Forensic Accountancy from North-West University (NWU) helps students gain skills and knowledge in accounting, criminal- and civil law, investigations and IT. Investigations can include regulatory investigations (money laundering and bribery), criminal and civil investigations, as well as strategies to prevent and detect commercial crimes such as fraud risk assessments and forensic data analytics.
Internal forensic divisions at corporates (banks, insurance, etc.)
Government institutions and regulatory bodies
Forensic divisions of auditing, consulting or legal firms
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Accountancy, Auditing, Tax and supportive modules on the level of Chartered Accountancy;
Law modules (e.g. Criminal Law, Law of Criminal and Civil Procedure, Law of Evidence, Labour Law);
Forensic investigative modules
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesAccounting Forensic Accounting
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- APS: 36
- Mathematics: Level 5 (60%)
- A Language: Level 5 (60%)
- South Africans must first successfully complete the SANSC (South African National Senior Certificate) examinations.
- All students who are either completing or have completed their schooling outside of South Africa and / or through an alternate educational system must ascertain whether they have also earned “matriculation exemption”. In this regard, the SAMB regulates admission to first degree studies by ensuring all students who did not complete a SANSC but who have an equivalent university entrance qualification, comply with the requisite criteria.
International472 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 472 USD per year during 36 months.
National472 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 472 USD per year during 36 months.
Off-Campus Students - 7740 R
Living costs for Mankoeng
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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