We would like to congratulate you on being the parent/guardian of a future IIE MSA student, and welcome you into the IIE MSA family!
We are proud of all our students’ successes and understand that the support of their families plays a huge role in helping them to achieve. The journey from school into higher education is a challenging yet rewarding experience and we know that you will be there every step of the way. That is why we believe that it is essential to partner with you, the parents of our students, especially as they enter into their first year.
Our academic environment is designed to provide quality, personalised learning, practical skills and critical thinking. Our approach is designed around our students, with the aim of creating opportunities for the application of theoretical concepts to actual work related activities. These activities may include on-campus and off-campus projects such as community engagement, experiential learning internships and service learning opportunities.
Our modern and secure campus is a safe space that offers a variety of state-of-the-art facilities to help students feel at home and allow them to maximise their potential, including our library, extensive online databases, free, fast Wi-Fi and multiple PC Labs. There is also 24-hour security with access control and secure on-site parking.
We embody a globally-minded outlook, with students from over 50 different nationalities on campus, making IIE MSA a unique cultural melting pot.
We look forward to welcoming you onto campus and to our continued partnership throughout the coming years.
Professor Alwyn Louw
President and Academic President
|2019 Key Enrolment Dates|
|Early enrolment||2 Jan – 15 Feb|
|Enrolment Week||18 Feb – 22 Feb|
|Orientation week||25 Feb – 1 Mar|
|Semester one classes begin||4 Mar – 31 May|
|Mid-semester break||19 – 26 Apr|
|Swot Vac||3 – 7 Jun|
|Exams||10 – 28 Jun|
|Results published||15 July 2019|
|Deferred and supplementary exams||12 – 16 Aug|
|Orientation week (mid-year)||22 – 26 Jul|
|Semester two classes begin||29 Jul – 25 Oct|
|Mid-semester break||30 Sep – 4 Oct|
|Swot Vac||28 Oct – 1 Nov|
|Exams||4 – 22 Nov|
|Results published||09 December 2019|
Find more information on important dates at IIE MSA here.
There are several ways for students to apply for courses – online, by post, email, fax and in person. The application process is the same whether the student is a South African citizen, a registered permanent resident of South Africa, or an international student. More information on courses offered at IIE MSA can be found here.
Below are links to the following department’s contact details.
Enrolment and orientation are two weeks of events designed to help students officially start their IIE MSA journey, so it is important that they attend all the relevant events. We will help them settle in and provide them with information to fully prepare them for the start of classes and life at IIE MSA. You are welcome to attend the first day, where there will be a welcome session especially for parents. More information can be found here.
We are committed to providing learning opportunities for the highest achieving students, as well as those experiencing disadvantages (financial hardship). We also offer a variety of financing options. Find more information here.
Find out about fees and costs here.
Walking through the library doors or logging into the online catalogue through opens our students up to a world of books, databases, journals, online lectures, past exams, reading lists and much more. At the IIE MSA library, there are currently 56577 physical collections, 80000 electronic collections, 1200 networked electronic books and over 2000 online newspapers (100 Countries in 60 languages). Find more information here.
The IT services offered at IIE MSA include access to the student portal, a personalised email account for every student, access to free wireless internet across the campus and in IIE MSA residences, as well as help with any computing, networking or teaching support issues.
At IIE MSA we believe in learning and education as key tools in helping to positively impact our community and its members. The Community Engagement department facilitates and supports IIE MSA students and staff to partner with various stakeholders in the region to meet the diverse social, and education needs of our communities.
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