Start your Development Finance application journey

Now that you’ve decided to take the next step, this is what you need to know about applying for the MCom in Development Finance at the UCT GSB. 

STEP 1: PREPARE THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS
  • CV
  • Three motivation essays
  • Two evaluator's forms. Approach two individuals who know you in a professional context, and who are not family members, to complete the confidential evaluator’s forms. Please ensure each evaluator completes a form and emails it directly to GSB admissions.
  • Certified copy of your degree certificate and academic transcript (not necessary for UCT qualifications)
  • Certified copy of ID or passport
  • Proof of payment of the non-refundable application fee

Please ONLY courier or hand-deliver hard copies of these documents (Certified copy of your degree certificate, academic transcript (not necessary for UCT qualifications) and certified copy of ID or passport) to GSB admissions at the Breakwater campus.

Note: Each certified copy of qualifications, transcripts, ID or passport must carry an original stamp from a Commissioner of Oaths. Documents which have previously been certified and then photocopied are not acceptable.

STEP 2: PAY YOUR NON-REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE (FOR 2020)
Citizens of all African countriesR1 650 (One Thousand Six Hundred and Fifty Rand)
Applicants from all other countriesUS$ 285 (Two Hundred and Eighty-Five US Dollars)
STEP 3: SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE

Mandatory to complete and submit your UCT online application

When completing the "Programme of Study" section, please select the following:

  • 2020 academic year
  • Level of Qualification: GSB (Postgraduate Programmes)
  • Faculty: Commerce
  • Academic Qualification: GSB Master of Commerce in Development Finance (by coursework & dissertation) 

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