Tuition FEES

UNDERGRADUATE FEES POLICY

TSIBA Business School commits to the principles of inclusivity and access to quality higher education as a fundamental human right in alignment with the Global Sustainability Goals on Education. 

Accordingly, tuition fees at TSIBA Business School are cast on consideration to academic performance on application,  affordability and academic excellence through the full journey of studies at the institution. 

All full-time undergraduate students at TSIBA Business School study on fully subsidised or partially subsidised scholarships. Notwithstanding, in the interest of sustainability of access offered by the institution and accountability by the beneficiaries, selection for TSIBA scholarships will be based on two primary criteria, namely, affordability and merit. Additionally, scholarship qualifications will be reviewed annually based on the same criteria.

Please note: Full scholarship is not available for part-time students

Application fee - Please note that a non-refundable application fee of R100 is payable to process your application after applying. TSIBA will be in communication with applicants regarding this application fee.

Minimum Initial Payment - On acceptance to TSIBA a non-refundable Minimum Initial Payment (MIP) of R500 will become payable. TSIBA will be in communication with you regarding this minimum initial payment.

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1. TSIBA Points System

Calculate your points to determine your academic merit using the table below.
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2. Tuition Fees Calculator

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All undergraduate students at TSIBA Business School study on a full or partially subsidised scholarship based on two primary criteria: 

                1. Affordability and
                2. Academic Merit

The status of every student’s scholarship will be reviewed annually.

The scholarship breakdown is as follows:

  • Full scholarships are 100% subsidised by TSIBA
  • Partial scholarships have two tiers
    • Tier 1 partial scholarships are 75% subsidised by TSIBA
    • Tier 2 partial scholarships are 60% subsidised by TSIBA

Manati Alternative Student Funding

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TSIBA Business School has partnered with Manati Alternate Student Funding, a loan provider offering more lenient credit and affordability criteria than traditional funding providers. Our partnership with Manati allows each application to be individually assessed based on the applicant’s ability to afford the monthly repayments. They also consider joint household income (spouse, partner, or family members employed) to help bridge the affordability gap. 

For more information about Manati: http://www.manati.co.za/faq

If you want Manati to contact you, please fill in this form: http://www.manati.co.za/contact 

Manati WhatsApp Contact Number: 062 350 4727

Manati WhatsApp Link: https://wa.me/27623504727

Manati 2022/23 Loan Affordability Indicator

Qualification

Tier

Loan Amount

Estimated Monthly Repayment amount*

HCBA

1

10,000.00

593.38*

HCBA

2

16,000.00

887.16*

BBA

1

15,000.00

838.2*

BBA

2

24,000.00

1,278.86*

PGDBA

n/a

35,250.00

1,829.70*

* Please note that all instalment repayment amounts are subject to credit and affordability assessments. The amounts reflected above are only estimates and not necessarily the amount Manati will quote as the repayment instalment for an applicant's specific application.

Manati Alternate Student Funding (Reg. No. 2015/235473/07) is a registered credit provider: NCR CP8052

Higher Certificate in Business Administration

Full Scholarship

You qualify to receive a full scholarship if:

 
Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax is LESS than R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

 

 
Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Higher Certificate endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of  24 points on the TSIBA Points System

Fee Structure for the full scholarship:

Per Academic Year

Number of Modules:
11

Fees due:
R 0 per academic year

Course Value:
R40 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
100%

Per Module

Number of Modules:
11

Fees due:
R 0 per module

Module Value:
R 3 659

TSIBA Subsidy:
100%

 

Notes on Fee Structure

  • Selection:If the number of applications exceeds planned enrollment, applicants will be ranked according to the TSIBA Business School Points system. Priority is given to prospective students from disadvantaged households.
  • Tablet/Chromebook: Full scholarships include a Chromebook or tablet provided by the institution on commencement of the academic programme. 
  • Annual Scholarship Review: TSIBA Scholarships and qualifications to full or partial scholarships are reviewed annually.
  • Full Scholarship Duration (Full-Time Students): Full Scholarships for full-time students are provided for a maximum of one academic year for the Higher Certificate in Business Administration and three academic years for the Bachelor of Business Administration.
  • Full Scholarship Duration (Part-Time Students): Full Scholarships for part-time students are provided for a maximum of two academic years for the Higher Certificate in Business Administration and four academic years for the Bachelor of Business Administration.

Partial Scholarship

You qualify to receive a Tier 1 Partial Scholarship if:

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax is LESS than R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

 

 

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Higher Certificate endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 22 points on the TSIBA Points System

 

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax EXCEEDS R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Higher Certificate endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 24 points on the TSIBA Points System

Fee Structure for the tier 1 partial scholarship:

Per Academic Year

Number of Modules:
11

Fees due:
R 10 000 per year or
R1000 per month March - December

Course Value:
R 40 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
75%

Per Module

Number of Modules:
11

Fees due:
R 912 per module

Module Value:
R 3 659

TSIBA Subsidy:
75%

 

Notes on Fee Structure

  • Selection: Where the number of applications exceeds planned enrollment, applicants will be ranked according to the TSIBA Business School Points system achieved. The scholarship selection criteria accords a priority to applicants from indigent households.
  • Advanced Payment Incentive: A 10% discount incentive is provided for annual fees paid upfront (by 15th March)
  • Digital Learning Device (BYOD): Partial scholarship students are required to provide their own digital learning devices.
  • Annual Scholarship Review: TSIBA Scholarships and qualification to full or partial scholarships are reviewed annually.

You qualify to receive a Tier 2 Partial Scholarship if:

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax is LESS than R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

 

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Higher Certificate endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 18 points on the TSIBA point system

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax EXCEEDS R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Higher Certificate endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 18 points on the TSIBA point system

FEE STRUCTURE FOR THE Tier 2 Partial SCHOLARSHIP:

Per Academic Year

Number of Modules:
11

Fees due:
R 16 000  per academic year payable
at R 1 600 
per month - March to November, or 

Course Value:
R 40 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
60%

Per Module

Number of Modules:
11

Fees due:
R1 455 per module

Module Value:
R 3 635 per module

TSIBA Subsidy:
60%

Notes on Fee Structure

  • Selection: Where the number of applications exceeds planned enrollment, applicants will be ranked according to the TSIBA Business School Points system achieved. The scholarship selection criteria accords a priority to applicants from indigent households
    Advanced Payment Incentive: A 10% discount incentive is provided for annual fees paid upfront (by 15th March)
    Digital Learning Device (BYOD): Partial scholarship students are required to provide their own digital learning devices.
    Annual Scholarship Review: TSIBA Scholarships and qualification to full or partial scholarships are reviewed annually

     

Part-Time 
Higher Certificate Business Administration

Tuition Fees

Part-time undergraduate students at TSIBA Business School can apply to study on a partially subsidised scholarship. In the interest of sustainability of access offered by the institution, and accountability by the beneficiaries, selection for TSIBA scholarships will be based on two primary criteria, namely, affordability and merit. Additionally, qualifications for scholarships will be reviewed annually based on the same criteria.

Please note: Full scholarship are not available for part-time students

Application fee - is a non-refundable application fee of R100 is payable to process your
application after applying. TSIBA will be in communication with applicants regarding this
application fee.

Minimum Initial Payment - On acceptance to TSIBA, a non-refundable Minimum Initial Payment
(MIP) of R500 will become payable. TSIBA will be in communication with you regarding this
minimum initial payment.

Tuition is charged per module, per semester. 

HCBA Module Fees

Module

Credits

Fees Due: 

Module Value

DIL-100 Digital Literacy (*)

12

R3,200

R7,500

PDL-100 Personal Development and Leadership (*)

12

R3,200

R7,500

BCL-100 Business Communication and information literacy (*)

12

R3,200

R7,500

ENT-100  Introduction to Entrepreneurship

12

R1,750

R3,650

IBE-100 Introduction to Business and the Economy 

12

R1,750

R3,650

IBL-100 Introduction to Business Law

12

R1,750

R3,650

QMB-100 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in Business (*)

12

R3,200

R7,500

MKT-100 Fundamentals of Marketing Management

12

R1,750

R3,650

PAF-100 Principles of Accounting and Finance (*)

12

R3,200

R7,500

HRM-100 Introduction to Human Resource Management

12

R1,750

R3,650

FPM-100 Fundamentals of Project Management

12

R1,750

R3,650

Five modules (marked with an asterisk) are shared between the HCBA and BBA-1. Should you progress to the BBA-1, these modules will not have to be repeated should they still form part of the BBA-1 programme. 

Requirements

Scholarship qualifying criteria for both BBA part-time students:

Tier

Part-time criteria

Full Scholarship

Not available for part-time students

Partial Scholarship for part-time studies

Any level of household income;

AND

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Higher Certificate endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 18 points on the TSIBA Points System.

Bachelor of Business Administration

Full Scholarship

You qualify to receive a full scholarship if:
 
Affordability

Monthly after-tax Parent or Legal Guardian household income is LESS than R350 000,00 per year  (or R29 265,00 per month)

 
Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelors' degree endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of  30  points on the TSIBA Points System

OR

The Bachelor of Business Administration Applicant has completed the TSIBA (or equivalent) Business School Higher Certificate in Business Administration (HCBA) in one year with an aggregate of at least 55%

Fee Structure for the full scholarship:

Per Academic Year

Number of Modules:
24

Fees due:
R 0 per academic year

Course Value:
R66 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
100%

Per Module

Number of Modules:
24

Fees due:
R 0 per module

Module Value:
R 8 250

TSIBA Subsidy:
100%

 

Notes on Fee Structure

  • Selection: If the number of applications exceeds planned enrollment, applicants will be ranked according to the TSIBA Business School Points system. Priority is given to prospective students from disadvantaged households.
  • Tablet/Chromebook: Full scholarships include a Chromebook or tablet provided by the institution on commencement of the academic programme. 
  • Annual Scholarship Review: TSIBA Scholarships and qualifications to full or partial scholarships are reviewed annually.
  • Full Scholarship Duration (Full-Time Students): Full Scholarships for full-time students are provided for a maximum of one academic year for the Higher Certificate in Business Administration and three academic years for the Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Full Scholarship Duration (Part-Time Students): Full Scholarships for part-time students are provided for a maximum of two academic years for the Higher Certificate in Business Administration and four academic years for the Bachelor of Business Administration.

Partial Scholarship

You qualify to receive a Tier 1 Partial Scholarship if:

Affordability

Monthly after-tax Parent or Legal Guardian household income is LESS than R350 000,00 per year  (or R29 265,00 per month)

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelors' degree endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 28  points on the TSIBA Points System

OR

HCBA (or equivalent) graduates with an aggregate of 55% or more

OR 

The Bachelor of Business Administration Applicant with TSIBA (or equivalent) Business School Higher Certificate in Business Administration (HCBA) completed within two years without regard to the aggregate mark or one year with an aggregate of 50 - 54%.

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax EXCEEDS R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

 

 

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelors' degree endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 30 points on the TSIBA Points System

Fee Structure for the tier 1 partial scholarship:

Academic Year 1

Number of Modules:
9

Fees due:
 R 15 000  payable at  R 1 500
per month- March to December
or
R 1650 per module.

Course Value:
R60 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
75%

Academic Year 2

Number of Modules:
9

Fees due:
R 15 000 payable  at R 1500 
per  month - March to December
or
R 1650 per module

Course Value:
R60 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
75%

Academic Year 3

Number of Modules:
6

Fees due:
R  15 000 payable at R 1500
per month - March to December
or
R 2500 per module

Course Value:
7500 per module

TSIBA Subsidy:
75%

 

Notes on Fee Structure

  • Selection: Where the number of applications exceeds planned enrollment, applicants will be ranked according to the TSIBA Business School Points system achieved. The scholarship selection criteria accords a priority to applicants from indigent households.
  • Advanced Payment Incentive: A 10% discount incentive is provided for annual fees paid upfront (by 15th March)
  • Digital Learning Device (BYOD): Partial scholarship students are required to provide their own digital learning devices.
  • Annual Scholarship Review: TSIBA Scholarships and qualification to full or partial scholarships are reviewed annually.

You qualify to receive a Tier 2 Partial Scholarship if:

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax is LESS than R350 000 per year (or more than R 29 165 per month)

 

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelors' degree endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 26 points on the TSIBA point system

OR

 The Bachelor of Business Administration Applicant has completed the TSIBA Business School Higher Certificate in Business Administration (HCBA) within two years with an aggregate of 50 - 54%

Affordability

Your parent or legal guardian’s household income after-tax EXCEEDS R350 000 per year (or R 29 165 per month)

 

 

Academic Merit

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelors' degree endorsement (or equivalent)

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 26 points on the TSIBA point system

FEE STRUCTURE FOR THE Tier 2 Partial SCHOLARSHIP:

Academic Year 1

Number of Modules:
9

Fees due:
R 24 000 payable at R 2400
per month March to December
or
R 2665 per module.

Course Value:
R 60 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
60%

Academic Year 2

Number of Modules:
9

Fees due:
R 24 000 payable  at R 2400 
per month March to December
or
R  2665 per module

Course Value:
R60 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
60%

Academic Year 3

Number of Modules:
6

Fees due:
 R  3 950 per module

Course Value:
R60 000

TSIBA Subsidy:
60%

 

Notes on Fee Structure

  • Selection: Where the number of applications exceeds planned enrollment, applicants will be ranked according to the TSIBA Business School Points system achieved. The scholarship selection criteria accords a priority to applicants from indigent households.
  • Advanced Payment Incentive: A 10% discount incentive is provided for annual fees paid upfront (by 15th March)
  • Digital Learning Device (BYOD): Partial scholarship students are required to provide their own digital learning devices.
  • Annual Scholarship Review: TSIBA Scholarships and qualification to full or partial scholarships are reviewed annually.

Part-Time
Bachelor in Business Administration

Part-time undergraduate students at TSIBA Business School can apply to study on a partially subsidised scholarship. In the interest of sustainability of access offered by the institution, and accountability by the beneficiaries, selection for TSIBA scholarships will be based on two primary criteria, namely, affordability and merit. Additionally, qualifications for scholarships will be reviewed annually based on the same criteria.

Please note: Full scholarship are not available for part-time students

Application fee - is a non-refundable application fee of R100 is payable to process your
application after applying. TSIBA will be in communication with applicants regarding this
application fee.

Minimum Initial Payment - On acceptance to TSIBA a non-refundable Minimum Initial Payment
(MIP) of R500 will become payable. TSIBA will be in communication with you regarding this
minimum initial payment.

Tuition Fees
Tuition is charged per module per semester. Five modules (marked with an asterisk) are shared between the HCBA and BBA-1. Should you progress to the BBA-1, these modules will not have to be repeated should they still form part of the BBA-1 programme

Part-time Partial Scholarships

Academic Year 1
Number of Modules: 9
Course Value: R 60 000
Fees due: R3 200 per module.

Academic Year 2
Number of Modules: 9
Course Value: R 60 000
Fees due: R3 550 per module

Academic Year 3
Number of Modules: 6
Course Value: R 60 000
Fees due: R3 950 per module

Requirements

Scholarship qualifying criteria for both BBA part-time students:

Tier

Part-time criteria

Full Scholarship

Not available for part-time students

Partial Scholarship for part-time studies

Any level of household income;

AND

You have achieved a National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a Bachelor's degree endorsement (or equivalent);

AND

You have achieved a minimum of 26 points on the TSIBA point system

OR

The Bachelor of Business Administration Applicant has completed the TSIBA Business School Higher Certificate in Business Administration (HCBA) within two years with an aggregate of 50 - 54%


MONTHLY STUDY FEES

Scholarship fee per month for 6 months, including registration and text book usage fees.

YEARLY STUDY FEES

Discounted scholarship fee for upfront payment, including registration and text book usage fees.


MONTHLY STUDY FEES

Scholarship fee per month for 6 months, including registration and text book usage fees.

YEARLY STUDY FEES

Discounted scholarship fee for upfront payment, including registration and text book usage fees.