year degree

•A pass of 65% (or equivalent) must have been achieved

•The University of Cape Town follows the NARIC guidelines on equivalency of international degrees (www.naric.org.uk)

•Some biological knowledge at tertiary level

SA Students: 30 September 2014
Foreign Students: 31 August 2014