National N-Diploma: Financial Management (N4 - N6)

Financial Management enables the prospective student to record accounting information manually and electronically. Neatness, orderliness, thoroughness, accuracy, sound judgement and a sense of responsibility are characteristics needed for this field.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirement for this programme is a:

  • Grade 12/NSC or N3 Certificate
  • A minimum E symbol (Level 3) for English Second Language HG or a minimum D (Level 4) symbol for English Second Language SG is required
  • Accounting at Grade 12 level is recommended


3 Years:

  • N4 - N6 (18 months)
  • Relevant practical experience (18 months)

Subjects / Modules

N4 Subjects (6 Months)
  • Financial Accounting N4
  • Computerized Financial Systems N4
  • Management Communication N4
  • Entrepreneurship & Business Management N4
N5 Subjects (6 Months)
  • Financial Accounting N5
  • Computerized Financial Systems N5
  • Management Communication N5
  • Cost & Management Accounting N5
N6 Subjects (6 Months)
  • Financial Accounting N6
  • Computerized Financial Systems N66
  • Management Communication N6
  • Income Tax N6

Career Opportunities

  • Financial Accountant
  • Cost Accountant
  • Budget Control Officer
  • Accounting Officer