Chancellor College, a Constituent College of the University of Malawi, is inviting applications for various Postgraduate Programmes

Chancellor College, a Constituent College of the University of Malawi, is inviting applications for various Postgraduate Programmes

CHANCELLOR COLLEGE
POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES

SEPTEMBER 2020 INTAKE

Chancellor College, a Constituent College of the University of Malawi, is inviting applications for various Postgraduate Programmes which will commence in September 2020.

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR MASTER’S DEGREES

The following are the minimum application requirements for all Master’s degree programmes:
A letter of application or a filled PG1 form to be downloaded from our website <www.cc.ac.mw>
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with at least a credit. Candidates with a strong pass (average of 55% above) may be considered.
A detailed CV.
Certified or notarized copies of academic transcripts and certificates.
Two letters of reference from traceable referees (one of which shall be an academician) and to be submitted in sealed envelopes or as PDF attachment.
A copy of bank deposit slip for application fee of MK10,000 for Malawian nationals and US$50 for international applicants. Please indicate the name of the programme you are applying for and deposit the money into the following account: Chanco Sundry Income, Account No: 282553, held at the National Bank of Malawi, Zomba Service Centre.
Evidence of sponsorship: Preference will be given to applicants who will present credible evidence of funding for their studies.

NOTE: Specific programmes may have additional requirements which must be complied with. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

GENERAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR PHD DEGREES

In addition to the general requirements above, applications for doctoral degree programmes should meet the following minimum conditions:
A good Master’s degree from an accredited university. Candidates with work experience will have an added advantage.
A concept note detailing the proposed research topic in terms of objectives, approach and research questions.
Sample of applicant’s written academic work.

Conditions of admission
Unless specifically indicated, all Masters’ programmes are full-time and will run for 24 months. The first year is for course work while the second year is for research and thesis writing. PhD programmes run for 3 years (full time) and up to 5 years (part-time).

The tuition fees cover costs of registration, examinations, supervision and institutional overheads. Students are expected to meet costs of research, accommodation, meals, medical cover, books, stationery and learning materials.

The College does not provide accommodation and the students will be required to look for their own accommodation outside the campus.

All programmes operate on a no-fees no-classes basis. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate how they will support their studies either through a letter of commitment from their sponsors or a bank statement.

SPECIFIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR PROGRAMMES

The specific details of the advertised programmes are available on www.cc.ac.mw

Details of the advertised programmes are as follows:

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

Names of Programmes:
M.Ed. in Policy, Planning and Leadership;
M.Ed. in Testing, Measurement and Evaluation;
M.Ed. in Educational Psychology and
M.Ed. in Sociology of Education

DEPARTMENT OF CURRICULUM STUDIES

Name of Programme:
PhD in Curriculum Studies (Language Education)

FACULTY OF HUMANITIES

DEPARTMENT OF PHILOSOPHY

Name of Programmes:
Master of Arts in Applied Ethics
Master of Arts in Philosophy (Research)

DEPARTMENT OF AFRICAN LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS

Names of Programmes:
MA in Pure Linguistics
MA in Applied Linguistics
PhD in Pure Linguistics
PhD in Applied Linguistics

DEPARTMENT OF THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES

Name of Programme:
Master of Arts in Theology and Religious Studies
DEPARTMENT OF FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS
Name of Programme:
Master of Arts in Theatre and Media Communications in Development (MA TMCD)

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

Names of programmes:

Master of Science in Environmental Science (MES)
Master of Science in Water Resources Modelling and Governance

DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY

Name of Programmes:
Master of Science in Applied Chemistry (by Research)
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry (by Research)

DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY AND EARTH SCIENCES

Name of Programmes:
Master of Science in Geography and Earth Sciences (by Research)
Doctor of Philosophy in Geography (by Research)
Doctor of Philosophy in Earth Sciences (by Research)

DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Names of Programme:
Master of Science in Conservation Biology
Master of Science Biological Sciences (by Research)
Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences (by Research)

DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Names of Programme:
Master of Science in Informatics

Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science

Doctor of Philosophy in Information Systems

DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

Names of programmes:

Master of Science in Biostatistics
Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences
Doctor of Philosophy Programmes (by Research)

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

Name of Programme:
Master of Science in Food Science

4. FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

Name of Programmes:
Master of Arts in Development Studies
PhD in Development Studies

DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS

Names of Programmes:
Master of Arts in Economics

DEPARTMENT OF POLITICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE STUDIES

Names of Programme:
Master of Public Administration and Management (MPAM)
Master of Arts in Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations (MA HRM&IR)
Master of Arts in Political Science

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIOLOGY

PhD in Sociology (by Research)

PROCEDURE FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATIONS

Only short-listed applications will be acknowledged. Those who were previously offered a place but did not reserve their places should re-apply.

All applications should clearly state the programme applied for and should reach the following address by Friday, 24th January, 2020. This includes Electronic Applications.

The Registrar
Chancellor College
P.O. Box 280, Zomba
For further details, please refer to www.cc.ac.mw

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