University of Eswatini

Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural and Applied Economics

Doctor of Philosophy in Agricultural and Applied Economics

Duration:

The normal duration of study is eight semesters (4 years) for full-time study and fourteen semesters (7 years) for part-time study. The maximum duration for full-time study is eighteen semesters (9 years) and twenty-four semesters (12 years) for part-time study.

Overview:

The programme shall be conducted by course work, examinations and dissertation. A student is required to take, and pass, a minimum of 65 credits in order to graduate. These credits are distributed as 35 credits of course work and 30 credits for dissertation.

Entry Requirements:

An applicant seeking admission to the programme must have academic Master’s degree in Agricultural and Applied Economics from the University of Eswatini or related disciplines.

The University Calendar provides comprehensive information on the entry requirements and programme structure.