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Course Information and Fees

MEd: EDUCATION magister educationis


MEd: (magister educationis)

The aim of this programme is to equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to conduct independent research in education, training and development, and to contribute significantly to knowledge production through the understanding, application and evaluation of existing and new knowledge.

Research-based Degree
Students conduct independent supervised research in a specialised area of education, training or development, and complete a dissertation.

Career Opportunities
This qualification is relevant to all educators at schools, technical colleges and post school institutions, as well as subject advisors, education development officers and district managers.

Admission requirements


For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements


For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Syllabus and fees

Sixth Year

640 ZAR
Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Two years

Course is offered on Bellville Campus.

Course is offered on Mowbray Campus.

Course is offered on Wellington Campus.

For any queries get in touch with:

Contact: Faculty Office
Telephone: +27 21 680 1585
Fax: +27 21 680 1509
Email: adonisli@cput.ac.za

Contact: Mrs S Du Plessis
Telephone: +27 21 8645520
Fax: 0867780400
Email: duplessisshi@cput.ac.za

Contact: Prof P Du Toit
Telephone: +27 21 680 1532
Fax: -
Email: dutoitp@cput.ac.za

NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2021 academic year and are provided to assist you in your planning.



This information is subject to change based on approval and accreditation of HEQSF aligned qualifications.

Admission requirements may therefore differ between the existing qualification and the HESQF aligned qualification. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page; however the University reserves the right at any time, if circumstances require, to make changes to any of the published details.