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Tuition Fees:$2,670 /year
Applications Begin:March 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
Start Date:February 2022
Academic Unit:Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences
Campus:Stellenbosch
Application Deadline: 30 June 2021
Programme Overview

Knowledge is increasingly becoming the deciding factor in advanced economic activities around the world, spurred on to a large extent by the rapid progress in computational power. For organisations today, information is primarily computer-processed expressions of knowledge through which productive work is facilitated.

But because organisations are complex phenomena and because of the complicated nature of computer technology and the information systems they support, the management of information poses difficult but also fascinating challenges.

Please refer to www.informatics.sun.ac.za for more information.

Curriculum

First Year
Business Management 113(12), 142(6)

Economics 114(12), 144(12)

Financial Accounting 188(24)

Information Systems 112(6)

Statistical Methods 176(18) or

Statistics 186(18)

Theory of Interest 152(6)

Second Year
Information Systems Management 212(8), 224(16), 254(16), 262(8)

Third Year
Information Systems Management 314(18), 334(18), 354(18), 364(18)

Project Management 314(24)

Recommended elective modules Plus modules below to make up 120 credits.

Financial Management 314(12), 332(12), 352(12), 354(12)

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management 318(24), 348(24)

Logistics Management 314(12), 324(12), 344(12), 354(12)

Admission Requirements

Admission requirements

– Overall National Senior Certificate average of at least 65%, excluding Life Orientation

– Mathematics 60%

– One of the following:

– Afrikaans Home Language 50% or

– English Home Language 50% or

– Afrikaans First Additional Language 60% or

– English First Additional Language 60%

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

All the undergraduate programmes in the Faculty have the same application procedure and closing date, unless otherwise specified (see the relevant programme entries for more information):

– Apply electronically at www.maties.com in the year before your intended studies. Applications open in March. Please note that for the Diploma in Sustainable Development, you must also complete a departmental application form.

– All applications close on 30 June, except for the Diploma and the Advanced Diploma in Public Accountability, which close 15 December.

– The closing dates mean that your application must be finalised and all documentation handed in by these dates. No applications that reach the University after the closing date will be accepted. In the case of the Diploma and the Advanced Diploma in Public Accountability, however, you may contact the programme coordinator to find out about late application.

International Students do not pay application fees.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for South African Students: $2,670
Tuition Fees for International Students: $5,035

*South African students pay R44273 per year as tuition fees.
*Students from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) member countries, as well as Rwanda and Namibia, pay R60000 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 R60000 plus international tuition fees of R23940
*Students from the rest of the World (outside of Africa) pay R60000 plus international tuition fees of R50700

MINIMUM COMPULSORY INITIAL FEE PAYABLE BEFORE REGISTRATION (SADC) – R60000
MINIMUM COMPULSORY INITIAL FEE PAYABLE BEFORE REGISTRATION (Africa) – R83940
MINIMUM COMPULSORY INITIAL FEE PAYABLE BEFORE REGISTRATION (Rest of the World) – R110700

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Christo Boshoff
Departmental Chairperson
 
Mrs Marlene Mostert
Senior Departmental Officer