Postgraduate Diploma in International Taxation

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Faculty Website:   Faculty of Law
Department: Department of Mercantile Law
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Postgraduate Diploma in International Taxation
Programme Code: E4ITXQ

Medium of Facilitation: part-time
NQF Level: 8
NQF Credits: 120
SAQA: 102459

Application Start Date: 28 August 2023
Application End Date: 28 February 2024

Campus: Auckland Park Kingsway

Contacts: 0115592758

Duration of Study: 1 Year

Programme Fees


The intended purpose of this qualification is to develop the qualifying learners’ theoretical competency and to provide them with the ability to apply the relevant legislation in analysing and comparing the various tax systems and the application thereof from a jurisdictive perspective. The learner will be further equipped to define and analyse the nature and various forms from which tax can be derived and the legislative implications of simulated transactions as well as the conjunct anti-avoidance provisions. The purpose, furthermore, provides qualified learners with advanced knowledge and understanding of international tax law from the viewpoint of knowledge of and a critical analysis of the substantive law.

Career Opportunities

International Tax Advisor, Consultant, Manager, Lawyer, Tax Director, Director, Group Tax Manager and Senior Lecturer within international accounting firms, boutique specialist international tax practices, leading local and international law firms.

Admission Requirements

MCom (Taxation), LLB, LLM (Tax Law) or HDip (Tax Law) or aby bachelor’s degree plus extensive corporate taxation experience.

Selection Process

Based on the admission requirements.

More Information

Please use the following application Specific Token when applying: LAWSLP

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