The PhD is by research i. While it is possible to be away from UCT at times during the PhD, we insist that students spend the first six months with us in order to develop their final research proposal. We also strongly recommend that students are in Cape Town for at least the last six months of their write-up.
Taking advantage of expanding global networks and our distinct vantage point in Africa, we are committed, through innovative research and scholarship, to grapple with the key issues of our natural and social worlds.
UCT will promote diversity and transformation within our institution and beyond, including growing the next generation of academics. The CSSR provides management, administrative and financial services, as well as assisting in realising its wide research remit - to interface between economics and other relevant disciplines.
The broad focus of the research activities undertaken are all concerned with issues of globalization, global value chains, industrialization paths, the role of knowledge intensive services, international competitiveness.
Any student can do any of the "Master in Economic Development" core courses or electives as a preparatory foundation for the PhD see below.
Master in Economic Development This programme is primarily designed for economics students and young professionals pursuing, or intending to embark on, careers in government, educational and professional institutions, private corporations, consultancy enterprises, or non-governmental organizations NGOs.
Their professional work will therefore be concerned with analyzing and addressing concrete economic problems. Graduates can also pursue a PhD in economic development.
Graduates will gain an understanding and appreciation of how the concepts of economics, political economy, and quantitative tools they have acquired can be applied to the analysis and policy solution of major economic and institutional problems.
As a candidate for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) you need to know the basic facts about publications, copyright and your thesis.
PhD by Dissertation The degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) is offered in all Faculties of the University. In the Faculty of Commerce it is a research degree on an advanced topic under supervision. The GSB PhD programme is an essential component of the school's research strategy and PhD students are a vital part of our research community.
You will graduate from the programme with an internationally recognised and respected qualification and. PhD in Psychology This is a research doctoral degree, by dissertation only.
Students develop their own research topic in conjunction with a supervisor, conduct the research and then write a dissertation of no more than 80 words.
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PhD in Psychology This is a research doctoral degree, by dissertation only. Students develop their own research topic in conjunction with a supervisor, conduct the research and then write a dissertation of no more than 80 words.