Industrial Psycholohy
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BCom Honours Human Resource Management

To qualify for consideration for admission to the BCom honours (HRM) programme, the following criteria apply:

  • You need to have graduated with a recognized bachelor degree with Industrial Psychology or HRM as a major. 
  • If you graduated from a non-South African university your university needs to recognised and approved by the Postgraduate Office of Stellenbosch University;
  • You need to have graduated with an average percentage mark of 65% in Industrial Psychology in the final year of your bachelor degree.

For more information on how to apply for admission to the BCom honours (Human Resource Management) programme, contact Ms Coreli Cillie on 021 808 3005 or

The Department generally receives more qualifying applications than we can accommodate on the programme.  The rank-ordering of applicants will generally be unavoidable. The rank-ordering will be based on the following criteria: the magnitude of the average percentage mark in the third year, whether percentage marks higher than 65% were obtained in all final year modules and the consistency with which students performed academically in Industrial Psychology/HRM throughout their bachelor degree.  The order in which these criteria are listed reflect their influence on the rank-ordering of applicants that qualify for admission.