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Tuition Fees:$4,271 for the full programme
Applications Begin:April 2021
Final Award:Master of Architecture (Professional)
Start Date:January 2022
Academic Unit:Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment
Campus:West Campus
Course Type:Coursework
Application Deadline: July 2021
Programme Overview

The Master of Architecture (Professional) is a one year masters by coursework degree fulfilling the academic requirements for registration as a Professional Architect with the South African Council for the Architecture Profession.

Curriculum

ARPL7002 Simulated Office Practice (45)
ARPL7001 Advanced Digital Applications (9)
ARPL7003 Architectural Design and Discourse (90)
ARPL7041 Professional Practice (36)

Admission Requirements
Admission Requirements
Bachelor of Architecture (Honours) degree from the University of the Witwatersrand.
Additional Entry Requirements
Applicants with Bachelor of Architecture (Honours) degrees from other institutions will be required to attend a portfolio interview with a Selection Panel from the School of Architecture & Planning in order for them to be considered for a place in the  MArch (Prof) programme
Application Process
Application Fees for South African & SADC Students: $12
Application Fees for International Students: $12

How to apply
– Applications are handled centrally by the Student Enrolment Centre (SEnC). Once your application is complete in terms of requested documentation, your application will be referred to the relevant School for assessment. Click here to see an overview of the Wits applications process.
– Please apply online. Upload your supporting documents at the time of application, or via the Self Service Portal.
– Applicants can monitor the progress of their applications via the Self Service Portal, view academic application status, accept an offer (once certified hardcopies have been received by SEnC), apply and check residence application status, and generate a fees estimate.
– Selections for programmes that have a limited intake but attract a large number of applications may only finalise the application at the end of the application cycle.

Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities are;
– Product Designer.
– Tech-Founder.
– Real-Estate Developer.
– Urban Entrepreneur.
– Graphic Designer.
– 3D Visualization Artist.
– PR and Communications Specialist.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for South African & SADC Students: $4,271
Tuition Fees for International Students: $4,271

*Students from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) member countries pay the same annual tuition fees as South Africans plus an International Registration Fee (IRF). The SADC member countries are Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
*Students sponsored by the Government of Rwanda will be treated as and pay the same amount as SADC students.
*Students from all other countries (Non-SADC) will pay the same amount as South African Students
*Diplomats and their dependents stationed in South Africa & International Wits employees and their dependents will pay South African tuition fees + International Registration Fee (IRF).

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Hilton Judin
Postgraduate Coordinator
 
Siphokazi Makhaye
Postgraduate Administrator