• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Did you know, to become an Industrial and Organisational Psychologist (IOP), a Human Resource Practitioner or Manager (HRM), or a Labour Relations Officer (LRM), you can apply for BCom (Human Resource Management ).

Career Opportunities for Human Resource Management degree offered at University of Pretoria

Human resource practitioners, human resource consultants, mediators, labour relations specialists, human resource managers, personnel managers, training officers, liaison officers, psychometrists and industrial psychologists. In their capacity as human resource practitioners, graduates will be responsible for matters such as developing human resource strategies and policies, human resource planning, recruitment and selection of employees, training and development of staff, labour relations and personnel administration.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    411 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial and organisational psychology 
  • Economics  
  • Financial accounting 
  • Business management 
  • Statistics 
  • Business Law

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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.

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

  • International

    3340 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3340 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

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

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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