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WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$2,523 for the full programme
Part-time Study:2 Years
Applications Begin:April 2021
Final Award:Master of Arts (MA)
Start Date:January 2022
Academic Unit:Faculty of Humanities
Campus:East Campus
Course Type:Master by Dissertation/Coursework & Research
Application Deadline: 30 June 2021
Programme Overview

The Master of Arts in the field of French and Francophone Studies is a 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time degree.

Curriculum

Masters by Coursework and Research Report
Masters by Dissertation

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements
Masters by Coursework and Research Report:

– A bachelors degree with honours from Wits or another university with a 65% total mark aggregate

Masters by Dissertation:
– A bachelors degree with honours from Wits or another university with a 65% total mark aggregate
– A supervisor from the Faculty of Humanities must be identified and approached prior to application

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;
– Translator.
– Interpreter.
– Publishing (editor)
– Resort staff.
– Flight attendant.
– Diplomat.
– French teacher.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for South African & SADC Students: $2,523
Tuition Fees for International Students: $2,523

*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

 
Miss Ayanda Zwane
Postgraduate Faculty Officer
 
Miss Madile Moeketsi
Postgraduate Faculty Officer