As part of the course requirements, all candidates are required to write a dissertation on a topic that has been approved by the examining committee.

Copies of all Cape Wine Master dissertations are held in the SAWIS library in Paarl, and those in pdf format can also be viewed on the Cape Wine Academy's website.

Due to the year in which a lot of the older dissertations were written in, they are not (yet) available to download from this site in pdf format. Herewith is a list of all dissertations in chronological order (dissertations with downloadable pdf's are available here):