UKZN Honours Degree Requirements

University of KwaZulu-Natal UKZN Honours Requirements


An appropriate Bachelors degree; OR

Admission to the status of that degree in terms of Rule GR7 (a); OR

Attained a level of competence as defined by Rule GR7 (b);

A School/College may prescribe further criteria for admission to study. Consult College Handbooks on


A minimum of at least two consecutive semesters. Except with permission of Senate, all modules shall be completed at the University.


The curriculum for the Honours degree shall include a prescribed research project as one of the modules that shall account for a minimum of 25% of the credits for the degree.