Master of Medical Science (1) Schedule

Document Number000213

Faculty of Health

Classification

1. The degree of Master of Medical Science shall be a degree by research offered in the Faculty of Health.

Admission to Candidature

2. To be eligible for admission to candidature an applicant shall:

(a) have satisfied all the requirements for admission to the degree of Bachelor of Medicine in the University, or to an equivalent degree of this or any other university, approved for this purpose by the Pro Vice-Chancellor (or nominee); or

(b) have satisfied all requirements for admission to the degree of Bachelor of Medical Science of the University or an equivalent degree of this or any other university, with Honours Class I or Class II; or

(c) have satisfied all requirements for admission to the degree of Bachelor of Science with Honours Class I or Class II of the University or to a degree of this or any other university approved for this purpose by the Pro Vice-Chancellor (or nominee); or

(d) in exceptional cases, produce evidence of possessing such other qualifications as may be approved by the Pro Vice-Chancellor (or nominee) on the recommendation of the Head of School in which the candidate proposes to carry out the program.

Qualifications for the Degree

3. To qualify for admission to the degree, a candidate shall complete to the satisfaction of the Pro Vice-Chancellor (or nominee) a program consisting of:

(a) such work and examinations as may be prescribed by the Pro Vice-Chancellor (or nominee); and

(b) a thesis embodying the results of an original investigation or design.