‘A recipe for success’ – Dean Elsabé Loots discusses 100 years of UP Economic & Management Sciences achievements
Posted on June 02, 2020
Faculty Dean Professor Elsabé Loots leads the team responsible for guiding [email protected] into a future that she sees as continuing the culture of excellence that has become synonymous with the Faculty.
Alumnus: Dr Abdallah Ali-Nakyea
Posted on June 01, 2020
To have a PhD is the ‘icing on the cake’ for Dr Abdallah Ali-Nakyea who, along with 15 other candidates, achieved this academic milestone at the virtual graduation ceremony in April.
Alumnus: Dr Victor Ngobeni
Posted on May 11, 2020
Being involved in public policy and the shaping of the everyday lives of poor people, is the most rewarding aspect of his current position as Director: Water and Sanitation and COGTA (Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs), says Dr Victor Ngobeni. Along with 15 other PhD...
Congratulations to autumn 2020 EMS graduates
Posted on April 15, 2020
The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences (EMS) wishes to congratulate all the graduates who received their qualifications in absentia during the recent virtual graduation ceremony presided over by UP Vice-Chancellor and Principal Professor Tawana Kupe.
UP tax expert receives international recognition
Posted on October 07, 2019
Prof Annet Wanyana Oguttu, Professor of tax law in the Department of Taxation and the African Tax Institute, has been recognised among a group of trailblazing women who have made significant contributions to the profession. The honour was bestowed by the International Fiscal Association (IFA) at...
ALCRL celebrates its first PhD graduates
Posted on September 25, 2019
Drs René de Klerk and Elmé Vivier graduated alongside 14 other PhD students at the UP Faculty Economic and Management Sciences spring graduation ceremony in September 2019.
Academic excellence celebrated at the EMS Dean’s List Awards
Posted on August 01, 2019
The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences (EMS) hosted the annual Dean’s List Awards function on 23 July 2019, where top performers in the Faculty were celebrated for their outstanding academic achievements.
Book Launch: Modernizing VATs in Africa by Sijbren Cnossen
Posted on July 24, 2019
On 12 July 2019, the African Tax Institute (ATI) launched Modernizing VATs in Africa, written by Sijbren Cnossen.
Ten MPhil: Taxation graduates during April ceremony
Posted on May 16, 2019
The ATI is proud of its MPhil: Taxation graduates during the April graduation ceremony.
Top students recognised at the EMS Dean’s List Awards
Posted on November 14, 2018
Top performing students in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences were recently recognised during the annual EMS Dean’s List Awards function. The prestigious awards night is a highlight on the faculty calendar, as it honours both undergraduate and postgraduate students who have...
Dr. Tomas Balco obtains PhD
Posted on November 04, 2018
Dr. Tomas Balco, an extraordinary lecturer at the ATI, obtained his PhD from Masaryk University.
ATI graduates at the recent University of Pretoria Spring Graduation
Posted on September 18, 2018
Dr Schlenther and Mr Gutu graduated at the recent UP Spring Graduation Ceremony.
EMS honours research and teaching excellence
Posted on July 26, 2018
Academic staff in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences were honoured for the excellence they achieved in teaching and learning, as well as research, at the prestigious annual EMS Awards Function, which was held on 6 June 2018.
Prof Riël Franzsen presents keynote at African Property Tax Initiative (APTI)
Posted on June 20, 2018
Riël Franzsen presented the keynote address and co-presented a paper at the APTI conference in Senegal.
Prof Riël Franzsen presents at the International Property Tax Institute Conference and Workshop
Posted on June 20, 2018
Riël Franzsen presented a paper during one of the plenary sessions on 5 June.
Dr Sansia Blackmore presents at The Fórum International Tributário, São Paulo
Posted on June 15, 2018
Sansia Blackmore participated in the The Fórum International Tributário (The International Tax Forum) in São Paulo, Brazil, held from 4 to 6 June and organised by Anfip, Fenafisco and Sinafresp.
17 ATI Mphil students graduate
Posted on May 11, 2018
The ATI is proud of the 17 Mphil (Taxation) students who graduates on 7 May 2018.
Doctoral Student Graduates
Posted on April 17, 2018
African Tax Institute and South African Research Chair in Tax Policy and Governance Doctoral Student Graduates
UP scores highest pass rate in recent SAICA exams
Posted on September 12, 2017
Students from the University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences achieved the highest cumulative pass rate in South Africa in the two most recent Initial Tests of Competence administered by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
ATI students soared during September
Posted on September 13, 2017
A student of Prof Riël Franzsen, SARChI Chair in Tax Policy and Governance and Director of the African Tax Institute in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, Dr Carika Fritz, obtained a doctorate degree in law (LLD) at the September 2017 graduation ceremony.