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Human Resource Management Human Resource Management (HRM) involves managing people within organisations to optimise their performance.
Human Resource Management Human Resource Management (HRM) involves managing people within organisations to optimise their performance.

Qualification: BCom

School: Business Sciences

Faculty: Commerce, Law and Management

Duration: 3 years

Study mode: Full-time


Are you a great communicator who relates well to people? Do you have excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to ‘see both sides’? Studying Human Resource Management may be a great choice for you.

HRM studies focus on people-related policies and systems. They are also concerned with change in organisations and industrial relations, such as recruitment, talent management, employee development and motivation, and compensation.

To find out more about Wits BCom Human Resource Management, click here.


  • Consulting
  • Human Resource Management
  • Industrial Relations Management
  • Management
  • Negotiations
  • Recruitment and Talent Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Training and Development

Major Combinations

  • Management
  • Psychology
  • Law
  • Information Systems
  • Economics
  • Marketing

English Home Language OR First Additional Language
Level 5
Level 5
Wait listing
Applicants with an APS of 35-38, as well as English 6 and Mathematics 6, will be wait-listed subject to place availability.

  • The Student Enrolment Centre at Wits handles all student applications.
  • Please click here for an overview of the application process.
  • Check the admission requirements for your degree. Check if any additional selection requirements apply. 
  • Submit your application, required documentation and application fee before the closing date.
  • Once you have applied, an admissions consultant will be assigned to your application.
  • Applicants can monitor the progress of their applications via the Self Service Portal.
  • If you are an international applicant and/or have a foreign qualification, please click here.

Click here to see the current average tuition fees for the first year of study. The Fees Office website also provides information about the payment of fees and closing dates for fees payments. Once you have applied you will be able to access the fees estimator on the student self-service portal. 

The Financial aid office provides information about on student funding and scholarships. University funded Scholarships include Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships, University Entrance Scholarships, Equality Scholarships, Sports Scholarships and National Olympiad winner awards. For information about NSFAS funding, please visit the NSFAS websiteExternal bursaries portal: The Bursaries South Africa website provides a comprehensive list of bursaries in South Africa.