How to apply?

To apply for the double degree programme with Stellenbosch University starting in the winter semester you need to follow the application procedure for the MA in Development Economics. Same requirements apply (with undergraduate degree and undergraduate thesis being graded no lower than 2.5).

During the application procedure you will be asked to submit an additional letter of motivation explaining your reasons for wanting to pursue this double degree. Please submit this letter along with the rest of the application material.

Please note: You still need to write a separate statement of purpose for the Development Economics programme!

Students commencing the Development Economics programme in the summer term can apply by submitting their statement of purpose and transcript of records to Ms. Dagmar Sakowsky (dsakows(at) until May 15. Interested students already admitted to the programme will receive further information on the double degree during the introductory meeting for MA Development Economics in early April.