To apply for the Applied Ocean Sciences (AOS) taught Masters degree at UCT, you have to to complete both applications: 

  • First, you need to apply to UCT via their online application system: UCT application. Note that online applications for UCT open in April/May for the following year. Please refer to the UCT website for details on the UCT application process.

  • International students must also contact the International Academic Programmes Office (IAPO) as they will be able to advise on all the necessary documentation required to study in South Africa and any other related queries.

  • Secondly, you need to apply to us at MARIS: MARIS application

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 30 September 2023*. Successful candidates will be contacted by the end of October 2023.                    
*Please note that students wishing to apply for funding from the NRF will need to do so by 18 July 2023 (UCT internal closing date).