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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$2,865 /year
Applications Begin:April 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Commerce in Finance (BCom)
Start Date:February 2022
Academic Unit:College of Business and Economics
Campus:Kingsway Campus
Application Deadline: 30 September 2021
Programme Overview

The primary purpose of this qualification is to provide students with applied competencies in the mastering, analysis, interpretation and application of financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting principles in preparation for a career in the financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting fields as well as to provide a basis for further learning.

Students should be able to reflect on their financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of finance as practice.

Curriculum

First Year

Accounting 1A

Business Management 1A

Commercial Law 1A

Economics 1A

Introductory Mathematical Analysis A

Accounting 1B

Business Management 1B

Commercial Law 1B

Economics 1B

Financial Management 1B

Second Year

Accounting 2A

Business Information Systems 2A

Investment Management 2A

Taxation Planning 2A

Accounting 2B

Cost and Management Accounting 2B

Investment Management 2B

Taxation Planning 2B

Third Year

Cost and Management Accounting 3A*

Financial Planning 3A

Investment Management 3A

Financial Management 3B*

Financial Planning 3B

Investment Management 3B

Admission Requirements

– All programmes are presented in English only.

– All the programmes require English as a grade 12 subject.

– There are some programmes that accept Mathematics as a grade 12 subject.

– There are some programmes were either Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy are accepted as a grade 12 subject;

– Life Orientation is NOT included in the calculation of the Admission Points Score (APS);

– Compliance with the minimum requirements does not guarantee a place as the University has a specific number of places, as approved by the Department of Higher Education and Training, for new undergraduate first years;

NSC Suitable for Degree Studies

Minimum APS – 28

English – 4 (50%)

Mathematics – 4 (50%)

International

An Admission Point Score of at least 3

Application Process
Application Fees for South African Students: $12
Application Fees for SADC and African Students: $12

ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS

Please note the following:

— No application fee will be charged for online applications.

— If you have previously applied and have a UJ student number, please call the UJ Call Centre (011 559 4555) to ensure that your cell number and email address are captured on our student database. This will ensure you receive a PIN number to complete the online application process.

An applicant must go to www.uj.ac.za/Apply and select online web application.

PAPER APPLICATIONS

Paper application forms are available on request at a fee of R200. Please note, there is no payment required for online applications.

NB: If you receive a conditional acceptance letter, your matric results will determine final admission into the programme you have applied for. Only then will you be allowed to register.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for this programme include:
– Chartered Accountant (CA) or Company Secretary (CS)
– Lecturer/Professor
– Banker
– Government Jobs
– Human Resource Development Management
– Legal Adviser/Attorney
– Chief Accountant/Chief Internal Auditor

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Tuition Fees for South African Students: $2,865
Tuition Fees for SADC and African Students: $3,049

*The normal Tuition Fees for South African Students is R47,514

35% of the tuition fees need to be paid by April, and 100% by July.

All students must pay at least R3,870 before they begin their studies while students residing on campus will need to pay at least R6,470 before the begin.

*In addition to normal tuition fees, students from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) member countries and other African Countries pay a non-refundable ICT levy, a registration fee, and a non-refundable international levy of R2,000.

*In addition to normal tuition fees, students from the rest of the world (outside Africa) pay a non-refundable ICT levy, a registration fee, plus a non-refundable international levy of R17,000

International Levy Amount:
-SADC & Africa – R2,000
-Rest of the World – R17,000

ICT Levy – R430
Registration Fee – R610

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

For International Students:
**
International Student Tuition Fees = Normal Tuition Fee (R47,514) + International Levy (R2,000) + ICT Levy (R430) +Registration Fee (R610) = R‭50,554‬
-an upfront payment of 30% of tuition fees should be paid at registration.
-then 35% of the tuition fees should be paid by next 30 April.
-and the final 35% of the tuition fees should be paid by 31 July.
The University will offer a 5% discount should all fees be paid at registration.
Fees generally increase between 5 and 15 percent per year. Please contact the University in December to obtain the approved fees for the 2021 academic year.

Relevant Contact

 
Miss Z Yende
Faculty Officer