Applications now open for MPhil in Social Policy and Development at UJ

Are you interested in developing expertise in understanding poverty, unemployment, inequality, gender disparities, social development issues, social welfare or social policy? And, do you work for:

  • A Non-profit organisation
  • A Government department
  • A Development Agency
  • In a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) department?

If you answered yes to some of the above, then this new offering at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) will be of interest to you.

The MPhil is a collaborative initiative between the Department of Development Studies, the Centre for Social Development in Africa and the Faculty of Humanities at UJ. We invite you to apply for our new MPhil in Social Policy and Development.

This cross-disciplinary Masters Programme is designed to help capable and motivated students find solutions to complex issues currently facing our country, continent, and the world. You will have the benefit of engaging with a team of experts and scholars locally and around the world.

1st closing date (31 July 2019) to be eligible for one of the scholarships on offer by the SARChI

2nd closing date (31 October 2019) applications made by this date will not be eligible for the scholarships – No applications will be accepted after this date.

For further enquiries, email: csdainfo@uj.ac.za

WATCH – CSDA Director, Professor Leila Patel discuss more about the MPhil:

MPhil in Social Policy and Development

WATCH: CSDA Director, Professor Leila Patel discuss more about the MPhil in Social Policy and Development If you have any questions about the MPhil, feel free to comment your questions below.

Posted by Centre for Social Development in Africa (CSDA) on Monday, 11 June 2018

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