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MMM Degree

MMM RPL Process

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Closing date: 29 September 2023

MMM Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Process

The purpose of the Master in Maritime Management is to enhance specialised skills and experience in the maritime business and management arena in leading aspiring and existing role-players in the maritime sector. A Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process (candidates admitted according to an RPL process cannot comprise more than 10% per intake).

It must be noted that applicants who do not meet the direct admission requirements as stipulated, but who can demonstrate experiential or work-based learning at an equivalent level (NQF 8) may be considered for RPL. This is provided a properly structured assessment of the prior learning is conducted in terms of the Nelson Mandela University RPL Policy. Such candidates may be required to broaden their knowledge base by enrolling for identified preliminary modules prior to admission or parallel modules after admission.

Candidates may also apply for exemption from certain modules on the grounds of credits obtained through relevant programmes of study.