School of Social Sciences

Postgraduate Information

Postgraduate Programmes in the Social Sciences

The School offers a variety of postgraduate programmes under the following disciplines:

Howard College  Pietermaritzburg 
  • Policy & Development
  • Political Science
  • Historical Studies
  • Sociology
  • Information & Library Studies


  • Students are encouraged to conduct research and publish at this stage of their studies

  • Students are provided with working spaces with up-to-date computers

  • Both these campuses have highly competent and qualified staff members to service the students academically and administratively.
What our students experience as postgrads