Application and Registration
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DTech: Nursing


Doctor of Technology in Nursing

This full research qualification is aligned to Rule G25 and G26 and the guidelines in the Post Graduate Student Handbook. This 360 credit qualification is offered at the SAQA NQF Level 10.

Assessment and Moderation
Post graduate assessment will be aligned to Postgraduate policies and guidelines. Please refer to Rule G25 (4) and the Postgraduate Student Handbook.


In addition to Rule G24(1), persons must be in possession of an appropriate Masters degree, or have been granted status or advanced standing according to Rule G10 and meet the following requirements. Please also refer to the Postgraduate Student Handbook.

  • Be registered with SANC as a general nurse;
  • Be in possession of a senior certificate unless exempted by the mature age exemption;
  • Submit and have a concept paper accepted by the department.