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Agricultural Manager

Agricultural Managers are responsible for the cultivation of crops and animals that can be sold to businesses or private consumers. While farmers are self-employed and operate family farms, Agricultural Managers oversee daily operations at commercial agricultural operations needing management assistance.


Available Qualifications:

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

A relevant 360-credit Diploma in Agricultural Management or an equivalent qualification. Although not a requirement, it is regarded as desirable that an applicant has completed at least two years' applicable practical service after having graduated. Candidates will only be considered if their average pass mark for the diploma is at least 60%.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

A relevant 360-credit Diploma in Agricultural Management or an equivalent qualification. Although not a requirement, it is regarded as desirable that an applicant has completed at least two years' applicable practical service after having graduated. Candidates will only be considered if their average pass mark for the diploma is at least 60%.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

A relevant 360-credit Diploma in Agricultural Management or an equivalent qualification. Although not a requirement, it is regarded as desirable that an applicant has completed at least two years' applicable practical service after having graduated. Candidates will only be considered if their average pass mark for the diploma is at least 60%.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS

  • Minimum NSC statutory requirements for diploma entry must be met.
  • An applicant with NSC Grade 12 Mathematics or Technical Mathematics requires a minimum Applicant Score of 330.
  • An applicant with NSC Grade 12 Mathematical Literacy requires a minimum Applicant Score of 345.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least level 40% for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or 60% for Mathematical Literacy.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 50% for Life Sciences OR 40% for Physical Sciences or Technical Science OR 55% for Agricultural Sciences.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008

  • Senior Certificate.
  • Recommended: Economics, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Science, Biology, Accounting and Bookkeeping.

OR

  • A four-subject National Certificate (N3) with two languages at Grade 12 level.
  • Recognition of prior learning will be considered.
  • Learners must score at least 23 points on the university’s SPS rating scale.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum NSC statutory requirements for diploma entry must be met.
  • An applicant with NSC Grade 12 Mathematics or Technical Mathematics requires a minimum Applicant Score of 330.
  • An applicant with NSC Grade 12 Mathematical Literacy requires a minimum Applicant Score of 345.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least level 40% for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or 60% for Mathematical Literacy.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 50% for Life Sciences OR 40% for Physical Sciences or Technical Science OR 55% for Agricultural Sciences.
  • Admission is subject to Departmental selection.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS

  • Minimum NSC statutory requirements for diploma entry must be met.
  • An applicant with NSC Grade 12 Mathematics or Technical Mathematics requires a minimum Applicant Score of 310.
  • An applicant with NSC Grade 12 Mathematical Literacy requires a minimum Applicant Score of 325.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 35% for Mathematics or Technical Mathematics or 55% for Mathematical Literacy.
  • NSC achievement rating of at least 45% for Life Sciences OR 35% for Physical Sciences or Technical Science OR 50% for Agricultural Sciences.
  • Admission is subject to Departmental selection.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS WHO MATRICULATED PRIOR TO 2008

  • Senior Certificate.
  • Recommended: Economics, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Science, Biology, Accounting and Bookkeeping.

OR

  • A four-subject National Certificate (N3) with two languages at Grade 12 level.
  • Recognition of prior learning will be considered.
  • Learners must score at least 23 points on the university’s SPS rating scale..

 

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  GEORGE CAMPUS
Bachelor of Technology: Agricultural Management (a bridging methodology module may be required if application is approved) or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  NORTH CAMPUS
A suitable degree at B Tech level. A minimum of 60% weighted average must have been obtained in the B Tech qualification with a 65% mark in the major to be used as specialisation for the MSc research project. Recognition of prior learning will be considered. Successful applicants with a BTech qualification may be required to successfully complete a methodology module in their first year of Master’s degree studies.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  GEORGE CAMPUS
Bachelor of Technology: Agricultural Management (a bridging methodology module may be required if application is approved) or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  NORTH CAMPUS
A suitable degree at B Tech level. A minimum of 60% weighted average must have been obtained in the B Tech qualification with a 65% mark in the major to be used as specialisation for the MSc research project. Recognition of prior learning will be considered. Successful applicants with a BTech qualification may be required to successfully complete a methodology module in their first year of Master’s degree studies.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  GEORGE CAMPUS
Bachelor of Technology: Agricultural Management (a bridging methodology module may be required if application is approved) or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  NORTH CAMPUS
A suitable degree at B Tech level. A minimum of 60% weighted average must have been obtained in the B Tech qualification with a 65% mark in the major to be used as specialisation for the MSc research project. Recognition of prior learning will be considered. Successful applicants with a BTech qualification may be required to successfully complete a methodology module in their first year of Master’s degree studies.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  GEORGE CAMPUS
Bachelor of Technology: Agricultural Management (a bridging methodology module may be required if application is approved) or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:  NORTH CAMPUS
A suitable degree at B Tech level. A minimum of 60% weighted average must have been obtained in the B Tech qualification with a 65% mark in the major to be used as specialisation for the MSc research project. Recognition of prior learning will be considered. Successful applicants with a BTech qualification may be required to successfully complete a methodology module in their first year of Master’s degree studies.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Master of Science: Agricultural Management, Master of Technology:  Agricultural Management or equivalent qualification.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Master of Science: Agricultural Management, Master of Technology:  Agricultural Management or equivalent qualification.