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Course Information and Fees

MTech: HORTICULTURE (No new intake for 2018. Returning students only) magister technologiae

HORTICULTURE (No new intake for 2018. Returning students only)

MTech: (magister technologiae)

The aim of course is to produce a competent technologist who will be capable of conducting applied and fundamental research in the field of plant propagation, production, maintenance, landscaping and management.

The Master's degree in Horticulture equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to conduct research in horticulture, and to contribute to knowledge production through the understanding, application and evaluation of existing and new knowledge. The research problem, its justification, process and outcome are reported in a dissertation.

Career Opportunities
Similar to those listed for the BTech in Horticulture.

Admission requirements


For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

General admission requirements

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.

Additional admission requirements


For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Postgraduate admission requirements

Syllabus and fees

Fifth Year

Compulsory subject(s):
9340 ZAR
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / One year

Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Two years

Course is offered on Bellville Campus. (In the process of consolidating on the Belville campus)

Course is offered on District Six Campus.

For any queries get in touch with:

Contact: Louise van Wyk (Faculty Office)
Telephone: +27 21 959 6818
Fax: -
Email: vanwykl@cput.ac.za

Contact: Ms Denise Daniels (Secretary)
Telephone: +27 21 460 4208
Fax: +27 21 460 3854
Email: danielsdl@cput.ac.za

Contact: Ms Marianna Stephens
Telephone: +27 21 460 3176
Fax: -
Email: stephensma@cput.ac.za

NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2021 academic year and are provided to assist you in your planning.



This information is subject to change based on approval and accreditation of HEQSF aligned qualifications.

Admission requirements may therefore differ between the existing qualification and the HESQF aligned qualification. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this page; however the University reserves the right at any time, if circumstances require, to make changes to any of the published details.