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Human Resource Management, B.Com.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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Are you a great communicator who relates well to people? Do you have excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to ‘see both sides’? Studying Human Resource Management at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg may be a great choice for you.

HRM studies focus on people-related policies and systems. They are also concerned with change in organisations and industrial relations, such as recruitment, talent management, employee development and motivation, and compensation.

Career Opportunities

  • Consulting
  • Human Resource Management
  • Industrial Relations Management
  • Management
  • Negotiations
  • Recruitment and Talent Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Training and Development

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Management
  • Psychology
  • Law
  • Information Systems
  • Economics
  • Marketing

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • APS
  • 39+
  • English Home Language OR First Additional Language
  • Level 5
  • Mathematics
  • Level 5
  • Wait listing
  • Applicants with an APS of 35-38, as well as English 6 and Mathematics 6, will be wait-listed subject to place availability.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5070 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    2535 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2535 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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R47830 - 53940

Living costs for Johannesburg

  • 8434 - 12040 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

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