12 months
522 EUR/year
256 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Commercial Administration program at Durban University of Technology allows the office administrator to show his/her creative and innovative abilities by fully utilizing all the advanced functions of computer software programs and allied administrative duties.


About this Degree

The Commercial Administration program at Durban University of Technology equips the student with supervisory skills to work independently and still be an important member of the executive team. We are not training copy typists!

The highly technical computer, personnel, financial, legal and communication skills, empowers the students and provides flexibility to be engaged in a wide variety of business organizations. Our graduates easily secure national and international administrative positions.

Programme Structure

  • Each student is required to successfully complete nine weeks (360 hours) of experiential learning during the third year of his/her studies.
  • This is a compulsory component of this diploma. A separate registration fee is charged for experiential learning.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entrance into this qualification is a B:Tech: Office Management and Technology or equivalent, at the discretion of the programme.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    522 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 522 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National

    256 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 256 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • National: R 4,400 per year
  • International: R 8,480 per year

Living costs for Durban

7800 - 9401 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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