4th Vice Chancellor Accountancy Students Top Achievers Awards

The University  of  Limpopo  Vice-Chancellor's Accountancy Students Top Achievers Awards is supported by First National Bank (FNB) with a 5 year  sponsorship agreement which commenced in 2011 to the value of R 1.5 million.

These  awards    have   increased    student   competitiveness    and performance resulting to increased pass and graduation rate in the School of Accountancy. For example,of the 75  students registered for the Bachelor of Accounting Science degree in 2010,36 (48%) are due to graduate in May  2014,within record time of four years. The  University's  pass rate   average is  22% while  the  national average is 15%.

THE 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY  LAUNCH OFTHESCHOOLOFACCOUNTANCY

For  the  past  five  years, the  School of  Accountancy  has been  a training  ground for students in accountancy profession. Amongst its milestone achievements, in October 2011, University  of  Limpopo through  SoA, became  one of  the historically disadvantaged universities to be accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) to offer Bachelor of Accounting Science (BAccSc) degree independently. The SAICA accreditation provides  the Limpopo Province and its rural students with access to quality  education and  an  opportunity to  qualify as  Chartered Accountants.

Date:    Wednesday 2nd April
Time:   17h30 for 18h00
Vanue: Great Tiro Hall University of Limpopo

Contacts

Ms Mathibane Mokgogong
015 268 3361
mothibane.mokgogong@ul.ac.za

Ms Lizzy Lemao
015 268 2604
masefoko.lemao@ul.ac.za