New Course on Offer
Doctor of Philosophy in Economics (PHD Economics)
The Department of Economics in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University of Namibia is hereby calling for applications for the Doctor of Philosophy in Economics. The Doctor of Philosophy in Economics is offered by research only. The first intake will commence in February 2017.
- Candidates for admission Doctor of Philosophy in Economics must be in possession of a good Master’s degree in Economics or equivalent from a recognized institution of higher learning.
- The general UNAM postgarduate regulations regarding admission apply
Prospective students with qualifications obtained from an institution outside Namibia (or non-accredited institutions in Namibia) must submit a Namibia Qualifications Authority (NQA) evaluation for such qualification together with their application forms.
Please Note: this process takes at least 30 days and proof of submission to NQA will NOT be accepted.
Candidates must submit a research topic concept note (maximum two pages) together with the application form. No consideration will be given to applications without the concept note.
Duration of the Programme
The normal period of study for a PhD in Economics is not less than three years of full-time study. The general UNAM postgarduate regulations regarding maximum and minimum duration of study apply.
Applications should be made on the UNAM postgraduate application form that can be obtained at all Campuses and Regional Centres or download from the Univeristy’s website: Study @ UNAM > Application
Closing Date: 02 December 2016
For application, registration, course details and any additional information, please contact:
Faculty Officer, Centre for Postgraduate Studies,
Tel: +264 61 206 4615 or
HoD: Economics Ms Teresa Kaulihowa,
Tel: +264 61 206 3984