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Tuition Fees:$1,901 /year
Part-time Study:2 Years
Applications Begin:March 2021
Final Award:Master of Accounting
Start Date:February 2022
Academic Unit:Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Campus:Stellenbosch
Course Type:Master by Dissertation
Application Deadline: 31 January 2022
Programme Overview

You must complete a research project according to the requirements set by the School of Accountancy. This project consists of a thesis and a related article publishable in an accredited journal. You must also attend a writing skills workshop about the writing of research proposals, presented by the Language Centre.

Curriculum

Thesis: Auditing

Admission Requirements

A BAccHons degree or Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting (after you obtained a recognised bachelor’s degree) from Stellenbosch University

or

an equivalent qualification from another university;

and

– Any additional preparatory work approved by Senate for this purpose. Further requirements

– At least 60% for Auditing, as subject and in general, during previous postgraduate studies.

– Registration as Chartered Accountant (South Africa).

– You must have knowledge of research methodology to be admitted to the master’s programme, including, where applicable, quantitative empirical research methods. The programme leader may require you to complete appropriate methodology modules before you start the programme.

Application Process
Application Fees for South African Students: $6
Application Fees for International Students: $0

You can apply quickly and easily using the e-application available on the university’s website (https://web-apps.sun.ac.za/eAansoek2/alg.jsp?Tl=1)

Paper application forms are available on campus for those without internet access.

Before you apply
Make sure that you understand the University’s Admission Policy, and the admission and selection criteria of the different faculties before you apply. The policy, criteria and guidelines are available at the Undergraduate Prospective Student website at www.maties.com, or you can contact Client Service on +27 21 808 9111 or info@sun.ac.za. For postgraduate studies, please visit the Prospective Postgraduate Student website at www.sun.ac.za/pgstudies.

Closing dates for financial assistance:
31 August: Applications close for Stellenbosch University financial assistance.

Closing dates for applications
International students: Apply by 14 September of the previous year.
South African students: Apply by 31 January of the year in which you wish to study

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Tuition Fees for South African Students: $1,901
Tuition Fees for International Students: $2,714

*South African students pay R31531 per year as tuition fees.
*Students from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) member countries, as well as Rwanda and Namibia, pay R45000 without an international tuition fee

The SADC member countries are Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

*Students from Africa (Non-SADC) pay R45000
*Students from the rest of the World (outside of Africa) pay R45000 plus international tuition fees of R25350

MINIMUM COMPULSORY INITIAL FEE PAYABLE BEFORE REGISTRATION (SADC) – R45000
MINIMUM COMPULSORY INITIAL FEE PAYABLE BEFORE REGISTRATION (Africa) – R45000
MINIMUM COMPULSORY INITIAL FEE PAYABLE BEFORE REGISTRATION (Rest of the World) – R70350

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Pieter von Wielligh
Programme Leader
 
Miss Nazli Daniels
Faculty Secretary