Advanced Diploma in Accountancy

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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics 
Department: Department of Accountancy
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Advanced Diploma in Accountancy
Programme Code: ADIA01

Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 120
SAQA: 90562

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 31 October 2024

Campus: Auckland Park Kingsway

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555

Duration of Study: 2 Years

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The purpose of this qualification is to prepare the student for further learning in the fields of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation. The programme will also prepare the student for the job market by enabling a student to apply integrated knowledge and advanced conceptual thinking Skills to complex problems in Accounting, Auditing and Taxation.

Admission Requirements

In order to qualify for applying for the Advanced Diploma a student needs to be in possession of a National Diploma, obtained within the last three (3) years. In the final year of study, the student must have the following subjects: Accounting; Taxation; and Auditing or Internal Auditing. Students with a National Diploma must also either have; passed Maths for Diploma students; or have a score of 4 or more for Mathematics (NOT Maths Literacy) in Grade 12. Students, whom enrolled as a first year for a Diploma in College of Business and Economics (CBE) (previously FEFS) in 2015 or later, with an APS score below 4 for Maths or with Grade 12 Mathematic Literacy will only be considered after completion of the Mathematics for Finance and Business 1A and 1B modules offered by the CBE at the University of Johannesburg to all first year Diploma students.

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