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School of Accounting




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"Perseverance Pays Off"


Hilton Sansom, BCom Honours student, Vice Chancelor Scholar recipient and PinnAcle Leadership Programme student, shared his story on how he persevered to succeed, with the PE Express. Click on the link Below to view the article.…/PE-E…/perseverance-pays-off-20151116-2



SA in dire need of qualified accountants

Studying accounting offers the prospect of a challenging and stimulating career and provides you with the opportunity to work both nationally and internationally.

Why study Accounting at NMMU?

  • The CA programme has attained the highest accreditation rating following the SAICA monitoring visit during 2009. We set the benchmark for teaching and learning for other SAICA accredited Universities;
  • NMMU graduates have consistently obtained outstanding results in SAICA's qualifying examinations. NMMU was placed 1st in the January 2015 Board 1 SAICA Examinations, with two of our students, Suzaan Van den Berg and Daniel Alfond in the top 10 performing students in the country;
  • We offer a high quality, relevant range of diplomas and degrees;
  • We teach the latest international accounting and auditing standards;
  • We employ inspiring, experienced staff who also hold top leadership positions in the accounting profession;
  • We maintain links with national and international professional accounting bodies;
  • We offer a student-centred teaching approach which means that students are provided with extensive academic support from staff and tutors as well as comprehensive and up-to-date course material; and
  • Our Alumni hold top positions in the auditing professions, finance departments, commerce and industry.

NMMU's School of Accounting offers an unbeatable combination that adds up to an obvious choice for anyone wanting to join the respected and lucrative world of business, finance management or professional accounting.


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 - Christian D. Larson

Contact information
Miss Lona Thomas
Marketing and Engagement Officer
Tel: 0415042620

Clayton Kensley
Marketing and Engagement Officer
Tel: 0415044690