MM By Research

Make the pursuit of knowledge your ultimate goal with the Master of Management by Research – a programme aimed at honours and post-graduate students seeking to further build on their qualifications in a related field of study. Awarded on the basis of a supervised thesis, the MM in Research offers focused analysis in the areas of finance, management and work-related disciplines, giving students the opportunity to expand their horizons and continue down the path of higher learning and understanding.




Here are the entry requirements for this programme

  • A bachelor’s degree with honours (1st grade or upper 2nd class grade)
  • An outline of your proposed research (2 000 to 3 000 words)
  • High level of motivation and commitment
  • Letter of motivation
  • CV
  • A 12-page proposal
Course details


1 – 2 years

Start Date:

July 2022

Applications Open:

01 January 2022

Course Fee:

124 350.00 ZAR

Application Fee:

200.00 ZAR 

Acceptance Fee:

15 000.00 ZAR (offset from course fee)

Application Support:

Programme Enquiries

Applications Notice:

You will be redirected to the University of the Witwatersrand online applications page. Please follow the instructions that listed on that page.