3 Years Full Time / 4 1/2 Years Part Time
Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
All full-time undergraduate degree programmes are offered over a minimum period of three years.
All part-time undergraduate degree programmes are offered over a minimum of four and a half years.
MGI’s BCom in Accounting
degree is designed to enable graduates to proceed into the accounting
and finance related fields. The degree is of a very high standard and requires dedication and hard work as students are required to write numerous tests and exams during the year.
Once the student has qualified, the degree provides the opportunity to proceed with a postgraduate qualification.
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountant
s (CIMA) recognises the MGI BCom in Accounting
degree and has accredited many of the subjects.
In addition, ACCA UK (Association of Chartered Certified Accountant
s) fully accredits the BCom in Accounting
degree. Students may proceed onto ACCA postgraduate courses and become certified chartered accountant
s in South Africa.
The syllabus comprises of three levels:
Students are introduced to the basic principles of Accounting
Students develop an intermediate level of knowledge and skills in the field of Accounting
Corporate Governance Practice
Financial Management III
Students who fulfill all the requirements for Levels 1, 2, and 3 are awarded the MGI Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
Cost and Management Accountant
Level 4 (Professional qualification of ACCA)
MGI is a tuition provider for the professional qualification of ACCA. For entry into ACCA’s Professional Qualification, students must be 18 or older and have gained the BCom in Accounting
qualification. Holders of this qualification must apply for exemption for all fundamental level modules.
Advanced Financial Management
Advanced Performance Management
Advanced Audit and Assurance
Students must also complete an online Professional Ethics course as part of their studies before applying for membership.
For more info
Midrand Graduate Institute
T: +27 (0)11 690 1700
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