Which postgraduate accounting degree is right for you?

A postgraduate accounting qualification is useful for anyone who wishes to be an expert in their field. There are a variety of options that include diplomas and an honours degree.

BCom Honours specialising in Accounting [CH001ACC01]

This programme is offered on a full-time basis and in conjunction with the courses in the Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting (PGDA), which is designed to supplement and enrich. The broad aim of the programme is to introduce students to academic research in accounting.

Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting (PGDA) [CG010ACC01]

This one-year programme prepares students for the Initial Test of Competence (ITC) set by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). The programme is only offered on a full-time study basis.

Master of Commerce specialising in Financial Reporting, Analysis & Governance [CM031ACC13]

The focus of this part-time qualification is real-world applications of theory. The aim of this degree is to enhance the skills required to achieve leadership in accounting and corporate governance decision making.