Please Note
Any person planning to undertake research in the Faculty of Commerce at the University of Cape Town is required to complete this form before collecting or analysing data. This form is only for Masters dissertations (90+ credits), PhD proposals and staff research. Queries should be directed to the Faculty EIR committee servicing officer, Ms Shandre Swain (

It is assumed that the researcher has read the UCT Code for Research involving Human Subjects (available here) in order to be able to answer the questions in this form.

Students must include a copy of their ethics approval with the dissertation/thesis when it is submitted for examination. When registering your account, please use your UCT student or staff email address.

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.