College of Agriculture, Engineering
and Science (CAES)


Research Masters and PhDs

The required registration fees are as follows:

  • Local students registering for tuition only: R 4 635
  • Local students registering for both tuition and residence: R 8050 
  • International students: 100% of the total tuition and residence fees for 2023. 

Those students who qualify for fee remission must ensure that they are cleared for registration by the student funding section of our College. 

Before registration can commence the following requirements must be fulfilled to register:

  1. Fee remission (qualifying full-time students only) or
  2. Registration fee
  3. International levy (international students only)
  4. International clearance (international students only)
  5. Bursary, Scholarship or Loan documents must be submitted for clearance with Funding Advisors.

There will be no on-campus registrations. Registration will only take place online.

Higher Degrees Office 

Howard College

  • Mr Kagiso Molekwa
    031 260 1668

Pietermaritzburg campus

  • Ms Jothi Manickum
    033 260 5811

  • Ms Tamlyn Skye
    033 260 6243

Westville campus

  • Mr Mpho Mkhwanazi
    031 260 2219
  • Ms Nombulelo Mdlaka
    031 260 3220