Wits University Admission Requirements for Commerce, Law & Management

Your admission to Wits University Admission Requirements for Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management (CLM) is dependent on you meeting the specific admission or entry requirements  for your chosen qualification. If you don’t meet these requirements, you may want to consider alternative qualifications or possibly, if you qualify, an extended programme (refer to the college admission requirements), enabling you to register for limited modules in your first year.

Here are the Wits Admission / Entry Requirements for Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management (CLM):

Commerce, Law and Management

Programme
Minimum Admission Requirements 
Selection procedures
APS
Subjects & achieved scale
Bachelor of Commerce

(3 years)

  – General
– Accounting
– Information
Systems
– PPE
39 +
English HL or 1st Add Lang – 5
Mathematics – 5
Applicants with an APS between 35 – 38, as well as English 6 and Mathematics 6, will be waitlisted subject to the number of places available.
Bachelor of Commerce with Law
(3 years)
43 +
English HL or 1st Add Lang – 5
Mathematics – 5
Applicants with an APS between 35 – 42, as well as English 6 and Mathematics 6, will be waitlisted subject to the number of places available.
Bachelor of Economic Science 
(3 years)
42 +
English HL or 1st Add Lang – 5
Mathematics – 6

  • Maths Major – Mathematics 6
  • Actuarial Science – English and Mathematics 7
Applicants with an APS between 39 – 41, as well as English 5 and Mathematics 7, will be waitlisted subject to the number of places available.
Bachelor of Accounting Science 
(3 years)
42 +
English HL or 1st Add Lang – 5
Mathematics – 6
Applicants with an APS between 39 – 41, as well as English 6 and Mathematics 6, will be waitlisted subject to the number of places available.
LLB (for Graduates only)
No Matric APS calculation
Subject to assessment criteria as determined by the School of Law, and availability of places
The 4 year LLB was dicontinued at the end of 2014. Applicants who have completed an undergraduate degree at an institution other than Wits are required to apply for the 3 year LLB programme. Wits applicants who have completed an undergraduate degree without Law modules are also required to apply for the 3 year LLB. Wits applicants who have completed a BA Law or BCom Law are eligible to apply for the 2 year LLB.