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National Senior Certificate (NSC)

Programme nameCodeSubject requirements
Higher Certificate in Business Principles and Practices(HBP132)NSC: HC pass with English (30%)
Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business OperationsDESB312Diploma pass with English (40%) and Mathematics (40%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of AccountingBAC322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (80%)
Bachelor of Social ScienceBSS311Bachelor pass with English (50%)
Bachelor of CommerceBM322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (40%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of Computer and Information SciencesBCIS313Bachelor pass with English (30%) and Mathematics (40%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of Public HealthBPH311Bachelor pass with English (50%)
Bachelor of Commerce in EconomicsBCEC322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (80%)
Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource ManagementBCHRM312Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (70%)
Bachelor of Commerce in LawBCL316Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (40%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (4 years)BEEE413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 31, English (50%)(4) and Mathematics (70%)(6) and Physical Science (60%)(5)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (5 years)BEEE413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 28, English (50%)(4) and Mathematics (60%)(5) and Physical Science (50%)(4)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (4 years)BEME413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 31, English (50%)(4) and Mathematics (70%)(6) and Physical Science (60%)(5)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (5 years)BEME413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 28, English (50%)(4) and Mathematics (60%)(5) and Physical Science (50%)(4)

National Certificate (Vocational) (NC(V))

Programme nameCodeSubject requirements
Higher Certificate in Business Principles and Practices(HBP132)NCV: HC pass with English (40%)
Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business OperationsDESB312Diploma pass with English (40%) and Mathematics (40%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of AccountingBAC322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (80%)
Bachelor of Social ScienceBSS311Bachelor pass with English (50%)
Bachelor of CommerceBM322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of Computer and Information SciencesBCIS313Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of Public HealthBPH311Bachelor pass with English (50%)
Bachelor of Commerce in EconomicsBCEC322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (80%)
Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource ManagementBCHRM312Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (70%)
Bachelor of Commerce in LawBCL316Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (60%)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (4 years)BEEE413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 31, English (50%)(3) and Mathematics (70%)(4) and Physical Science (60%)(3)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (5 years)BEEE413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 28, English (50%)(3) and Mathematics (60%)(3) and Physical Science (50%)(3)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (4 years)BEME413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 31, English (50%)(3) and Mathematics (70%)(4) and Physical Science (60%)(3)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (5 years)BEME413Bachelor pass with an APS score of at least 28, English (50%)(3) and Mathematics (60%)(3) and Physical Science (50%)(3)

Senior Certificate (SC)

Programme nameCodeSubject requirements
Higher Certificate in Business Principles and Practices(HBP132)SC: HC pass with English (33.3%)
Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business OperationsDESB312Without Endorsement with English (40%) and Mathematics HG (40%) or Mathematics SG (50%)
Bachelor of AccountingBAC322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (80%)
Bachelor of Social ScienceBSS311Endorsement with English (50%)
Bachelor of CommerceBM322Endorsement with English (50%) and Mathematics HG (40%) or Mathematics SG (60%)
Bachelor of Computer and Information SciencesBCIS313Endorsement with English (33.3%) and Mathematics HG (40%) or Mathematics SG (50%)
Bachelor of Public HealthBPH311Endorsement with English (50%)
Bachelor of Commerce in EconomicsBCEC322Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (80%)
Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource ManagementBCHRM312Bachelor pass with English (50%) and Mathematics (50%) or Mathematical Literacy (70%)
Bachelor of Commerce in LawBCL316Endorsement with English (50%) and Mathematics HG (40%) or Mathematics SG (60%)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (4 years)BEEE413Endorsement with an APS score of at least 31, English (50%)(D) and Mathematics (70%)(B) and Physical Science (60%)'(C)
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (5 years)BEEE413Endorsement with an APS score of at least 28, English (50%)(D) and Mathematics (60%)(C) and Physical Science (50%)(D)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (4 years)BEME413Endorsement with an APS score of at least 31, English (50%)(D) and Mathematics (70%)(B) and Physical Science (60%)'(C)
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (5 years)BEME413Endorsement with an APS score of at least 28, English (50%)(D) and Mathematics (60%)(C) and Physical Science (50%)(D)

Senior Certificate (Amended) (SC(a))

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About your APS score

Total results in the best 6 subjects excluding Life Orientation.

IIE MSA makes provision for bonus points for above average achievements in English, Mathematics or Physical Science

+ 1 APS points for 60% to 69% for English, Maths or Physical Science
+ 2 APS points for 70% and above for English, Maths or Physical Science

A total of 4 additional APS points are permitted

English Language Entry Requirements

English is the language of instruction at IIE MSA. Students who attended secondary education where the medium of instruction was not English need to meet English language proficiency requirements in order to be eligible for admission.

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

Please visit the website at https://www.iiemsa.co.za/iie-msa-executive-entry-requirements/

Contact us

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