The University of Pretoria aspires to be internationally competitive and nationally relevant. The Faculty contributes to this by ensuring that the academic and research programmes conform to the highest standards and that the national and international accreditation of its degrees by professional bodies is maintained.

Furthermore, the Faculty strives to ensure that the market value associated with its degrees will always be of competitive benefit to students. The key to the success of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences lies in its emphasis on the preparation of a new generation of business leaders, entrepreneurs, managers and government officials who can maintain an innovative outlook in their respective working environment.

Important information on undergraduate programmes for 2020

The following persons will be considered for admission: a candidate who is in possession of a certificate that is deemed by the University to be equivalent to the required Grade 12 certificate with university endorsement;

  • a candidate who is a graduate from another tertiary institution or has been granted the status of a graduate of such an institution;
  • a candidate who is a graduate of another faculty at the University of Pretoria. ƒ

Life Orientation is excluded when calculating the APS.

  • University of Pretoria website www.up.ac.za/ems
  • National Benchmark Test website www.nbt.ac.za

2020 Online Applications

Applications for study at the University of Pretoria in 2020 are fully online.

Application for admission to undergraduate study programmes for both South African and international citizens close on specific dates in the year preceding the year of study. Check the list of closing dates supplied below to make sure that you submit your application on time. To use the Online Application System you will need internet access, as well as an email address that you can access regularly, because as soon as you submit your online application, a student number (EMPLID) will be sent to this email address as confirmation of receipt.

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