Higher Degree by Research Course Codes

Faculty of Arts and Education

COURSE PROGRAM/COURSE CODE ABBREVIATION
Doctor of Philosophy 1901AA PhD
Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology) 1901PY PhD
Doctor of Philosophy by Publication 1905AA PhD
Doctor of Communication 1901CO DComm
Doctor of Ministry 1902DM DMin
Doctor of Social Work 1911SW DSW
Master of Arts (Honours) 1802AA MArts
Master of Social Science (Honours) 1801AA MSSc(Hons)
Master of Theology (Honours) 1860TH MTh(Hons)

Faculty of Business

COURSE PROGRAM/COURSE CODE ABBREVIATION
Doctor of Philosophy 2901AA PhD
Doctor of Philosophy by Publication 2905AA PhD
Doctor of Business Administration 2902BA DBA
Doctor of Information Technology (Pre 2012)  2901IT DIT
Doctor of Information Technology (Post 2012) 2912IT DIT
Master of Commerce (Honours) 2801CH MCom(Hons)
Master of Computational Modeling 2709CM MCompMod

Faculty of Education

COURSE PROGRAM/COURSE CODE ABBREVIATION
Doctor of Philosophy 3901AA PhD
Doctor of Philosophy (by Publication) 3905AA PhD
Doctor of Information Management 3901IM DIT
Doctor of Education 3902AA EdD

Faculty of Science

COURSE (HEALTH) PROGRAM/COURSE CODE ABBREVIATION
Doctor of Philosophy (by Publication) 4905HS PhD
Doctor of Philosophy (Lab Based) 4901AB PhD
Doctor of Philosophy (Non Lab Based) 4901AA PhD
Doctor of Health Science 4901HS DHlthSc
Master of Health Science (Honours) (Lab Based) 4802AB MHlthSc(Hons)
Master of Health Science (Honours) (Non Lab Based) 4802AA MHlthSc
COURSE (SCIENCE) PROGRAM/COURSE CODE ABBREVIATION 
Doctor of Philosophy (by Publication) 4905SC PhD
Doctor of Philosophy (Lab Based) 5901SC PhD
Doctor of Philosophy (Non Lab Based) 5901AG PhD
Doctor of Sustainable Agriculture 5928SA DSustAgric
Master of Philosophy (Lab Based) 5801PH MPhil
Master of Philosophy (Non Lab Based) 5802PH MPhil
Master of Applied Science (Hons) 4801BL MAppSci(Hons)