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WPCS 2.1.5
Tuition Fees:$2,101 /year
Part-time Study:2 Years
Applications Begin:April 2021
Final Award:Bachelor of Commerce Honours (BCom Honours)
Start Date:February 2022
Academic Unit:College of Business and Economics
Campus:Kingsway Campus
Application Deadline: 30 October 2021
Programme Overview

The purpose of this qualification is to develop intellectual competencies and practical skills in the acquisition, interpretation, understanding and application of transport economic, management and regulatory principles.

The student should be able to take strategic decisions in the context of a transport organisation, or the transport function of a company, and to assess public sector policy decisions impacting on transport as a sector.

The student should also be able to reflect on his/her managerial decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of transport management and regulation. Students should be introduced to supervised research.

Curriculum

Transport and Land use

Planning

Transport Policy Formulation and Instruments

Infrastructure Studies

National and International Transport Policy

Research Project: Transport Management

Admission Requirements

Access will be provided to the student who is in possession of a Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) qualification on NQF LEVEL 7 that includes Transport as a major.

An applicant that completed a BTech degree / Advanced Diploma should have a 65% final year average (only considering NQF Level 7 modules) and an applicant that completed a BCom degree should have a final year average of 60% (only considering NQF Level 7 modules).

All applications will be subjected to a further selection process and space availability. Preference will be given to the top candidates when space availability is limited.

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.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for Transport Economics graduates include;
-Logistics management.

-Supply chain manager.

-Logistics manager.

-Freight forwarder.

-Warehousing.

-Stock control.

-Public transport planner/scheduler/modeler

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for South African Students: $2,101
Tuition Fees for SADC and African Students: $2,285

*The normal Tuition Fees for South African Students is R‭34,845‬

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 (R‭34,845‬) + International Levy (R2,000) + ICT Levy (R430) +Registration Fee (R610) = R‭37,885‬
-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

 
Mrs E Kriel
Programme Manager