Study Accountancy Through the University of Johannesburg Now


Applications to study Accounting at the University of Johannesburg are now open for 2022. UJ offers a full range of cutting-edge academic programmes in the fields of Accounting, Auditing, Financial Management and Taxation.


You can now apply to study Accountancy at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) in the 2022 academic year.

The following undergraduate programmes are available:

  • Bachelor of Accounting (CA-stream)
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

UJ offers a full range of cutting-edge academic programmes in the fields of Accounting, Auditing, Financial Management and Taxation.

Admission Requirements

UJ looks at the Admission Point Score (APS). The total APS is the sum of the achievement ratings of the six school subjects. Life Orientation is not counted in the calculation of the APS. 

  • Bachelor of Accounting (CA): 33 APS Score, 4 in English, 5 in Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting): 28 APS Score, 4 in English, 4 in Mathematics

Major national and international professional bodies, including SAICA, CIMA, ACCA and SAIPA, accredit UJ's prestigious programmes. The Department is continuously producing outstanding results in professional examinations.

Accounting is one of the oldest professions in the world and has, over time, been the career option of choice for thousands of people. The world of accounting is your gateway to an exciting career in commerce and industry!

Accountants can work in the private sector (for example, audit firms, banks and mines), public sector (national and local government departments and municipalities or state-owned enterprises), and non-government organisations (NGOs). 

UJ Accounting Degree


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