BSc in Physical Sciences (Geology and Physics)

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative exploration with the BSc Physical Sciences at the University of Johannesburg, specializing in Geology and Physics. This program goes beyond traditional education, aiming to shape adept scientists capable of identifying, evaluating, and solving complex problems in the realm of physical sciences. As you navigate through this academic journey, envision yourself not only as a problem solver but also as an individual with the initiative and responsibility to make a lasting impact, both in South Africa and globally.

In a world shaped by scientific innovation, our program embraces current trends and envisions future possibilities. Beyond the principles and theories of physical sciences, we focus on the practical applications that empower our students. This program is more than a degree; it’s a gateway to acquiring the competence and research abilities that serve as a foundation for entering the labor market, professional training, and postgraduate studies in the dynamic field of physical sciences.


Immerse yourself in the full-time BSc Physical Sciences program, specializing in Geology and Physics, at the Auckland Park Kingsway campus. At NQF Level 7, this 3-year program offers 360 NQF credits and is accredited by SAQA (80375). Beyond the classroom, this program is a journey of exploration where you not only gain theoretical knowledge but also practical insights into the fascinating world of physical sciences.In the heart of Auckland Park Kingsway, you’ll experience a blend of theoretical learning and hands-on applications, preparing you for a future where your understanding of geology and physics can shape the world.

Admission Requirements

A minimum APS of 31, English 5 (60%+), Mathematics 6 (70%+) & Physical Science 5 (60%+)


  • Geology Core Courses
  • Physics Modules
  • Electives Tailored to Your Interests

For more information, please visit respective university web page link.

Future Career Outcomes

Explore the success stories of our alumni who have seamlessly transitioned into impactful roles across industries. The program aligns with industry demands, ensuring that your skills are not just relevant but also ahead of the curve. As you progress through the curriculum, witness your skills evolving to meet the challenges of an ever-evolving job market.

Visa Requirements:

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