MTech in Extraction Metallurgy (Research - based)

General

Program Description

At this level, a qualifying student will be is competent in applying specialised knowledge and research methodology in a metallurgical environment,thus contributing to the research and development needs of the metallurgic industry and mining community. The qualified student will be able to register with ECSA as a Professional Technologist.

Qualification outcomes

The qualifying student should have the ability to:

  1. Initiate and execute applied research in a range of metallurgical activities to full completion.
  2. Function at middle to upper management level in a metallurgical environment.

Admission requirements and selection criteria

A Baccalaureus Technologiae: Extraction Metallurgy, or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard.

Conferment of the degree

The MTech: Extraction Metallurgy will be conferred on students who have completed the dissertation successfully.

Registration and Start Dates

Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.

All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.

End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.

Last updated Aug 2019

About the School

Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university i ... Read More

Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university is alive down to its African roots, and well-prepared for its role in actualising the potential that higher education holds for the continent’s development. Read less