Undergraduate

Undergraduate

Whether you are looking to start your own business or to become a successful business manager, a degree in Business Management will equip you with the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to achieve your goals.

As an undergraduate student, you will learn about all the different business functions, including marketing, finance, human resources and operations. In addition, you will acquire an in-depth understanding of the key aspects of management, including strategy, business research and leadership. Our third year modules offer an innovative and dynamic approach to entrepreneurship by giving you the tools to improve your emotional intelligence - a key component in successful leadership and management.

Entry Requirements:

Admission into the ordinary (three-year) degree is subject to a successful matriculation (NSC prior to 2009) in approved subjects with a bachelor’s entrance pass, including a D standard grade or an E higher grade in Mathematics as well as English.  Minimum requirements for the new NSC include a level 4 achievement (50 - 59) in Mathematics and English Language with an overall bachelors pass.  However, applicants who have achieved higher achievements, i.e. a higher pass mark in both Mathematics and English Language are given preference in the selection process.  The minimum admission point score (APS) for entry on the NSC is 26 points.  Life Orientation counts a maximum of three points.

Admission into the foundation (four-year) degree is subject to a successful matriculation with a bachelor’s entrance pass, and meeting the minimum requirements for the new NSC including a level 3 achievement (40 - 49) in both Mathematics (or a level 6 minimum in Mathematics Literacy) and English Language. However, applicants who have achieved higher achievements, i.e. a higher pass mark in both Mathematics (Mathematics Literacy) and English Language will be given preference in the selection process. The minimum admission point score (APS) for entry on the NSC is 26 points. Life Orientation counts a maximum of three points.

The entry requirements are tabled below:

Bachelor of Commerce (Business Management) – 60018 (3 years)

Old Senior Certificate

National Senior Certificate (NSC)

Subject Requirements

Level of Achievement

Total Points

Subject Requirements

Level of Achievement

Total Points

Matric Exemption with:

English

 

 

Mathematics

 

D (SG) or

E (HG)

 

D (SG) or

E (HG)

 

35

English Language

 

Mathematics

4 (50-59)

 

4 (50-59)

 

26*

 

Bachelor of Commerce (Business Management) – 61018 (4 years)**

National Senior Certificate (NSC)

Subject Requirements

Level of Achievement

Total Points

English Language

 

Mathematics OR

 

Mathematical Literacy

3 (40-49)

 

3 (40-49)

 

6 (70-79)

 

26*