South Africa: university/college graduates 2015, by field of study and degree type

Number of students who graduated from postsecondary institutions in South Africa in 2015, by field of study and degree type

South Africa: university/college graduates 2015, by field of study and degree type This statistic shows the total number of students that graduated from postsecondary institutions in South Africa in 2015, by field of study and degree type. In 2015, a total of 40,830 students completed an undergraduate degree in business, economics and management studies in South Africa.
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Number of students who graduated from postsecondary institutions in South Africa in 2015, by field of study and degree type

UndergraduatePost-graduate less than MastersMastersDoctorate
Business, Economics and Management Studies40,83011,1311,643260
Education24,32911,858165303
Engineering12,4701,633344201
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences9,2393,409723253
Social Sciences7,3912,045249184
Law6,2211,03137484
Public Management and Services5,4381,06513278
Computer and Information Sciences5,3241,1887651
Life Sciences4,1701,90572293
Psychology3,8662,326177104
Physical Sciences3,7471,98471258
Agriculture, Agricultural Operations and Related Sciences3,40965170121
Communication, Journalism and Related Studies3,3936191716
Visual and Performing Arts2,7383833831
Languages, Linguistics and Literature2,6038536782
Architecture and the Built Environment2,38669221420
Mathematics and Statistics1,6995795666
Philiosophy, Religion and Theology645423120125
Family Ecology and Consumer Sciences577126130
Military Sciences0001
UndergraduatePost-graduate less than MastersMastersDoctorate
Business, Economics and Management Studies40,83011,1311,643260
Education24,32911,858165303
Engineering12,4701,633344201
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences9,2393,409723253
Social Sciences7,3912,045249184
Law6,2211,03137484
Public Management and Services5,4381,06513278
Computer and Information Sciences5,3241,1887651
Life Sciences4,1701,90572293
Psychology3,8662,326177104
Physical Sciences3,7471,98471258
Agriculture, Agricultural Operations and Related Sciences3,40965170121
Communication, Journalism and Related Studies3,3936191716
Visual and Performing Arts2,7383833831
Languages, Linguistics and Literature2,6038536782
Architecture and the Built Environment2,38669221420
Mathematics and Statistics1,6995795666
Philiosophy, Religion and Theology645423120125
Family Ecology and Consumer Sciences577126130
Military Sciences0001
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This statistic shows the total number of students that graduated from postsecondary institutions in South Africa in 2015, by field of study and degree type. In 2015, a total of 40,830 students completed an undergraduate degree in business, economics and management studies in South Africa.
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