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About the School of Business & Economics

We prepare you to enter the fast-paced world of business with confidence and globally relevant real world experience. Our School offers undergraduate specialising in Accounting, Economics, Management, Marketing or Law, an Honours degree with specialisation in either Management or Marketing, a postgraduate diploma in Accounting as well as an MBA and a Master of International Business degree.

Our Bachelor of Business Science (BBusSci) (Accounting)

Our Bachelor of Business Science (BBusSci) (Accounting) and Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting are accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). If you complete both these qualifications you will be able to enter the first of the SAICA professional examinations and progress to becoming a Chartered Accountant in South Africa (CA(SA)). This degree is also accredited with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Our graduates are actively recruited and employed by top firms such as Deloitte, PWC, Ernst & Young, Bidvest, Standard Bank and KPMG.

The Bachelor of Business Science (BBusSci)

The Bachelor of Business Science (BBusSci) is a globally relevant, flexible degree that will allow you to shape your studies to match your career goals. Majors offered include Accounting, Economics, Management and Marketing.

The Bachelor of Business Science (Honours)

The Bachelor of Business Science (Honours) degree offers specialisations in Marketing and Management. This programme presents a structured introduction to conducting research and is useful for students who are considering further study at a higher level to begin practising sound academic research.

The Bachelor of Commerce in Law

The Bachelor of Commerce in Law will equip you with a well-rounded, broad education, a strong knowledge base, understanding of theory and methodology of commerce and the general rules of law. You will become familiar with the relationship between various aspects of commerce and the general rules of law.

The Bachelor of Business Science (Honours)

The Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting

The Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting is a Certificate in Theory of Accounting (CTA) which will enable you to progress to the first of the SAICA professional exams in pursuit of your qualification as a Chartered Accountant. You will gain a deeper understanding of financial reporting, management accounting, finance, tax, corporate governance, and auditing.

The Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is a professional degree designed to provide a high level of theoretical engagement, intellectual independence and the ability to resolve complex business problems in an innovative way. This professional MBA embraces the ‘use it now’ concept where you will be able to apply everything that you learn immediately in your job. This degree will also equip you with the relevant skills and knowledge you need to progress to higher levels in your career.

The Master of International Business (MIB)

The Master of International Business (MIB) degree will advance your business and management knowledge and give you the skills to operate from a global perspective. Specifically designed for recent graduates or those in the early stages of their career, this degree will build on your undergraduate credentials and further strengthen your business skills. You will develop vital skills in communications and negotiations across cultures and develop the capacity for advanced analysis of firm internationalisation, international trade, global investment, and corporate strategy.

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