W&RSETA UJ Bursary

If you’re passionate about Retail and hold or are pursuing a Master’s or Ph.D. in Marketing or Retail, here’s a golden opportunity for you: the W&R SETA Leadership Chair: Gauteng Masters and Doctoral bursary.

Hosted by the University of Johannesburg in collaboration with the W&R SETA, this bursary aims to nurture skills development in the Wholesale and Retail sector through advanced studies.

About the Bursary:

  • Open to Master’s and Ph.D. students or prospective students.
  • Preference given to research in Wholesale and Retail, Retail Business Management, Retail Marketing, and Wholesale Business Development.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • South African Citizen or Permanent Resident.
  • For Master’s: Honours degree in Marketing or Retailing with a minimum of 60% in Research Methodology and an overall average of 60%.
  • For Ph.D.: Master’s degree with a minimum of 65% and 60% in Research Methodology.
  • Approved research proposal focusing on the preferred areas.
  • Proof of formal registration at the University of Johannesburg.

Funding Structure:

  • Covers full annual study fees.
  • Additional funds for data collection and language editing.

How to Apply:

  • For new enrolments: Follow the application procedure on the UJ Department of Marketing Management website by October 31st.
  • For current students: Download and complete the application form, submit it along with required documentation by July 31st.

Enquiries: For any queries, contact Sandile Maseko at wrseta@uj.ac.za.

Don’t miss out on this chance to advance your studies and contribute to the Retail sector’s growth and innovation! Apply today and take the next step in your academic journey.