12569 – 978(360)
The programme is presented by the Centre for Regional and Urban Innovation and Statistical
Exploration (CRUISE) of the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies.
Specific Admission Requirements
A Master’s degree in one of the following fields: Urban and Regional Planning, Development
Planning, Public Administration, Economics, Geography, Sociology, Demography or a Master’s
degree approved by Senate.
Closing Date for Applications
Apply by 31 October of the preceding year.
The programme focuses on systemic applications in the science of urban and regional systems.
12569 : Urban and Regional Science 978(360)
Assessment and Examination
A dissertation of approximately 90 000 words, that demonstrates your ability to create new
knowledge about an urban or regional scientific problemor to reinterpret existing knowledge about
a geographical problem. The dissertation is assessed according to the regulations of Stellenbosch
University in Part 1 of the Calendar.
Programme Co-ordinator: Dr DJ du Plessis
Tel: 021 808 3126 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Website: and www0.sun.ac.za/cruise