BCom / BCom Hons in Logistics Management

General

Program Description

BCom in Logistics Management

With a BCom in Logistics Management, you can have a career as a Logistics Manager, Consultant, Production Manager.

Admission requirements

  • Minimum APS: 26
  • English: 4 (50%+)
  • Mathematics: 4 (50%+)
  • Mathematical Literacy: Not Accepted

Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints.

BCom Hons in Logistics Management

This programme focuses on core aspects of logistics management, logistics decision support systems, supply chain management and business resource planning systems. Students also have a choice of modules to study as well as quantitative logistics and project management. Students are required to take Research Methodology to assist them in conducting research for the assignments in each subject. Industry advisory boards ensure the relevance of the subject matter. Students that have completed this course are often employed in the private sector, shipping companies, forwarding and clearing agents, the manufacturing, retail and wholesale sectors of the economy as well as in imports and exports.

Admission requirements

Student access will be provided to the student who is in possession of a baccalaureat qualification on NQF Level 7 that included Logistics as a major. A graduate student from another university must comply with certain conditions before being admitted to the BCom Hons (Logistics Management) on NQF Level 7. Please be advised that all Honours applications are subject to a screening process. Applicants will be advised if they have been accepted.

The following minimum admission requirements apply for BCom Honours (Logistics Management): (a) BCom (Logistics Management) Degree OR (b) BTech (Logistics Management) Degree, OR (c) Any other BCom with a major with comparable content, and as far as is necessary, complemented by an entrance examination, (d) Please be advised that academic performance in past qualifications will be taken into consideration AND (e) Adequate English language proficiency.

Duration of programme

Full-time: 1 year / Part-time: 2 years

Contact details

Name: Ms A Kasoojee / Tel: +27 (0)11 559 2464 / adeelak@uj.ac.za

Duration

  • BCom in Logistics Management: 3 years full-time
  • BCom Hons in Logistics Management: 1 year full-time / 2 years part-time

Registration and Start Dates

Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.

All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.

End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.

Last updated Aug 2019

About the School

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Vibrant, multicultural and dynamic, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) shares the pace and energy of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, the city whose name it carries. Proudly South African, the university is alive down to its African roots, and well-prepared for its role in actualising the potential that higher education holds for the continent’s development. Read less