Bachelor of Commerce

Programme overview:

Second Intake for 2024 is accepting late applications until 20th of May.
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Bachelor of Commerce next start date Next start date: 13 May 2024
22 July 2024
30 September 2024
21 February 2025
15 May 2025
Next New Students Orientation Date:
7 May 2024
Bachelor of Commerce study mode Study Mode:
Campus Full Time
Bachelor of Commerce study mode Campuses:
Cape Town - Mowbray
Cape Town - Tyger Valley
Durban (Umhlanga)
East London
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Nelson Mandela Bay

Remote and distant students join a campus where the programme is offered
Bachelor of Commerce duration Duration:
• Minimum: 3 years 
• Maximum: 5 years
• Minimum: 5 years
• Maximum: 7 years
Bachelor of Commerce support Support: Fully supported

Programme details:

NQF Level 7 | Commerce and Law | Degree | Degree: Bachelor of Commerce | Saqa Id: 120689

Business-minded? The multidisciplinary nature of this degree prepares you for work in any area of business. You will cover the broad principles of commerce and management, focusing on business management, human resource management, and marketing. You will also develop a sound foundation in accounting, financial management, project management, economics, research methodology, and organisational behaviour.

Our unique teaching and learning approaches will also help you develop essential skills for the world of work, such as analytical thinking, effective decision-making, working in teams, and communicating confidently.

At Eduvos we believe that flexible learning brings limitless possibilities that is why we use a blend of face-to-face Lecture-Based Learning (LBL) and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL). Our teaching staff is a mix of full-time academics and working professionals to ensure you benefit from quality academic and industry-specific inputs. You have access to campus resource centres, computer labs, and WiFi.

More information:

Entry requirements
• You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelor degree entry or an equivalent foreign secondary qualification on an NSC level with Bachelor degree entry approved by Universities South Africa (USAf).
• If you have an international school-leaving certificate, you need to provide a certificate of exemption issued by Universities South Africa (USAf).
• Alternatively, a prospective student should have successfully completed the relevant Eduvos foundation programme. On successful completion of the relevant foundation programme, students are required to apply to Universities South Africa (USAf) for a certificate of exemption in order to be admitted to a degree programme.

• Alternatively, a prospective student should have successfully completed a relevant higher certificate qualification.
From R67 400 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.

Eduvos offers flexible payment options

Programme accreditation
• Accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) of South Africa.
• Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).
• Internally and externally moderated by subject matter experts
Possible career options
Are you excited by anything to do with business?
The career choices for a Bachelor of Commerce graduate, are varied and employment options include:
Business management
Business consulting
Human resource management
Marketing management
This qualification is offered at the following campuses

Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Mowbray, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Durban (Umhlanga), East London, Midrand, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark

International students

International students are welcome to apply for this programme.

For international student requirements please kindly check International Students Admissions

Calling all students from Angola, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominica, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Qualification structure
This is an outline of the modules for this qualification per level.

Data for intake starting: 13 May 2024

    Bachelor of Commerce - Year 1
    Admission Fee (ADMIN2-B00) - Admission
    Financial Accounting 1A (COFAA1-B22) - Core
    Mathematics for Commerce (COMMA1-B22) - Core
    Business Management 1A (COBMA1-B33) - Core
    Economics 1A (COECA1-B33) - Core
    Computer Skills (ITSKA1-B33) - Core
    Financial Accounting 1B (COFAB1-B44) - Core
    Marketing 1 (COMKA1-B44) - Core
    Quantitative Techniques (COQTA1-B44) - Core
    Business Management 1B (COBMB1-B11) - Core
    Economics 1B (COECB1-B11) - Core
    Human Resource Management 1 (COHRA1-B11) - Core
    Business English (HUBEA1-B22) - Elective Module 1
    Business Law (LWBLA1-B22) - Elective Module 2

    Bachelor of Commerce - Year 2
    Admission Fee (ADMIN2-B00) - Admission
    Marketing 2A (COMGA2-B22) - Core
    Accounting 2A (COAGA2-B22) - Core
    Data Analytics (CODAA2-B22) - Core
    Human Resource Management 2A (COHRA2-B33) - Core
    Business Management 2A (COBMA2-B33) - Core
    Research Methodology (CORMA2-B33) - Core
    Marketing 2B (COMGB2-B44) - Core
    Accounting 2B (COAGB2-B44) - Core
    Business Management 2B (COBMB2-B11) - Core
    Human Resource Management 2B (COHRB2-B11) - Core
    Human Resource Information Systems (Sage: Payroll Certificate) (COHIA2-EXT) - External Certification
    Entrepreneurship (optional) (COETA2-B44) - Optional Module
    Human Resource Information Systems (COHIA2-B22) - Optional Module

    Bachelor of Commerce - Year 3
    Admission Fee (ADMIN2-B00) - Admission
    Work Integrated Learning (Commerce) (COISA3-B21) - Core
    Human Resource Management 3A (COHRA3-B22) - Core
    Financial Management (COMFA3-B22) - Core
    Research Literature Review (CORLA3-B22) - Core
    Business Management 3A (COBMA3-B33) - Core
    Marketing 3A (COMKA3-B33) - Core
    Research Design (CORDA3-B33) - Core
    Human Resource Management 3B (COHRB3-B44) - Core
    Research Data Collection and Analysis (CORCA3-B44) - Core
    Business Management 3B (COBMB3-B11) - Core
    Marketing 3B (COMKB3-B11) - Core
    Research Final Project (CORFA3-B11) - Core
    Business Management 3A (COBUA3-B22) - Core
    Financial Management (COMFA3-B22) - Core
    Marketing 3A (COMKA3-B33) - Core
    Business Management 3A (COBUA3-B22) - Core
    Human Resource Management 3A (COHMA3-B33) - Core
    Marketing 3B (COMKB3-B11) - Core
    Human Resource Management 3B (COHMB3-B11) - Core