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Bachelor Blended

Financial Sciences

University of Pretoria

36 months
3340 USD/year
1670 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The purpose of this Financial Sciences programme from University of Pretoria combines three disciplines, namely Taxation, Internal Auditing and Financial Management into one degree with the aim of giving students more options for further study. 

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Students at the Financial Sciences programme from University of Pretoria  will be exposed to all three these disciplines as part of the degree, empowering them to choose their field of specialities at honours level.

Career Opportunities

Careers with a focus on:

  • Financial accounting: Financial accountants, credit controllers, SAIPA (South African Institute of Professional Accountants) and ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)
  • Financial management: Management accountants, management consultants, financial advisors, cost accountants and financial managers
  • Taxation: Tax advisors, tax auditors in public practice, tax policy designers, tax professionals, tax compliance managers, SARS auditors and tax risk managers
  • Internal auditing: Internal auditors, risk officers, forensic auditors, IT auditors, performance auditors, environmental auditors, compliance officers, government auditors  and  governance auditors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics 
  • Financial accounting 
  • Informatics 
  • Business management 
  • Statistics 
  • Taxation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application period starts on the 1st of May and ends on 31st of August


398 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants from countries other than South Africa must meet various admission requirements of which the most important ones are: the academic admission requirements and the equivalent certificate called the Exemption Certificate issued by the organisation: Universities South Africa (USAf).  
  •  School Qualification Certificate from the country of origin
  • Subjects passed on an exit-level

  • Certificate of Complete Exemption or Foreign Conditional Exemption obtainable from Universities South Africa (USAf)
  •  National Benchmark Test (NBT), if requested by the relevant faculty and/or South African Scholastic Aptitude Test
  •   (SAT) results, if requested by the relevant faculty

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3340 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    1670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1670 USD per year during 36 months.
  • SADC countries: $1 670-3 179
  • Non-SADC countries:$ 3 340-6 358

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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