Report any gender-based violence related incidents to the following numbers | 021 959 6550 | 021 959 6301 | 060 980 0286

Emergency Hotline: 0800 029 999 | WhatsApp Support Line: 0600-123456   Go to the official site >>>

For more information and to donate   Click here >>>

Course Information and Fees

Doctor: RADIOGRAPHY(D Rad) (NQF Level 10) doctoral degree


Doctor: (doctoral degree)

The practitioner with this qualification will be a researcher who will make a significant scientific contribution, through independent, original research in a chosen field. The research outcome of the qualification is a doctoral thesis that complies with the generally accepted norms for research at this level.

Career Opportunities
Graduates find employment in academic hospitals, community health centres, private and public practice both nationally and internationally, research institutes, as medical representatives or in medical physics.

Graduates in diagnostic radiography can also start independent private practices.

Other opportunities include post-graduate study:

  • Other radiography disciplines to Post Doctor of Radiography level
  • In radiography discipline of choice to Post Doctor of Radiography level
  • Specialised short courses
  • Higher education qualification

  • 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

    Sixth Year

    640 ZAR
    Offering Type and Duration
    Full-Time / Minimum of two years

    Offering Type and Duration
    Part-Time / Minimum of two years

    Course is offered on Groote Schuur Hospital Campus.

    Course is offered on Tygerberg Hospital Campus.

    For any queries get in touch with:

    Contact: Mr Aladdin Speelman
    Telephone: 021 959 6538/6231
    Fax: -

    Contact: Ms Sonja Fortuin
    Telephone: 021 959 6538
    Fax: -

    NOTE: The fees in this prospectus are for the 2019 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.