12 months
5304 EUR/year
2652 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Economics (Hons) from University of Pretoria aspires to be at the cutting edge of economic, financial and management education.


Economics (Hons) from University of Pretoria teaches you about research and community engagement within the national, African and global context.  

Students at Economics (Hons) from University of Pretoria will:

  • advance relevant knowledge 
  • be employable, innovative and diverse to co-create value for society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research essay
  • Econometrics 
  • Macroeconomics 
  • Microeconomics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Relevant BCom degree
  • Weighted average of at least 65% in Statistics and Economics at second- and final-year level

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5304 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5304 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    2652 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2652 EUR per year during 12 months.

SA and SADC countries citizens - 46 000 – 56 000 ZAR

Living costs for Pretoria

8592 - 10309 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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