About the course:
As part of this programme you will be teamed with a leading researcher who will act as your supervisor and sounding board while you undertake your research study and write your thesis. This is a research degree enabling students to tailor their topic to speak directly to their own interests.
Research degrees build skills such as critical thinking, problem solving, statistics and data management, knowledge transfer and effective leadership.
The aim of postgraduate research at IIE MSA is:
To create an environment that values, supports and nurtures future research and development leaders.
To expand a broad range of disciplines in 10 faculties and over 36 specialist research centres and institutes to serve the African content.
To provide South African and African students access to generous scholarships, grants and funding opportunities.
To expand the world-class level of academic and technical expertise to enhance the research experience.
If you would like to hone your specialist skills and research their application in communications and media, criminal justice and criminology, international studies, philosophy or sociology, the purpose-built Master of Philosophy in Arts (MPhil Arts) offered at IIE MSA is what you’re looking for