Why choose Wits Our research focus ensures that students and staff operate at the leading edge of disciplines. We are also dedicated to providing quality training to postgraduate students.
Academic programmes Wits offers a comprehensive choice of postgraduate programmes across five faculties, intellectually stimulating research areas, excellent supervision and research support.
Postgraduate Affairs Office The Office runs writing retreats and research methodology and writing workshops, as well as a yearly cross-faculty postgraduate research symposium.
Postdoctoral Fellowships An ideal opportunity for young researchers to develop and undertake independent research across a wide range of knowledge fields.
Wits research news Our researchers are changing our society for the better in the fields of the humanities and social sciences, science, health sciences, and engineering and technology.
Reasons to be a Wits postgrad Become globally competitive and locally relevant with a postgraduate qualification from Africa’s leading university.
How to apply An overview of the application process. Contact the Student Call Centre if you get stuck during the application process +27 (0)11 717 1888
International Students Everything you need to know about applying to Wits and studying in South Africa.