Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology Master’s by Coursework and Project
NM–AIST Master’s by Coursework and Project; This is a professional Master’s programme and a student will spend the first three semester’s doing coursework and one final semester in a pre-selected industry or NM-AIST laboratory to solve a pre-agreed problem of the industry or community. To be admitted into a Master’s programme by Coursework and Project at the NM-AIST, the following requirements will be taken into consideration:
(i) Possession of at least a second class Bachelor’s degree with at least a GPA of 3.0/5.0 or its equivalent or a postgraduate diploma with at least a GPA of 4.0/5.0 or its equivalent in an appropriate area of study from an accredited university or similar institution of higher learning. For an applicant holding unclassified degrees (e.g. M.D, BVM & DDS) should have at least an overall of “C” grade and an average of “B” grade in the relevant subject or field of his/her specialization and working experience in related field (as guided by relevant School) will be added advantage.
(ii) The applicant must satisfy the programme and specialty specific requirements as specified by the respective School/Department hosting the programme.
(iii) The applicant may be expected to undergo an entry assessment by a panel appointed by the host School/Department, which may take one of the following methods:
(1) personal interview,
(2) written assessment, or
(3) interview plus written assessment.
NM–AIST Master’s by Coursework