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PGDA entrance requirements for UCT students
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PGDA entrance requirements for UCT students

What are the requirements for UCT students who want to apply for the PGDA?

PGDA applicants are required to meet the following minimum admission requirements:

A graduate of UCT who has completed the prescribed courses for the BCom specialising in Financial Accounting: Chartered Accountant or the BBusSc specialising in Finance with Accounting in the minimum time to graduation.

Or a graduate of UCT who has completed the BCom specialising in Financial Accounting: Chartered Accountant or the BBusSc specialising in Finance with Accounting, who has completed the following courses within the preceding 2 years:

  • ACC3009 Financial Reporting III
  • ACC3022 Corporate Governance II
  • ACC3004 Taxation II
  • Either FTX4057 Applied Investments or ACC3023 Management Accounting II, 

and who has obtained an average mark of 53% within the preceding 2 years for the following courses:

  • ACC3009 Financial Reporting III
  • ACC3022 Corporate Governance II
  • ACC3004 Taxation II
  • ACC3023 Management Accounting II

The PGDA page contains more information about the courses.

Contact information for the PGDA:

Ms Olivia Europa (Postgraduate Administrative Officer)
Office:  4th level, Leslie Commerce Building, Upper Campus. 
Phone: 021 650 2258
Email: Olivia.Europa@uct.ac.za 
 

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