Malawi University MUST Generic Application Form 2022-2023

Malawi University MUST Generic Application Form 2022-2023

Information about the Malawi University of Science and Technology MUST Generic Application Form for this Academic year. Applicants can find valuable insights regarding the subject on this page. Welcome to The above is information will assist you to make an informed decision.

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Brief History; The Malawi University of Science and Technology is a public university in Thyolo in South Malawi. It was established on 17 December 2012. MUST opened doors in March 2014, the first undergraduate programmes were: 1. Metallurgy and Materials Engineering 2. Chemical Engineering 3. Biomedical Engineering

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The admission requirement into the postgraduate programmes shall be:

A bachelor’s degree from any recognized institution of higher learning with at least a strong pass in relevant fields as specified in programme specification document. Applicants with 3 years plus relevant working experience at graduate level will be given a priority.
MUST PhD programmes will lead to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in a specific field of study as designed by school/Faculty or Department. MUST PhD programmes would provide students with advanced knowledge in key areas.

Admission to PhD programmes requires the completion of a Master’s degree in a relevant field from an acceptable university programme. Candidates with a Master’s degree in related fields may be accepted based on the assessment of MUST faculty members on the candidate’s proficiency in any specific field and assessment of an initial research proposal submitted together with the application form.

Admission Requirements

Candidates must have:

l.A good Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.

2.At least two years of work experience in a relevant field.

3.A letter of undertaking to pay the required fees from the applicants or their parent/guardian or sponsor with evidence of reliable source of income.

C. Tuition fee for the above programmes is US$5,000 or Malawi Kwacha equivalent per academic year.

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D. To be considered, applicants must submit the following mandatory requirements:

1.A completed postgraduate application form available at MUST registry (or downloaded on MUST website on under Media Centre, then Downloads)

2.A motivational essay of 500 words

3.Certified copies of academic certificates

4.Sealed academic transcripts

5.Proof of funding, for example sponsorship letter or copies of appropriate financial records for self-sponsored students

6.Two reference letters (one academic and one professional)

7.An original bank deposit slip of a non-refundable application fee of K10,000 for Malawians and US$100 for all non-Malawians. Payment of application fees should be made into the bank account provided below:

Bank Name:

Standard Bank



Account Name:

MUST Students Account

Type of Account:

Current Account

Account Number:


Swift Code:


E. Deadline for Submission of Application Forms

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is July 31, 2019. For enquiries please contact the Postgraduate Programme Coordinator, Mrs E. Ulaya on email: or phones: +265 1478279/ +265 1478000. Completed application forms should be sent to:

University Registrar

Malawi University of Science and Technology

P.O. Box 5196,




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