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Master of Commerce


Faculty of Business and Economics
Master of Commerce (MCom)
Admission Requirements:
Admission requirements vary depending on the specialisation chosen. Please refer to the relevant specialisation for details.
Study Mode:
Full-time, Part-time
Attendance Mode:
Candidature Length:
Full-time: 1.5 years
Study Period Offerings:
Session 1 (March), Session 2 (August)
General requirements:
Minimum number of credit points 48
Minimum number of credit points at 600 level 16
Minimum number of credit points at 800 level or above 32
Minimum number of credit points at 800 level or above designated as Commerce 28
Completion of other specific minimum requirements as set out below

In order to graduate students must ensure that they have satisfied all of the general requirements of the award: see the general requirements listed above.

Specific minimum requirements:

Credit points

600 level

16cp from
Principles of Accounting (4)
Intermediate Financial Accounting (4)
Intermediate Managerial Accounting (4)
Business and Corporation Law (4)
Stochastic Methods in Finance and Insurance (4)
Statistical Modelling in Finance and Insurance (4)
Principles of Finance (4)
Mathematical Modelling (4)
Financial Statement Analysis and Modelling (4)
Work, Organisation and Management (4)
Intermediate Microeconomics (4)
Intermediate Macroeconomics (4)
Econometrics and Business Statistics (4)
Introduction to Marketing Management (4)

800 level

1 specialisation and 16cp at 800 level or above
2 specialisations