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WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$2,865 /year
Applications Begin:April 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Commerce in Industrial Psychology (BCom)
Start Date:February 2022
Academic Unit:College of Business and Economics
Campus:Kingsway Campus
Application Deadline: 30 September 2021
Programme Overview

The purpose of this qualification is to empower students to acquire knowledge and develop an understanding of industrial psychology as an applied science that focuses on human behaviour in the context of work.

Industrial psychology entails the application of psychological theories, principles and practices to optimise individual, group and organisational well-being and effectiveness.

This qualification provides a combination of theoretical and practical learning content to equip students with adequate knowledge, skills and critical reasoning capabilities to enter the field of people management.

Curriculum

First Year

Accounting A
Analytical Techniques 1A
Human Resource Management 1A
Industrial Psychology 1A
Psychology 1A
Accounting B
Analytical Techniques 1B
Human Resource Management 1
Psychology 1B
Psychology 1B

Second Year

Management 1A
Economics 1A
Human Resource Management 2A
Industrial Psychology 2A
Business Management 1B
Economics 1B
Human Resource Management 2B
Industrial Psychology 2B

Third Year

Business Management 2A
Human Resource Management 3A
Industrial Psychology 3A
Business Management 2B
Human Resource Management 3B
Industrial Psychology 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.

Tuition Fees Details
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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

 
Prof. Crystal Hoole
Head of Programme
 
Miss Z Yende
Faculty Officer
 
Prof. Freddie Crous
Head of Department