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Deciding to do a Master’s Degree?

New information suggests that many students delay pursuing post graduate studies, due to lack of related insight on what is possible. This video captures plight of affected students, and offers illustrative guidance on key considerations, how to position yourself for enrollment, and ultimately, a successful progression into a Master’s qualification – from registration up until graduation.

Developed by Prof Nhlanhla B.W. Mlitwa (Mlita), Director, Research and Innovation Office (RIO), University of Zululand. Thanks to Ms Dinah Arnott (Grahamstown), Priscilla Masamba (Ph.D candidate, MicroBio); Amanda Phungula (NRF Intern, BioChem); Bukhulubenkosi Mthethwa (Masters candidate, Humanities); Halalisani Mlambo (Masters candidate, Humanities), Ms Nomnikelo P. Lundall (IP & Tech Transfer office), and Londiwe Hadebe (Training & Development) – all from the University of Zululand.

Who might find this useful?

This material is directed at students who are completing, or have completed their fourth year (honours) degrees, seeking guidance on how to proceed to a Master’s level.

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