University of Johannesburg Bridging Course

By | October 19, 2023

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University of Johannesburg Bridging Course

The University of Johannesburg offers a few extended degrees options such as the Extended Bcom Degree. This is an option for candidates who do not meet the minimum requirements for a regular BCom degree at UJ. In this course, the degree is extended by one year, in which the student will have one year of ‘foundation courses’. The University of Johannesburg also offers various extended humanities degrees.



  • All Bachelor of Arts degrees


  • National Diplomas: Human Resource Management, Logistics, Management, Small Business Management, Transportation Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce General


  • National Diploma: Building, Metallurgy, Industrial, Mechanical, Management Services.
  • Bachelor of Engineering: B-Com Engineering, Electronical, Mechanical & Civil Engineering

Admission Requirements | Extended, Bridging and Adv. Diploma.

Extended BCom (Economics and Econometrics) The minimum admission requirement for a bachelor’s degree is a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a minimum of 30% in the language of learning and teaching of the higher education institution as certified by Umalusi, coupled with an achievement rating of 4 or better in four subjects from the designated 20-credit subject list. (Government Notice, No. 751, 11 July 2008) … FULL REQUIREMENTS

Bridging Programme in Economics This one year bridging program gives students the possibility to apply for an Honours Degree in Economics (General). If you wish to participate in the bridging program you will need to apply for this course. Applications must be done online. Additional information can be found on the UJ website and any additional enquiries can be sent to Dr Peter Baur (peterb[at] … FULL REQUIREMENTS

Advanced Diploma in Economics The entry requirements for the Advance Diploma in Economies are a Diploma, National Diploma or BTech with Economics as a major up to 3rd year level (with an average of 55% for Economics 3 AND an overall average of 55% for the relevant qualification AND a minimum APS score of 4 for Mathematics)….FULL REQUIREMENTS

To find out more about these degrees please contact: 011 5592197 or email: