What entry requirements will I need to study this Honours degree?
• An appropriate Bachelor’s Degree; OR
• An appropriate Advanced Diploma, provided that a 360 credit Diploma OR appropriate equivalent has been completed.
Candidates are normally required to have a minimum final year average of 60% in their third year modules 1 (NQF7) for the aforementioned prerequisite qualification. Those with a final year average of 58-59% may be considered but will be conditionally admitted.
An appropriate degree would be a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) or Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) or equivalent qualification(s), with one of the management disciplines at
NQF level 7.
Candidates must have completed a foundation research module at the undergraduate level, preferably at NQF level 7. Those who have not completed a foundation research module at undergraduate level will be required to do The IIE Introduction to Research SLP and to demonstrate an understanding of basic research before they can commence their research report
Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Candidates can demonstrate suitability for admission in terms of Senate’s resolution 6.6 of 20 October 2005 which allows for Senate’s discretionary conditional admission (if applicable).
Students can achieve this qualification in part through recognition of prior learning. The IIE RPL Policy (IIE010) and the IIE Academic Credit and Qualification Completion Policy (IIE004) guide this process.
Please note, requirements for entry to this qualification are correct at the time of printing, however, these may change. At the time of registration, please check that the entry requirements have not changed.
If you are an international student, you must ensure that:
- you have an equivalent qualification to the aforementioned which has been
evaluated by South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA);
- you have a valid study visa issued in the name of The IIE that covers the duration of