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Applications for the M Phil Programme

Admission requirements
Students must have graduated (minimum of 65% GPA) with either:

  1. An Honours degree or equivalent in literature, fine arts, philosophy and / or social sciences, or
  2. A relevant Honours degree (or equivalent) that has given them a background in the creative and performing arts, sciences, planning, engineering, economics, education, or law. 

The UCT online application can be found at www.uct.ac.za/downloads/uct.ac.za/apply/forms/pg_application_form.pdf.

Prospective applications will be assessed in October, prior to the official UCT admissions deadline of 31 October. Please send the following application materials to envhumsouth@uct.ac.za by 9:00 am on 15 October 2015.

  • CV
  • a transcript
  • a cover letter describing why you wish to study in this area
  • a 750-1000-word description of a research interest or specific project that links with Environmental Humanities South
  • ​the names of three referees together with their telephone numbers and email addresses.


Applications will be evaluated competitively by a selection committee and announcements will be made by 30 November 2015.

Contact us:

Email: envhumsouth@uct.ac.za