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WPCS 2.1.2
Tuition Fees:$4,759 /year
Part-time Study:2 Years
Applications Begin:April 2021
Final Award:Master of Commerce (MCom)
Start Date:February 2022
Academic Unit:Faculty of Commerce
Campus:Upper Campus
Course Type:Master by Coursework & Dissertation
Application Deadline: 31 October 2021
Programme Overview

The programme consists of three coursework modules and three practical research components. The aim is to equip successful candidates with the skills to perform research, analysis and valuations in all the areas of financial management, including capital markets, derivatives, corporate finance, accounting and company valuations. Lectures are face-to-face, typically in the evenings and Saturday mornings, and thus requires a presence in Cape Town.

Curriculum

Course outline
– Topics in Financial Management
– Corporate Finance & Valuations
– Capital Markets and Financial Instruments
– Capital Markets and Financial Instruments Research Report
– Corporate Finance & Valuations Research Report
– Topics in Financial Management Research Report

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements
– An Honours degree or equivalent, ideally in finance or a related discipline.
– Two years of relevant work experience.
– Candidates may be required to present themselves for an interview.

Application Process
Application Fees for South African & SADC Students: $6
Application Fees for International Students: $18

How to apply
APPLY ONLINE
Postgraduate applications are only possible online and must be submitted at http://applyonline.uct.ac.za

APPLICATION ENQUIRIES
If you need help in completing your application, or advice about your choice of programme, contact:
Tel: (021) 650-2128 or email: admissions-pg@uct.ac.za.
The Admissions Office is located on Level 4, Masingene Building, Middle
Campus, and will where necessary refer you to a faculty office or department for more details information or advice.

Career Opportunities

Some career opportunities are;
– Financial Analyst.
– Investor Relations Associate.
– Budget Analyst.
– Actuary.
– Accountant.
– Credit Analyst.
– Attorney.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for South African & SADC Students: $4,759
Tuition Fees for International Students: $4,759

Please note that fees and payment requirements differ for local and international students. A further distinction is made between international students from the SADC region, international students from elsewhere in Africa, and international students from outside Africa. The following information does not apply to students registering at the Graduate School of Business (GSB).

Students must pay the Course Fees for the selected courses, plus an International Admin Service Fee of R4, 000 plus the International Term Fee where applicable
– International Admin Service Fee – R4000
– International Term Fee from outside Africa- R49900
– International Term Fee Non-SADC – R37263
– South Africa and SADC Application fee – R100
– Outside of SADC region – R300

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Francois Toerien
Programme Convener
 
Mrs Waleda Salie
Departmental Manager