Attributes and qualifications needed for this qualification

Due to the intensity of this programme, applicants need to demonstrate a high level of personal motivation, stamina and initiative. In addition, applicants must show a willingness to work in a group situation and an ability to tolerate and manage pressure and conflict. You will be assessed with this in mind.

Successful applicants need to:

  • be 25 years or older
  • be fluent in English; for more information on UCT’s English Language Requirements click here
    • have a minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience
    • hold a graduate level qualification or NQF level 7 equivalent; verification of whether the qualification corresponds to a South African degree is also required and can be done by contacting the South African Qualifications Authority
  • attend an interview if required.

Applicants without a degree may be considered through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) route.