BTech in Human Resource Management

The BTech Degree is designed to expose students to strategic issues within the organization by focusing on Advanced Strategic Management, Advanced Industrial Relations, Advanced Management of Training, Advanced Personnel Management, Organizational Behavior and Research Methodology.

Admission requirements

A National Diploma in Human Resource Management or an equivalent qualification at NQF level 6, with Human Resource Management as a major subject as determined by the Status Committee with an average of 65%.

BCom in Human Resource Management


Human Resource Practitioners dealing with employee-related issues in organizations

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 Human Resource Management

The programme design and content ensure a combination of theoretical depth and advanced practical application, as well as honing specific performance enhancement skills.

The first study year is generic while students in their second study year can specialize in one of the following fields of study: Human Resource Management, Employment Relations or Human Resource Development.

Admission requirements

A potential student should be in possession of a BCom qualification on NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7 with Industrial Psychology or Human Resource Management as major modules on NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7. A module in analytical techniques or statistical methods on NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7 is strongly recommended. Access to the Internet and Computer literacy is compulsory. An average of 65% will allow a potential student to apply for the Honours course.

Duration of programme

Part-time: 2 years

Contact details

Name: Ms N Moodley / Tel: +27 (0)11 559 2159 / Email:


  • BTech / BCom in Human Resource Management: 3 years full-time
  • BCom Hons in Human Resource Management: 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.

Program taught in:
  • English (US)

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Last updated August 6, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Jan 2020
2 - 3 years
5,000 USD
Tuition estimate per year | Accommodation estimate: USD 2500 per year
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