Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST)

CREST hosts five post-graduate programmes in Monitoring and Evaluation Studies and Science and Technology Studies.

The Centre also hosts the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Scientometrics and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (SciSTIP) and the SARCHI Chair in Science Communication (SciCOM).

Master’s degree with a specialisation in Science and Public Engagement in 2020

Stellenbosch University offers an M.Phil. Programme in the field of science and technology studies, with a specialisation in science and public engagement. Interested applicants should apply online on or before 31 August 2019 (non-South African citizens) and 30 September 2019 (South African citizens).

Master’s degree with a specialisation in Research Management and Evaluation 2020

Stellenbosch University offers an M.Phil. Programme in the field of science and technology studies, with a specialisation in research management and evaluation.

Interested applicants should apply online on or before the closing dates of 31 August (non-South African citizens) and 30 September 2019 (South African citizens).

MPhil Programme Science and Technology Studies (STS) 2020

CREST is inviting suitable applications for the MPhil programme in STS in 2020. Three different options are open to prospective MPhil students: (1) General Science and Technology Studies; (2) Research Management and Evaluation; and (3) Science and Public Engagement.

Interested applicants should apply online on or before the closing dates of 31 August (non-South African citizens) and 30 September 2019 (South African citizens).

DIES/CREST Online Training Course for Supervisors of Doctoral Candidates at African Universities

The course is presented over eight weeks. There are two offerings of the course in 2019, from 13 May – 8 July 2019 (followed by a practical assignment due on 9 August 2019) and from 14 October – 6 December 2019 (followed by a practical assignment due on 30 January 2020).