Our pass rate has exceeded both 90% and the national average in every year of the SAICA APC

Welcome from the Head of the College of Accounting

As the Head of the College of Accounting at UCT, I am delighted to welcome you to our UCT APC Professional Programme. Our programme embodies the vision of the College of Accounting which is ‘to be a centre of excellence in professional accounting education:

  • The pass rates of our candidates exceeded the national average pass rate in the SAICA APC examinations in 2014 and 2015.
  • The programme is innovative, dynamic, engaging and develops the professional and leadership skills of candidates.
  • Our team of experienced academics understands the magnitude of the task ahead and is committed to the learning, development and success of our candidates.

I am confident that we will prepare you well for the SAICA APC examination in November 2017 and also equip you to make a meaningful contribution to the accounting profession and society.

Prof. Goolam Modack

Head – College of Accounting

  • Registrations open 8 January 2018
  • Programme starts 3 April 2018
  • Registrations close 20 April 2018

19 weeks (excluding breaks) in a blended learning format (contact sessions and online learning), available throughout South Africa.


In order to participate in this course, Candidates will need to:

  • Have current email account;
  • Have access to a computer and the internet;
  • Be able to download and watch videos;
  • Be able to open and read PDF documents;
  • Be able to create documents in Microsoft Word; and
  • Read and write in the English language.

Any course requirements that are for assessment purposes can be completed in English or Afrikaans.