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 07, 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.
ATI celebrates 10 years and launch of the book, Property Tax in Africa
Posted on August 17, 2017
The African Tax Institute (ATI) at the University of Pretoria recently celebrated its tenth anniversary with a dinner for representatives of the university's management, the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, as well as the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, based in Cambridge,...
Research and teaching excellence celebrated at EMS Awards
Posted on June 28, 2017
The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences celebrated the excellent research and teaching and learning achievements of academic staff members at the prestigious annual EMS Awards Function, which was held on 21 June 2017.
EMS Autumn 2017 Graduations
Posted on June 06, 2017
The Autumn 2017 Graduation Ceremonies of UP’s Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences were recently held at the Rembrandt Hall at the LC de Villiers Sports Campus.
EMS Dean's List Awards function honours academic excellence
Posted on June 06, 2017
Prof Elsabé Loots, Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University of Pretoria, hosted top academic achievers in the Faculty at the prestigious annual Dean's List Awards function on 16 May 2017.
ATI April Graduates
Posted on May 02, 2017
Twelve ATI students received their MPhil: Taxation degrees during the April graduation ceremony.
UP's Karl Frenzel named global Young Tax Professional of the Year 2016
Posted on March 14, 2017
Karl Frenzel, a BCom Accounting honours student at the University of Pretoria in 2016, has been awarded this year's Young Tax Professional of the Year title at the global final held in Amsterdam.
Dr Marius van Oordt wins Tax Thesis Competition
Posted on October 20, 2016
Dr Marius van Oordt, a Senior Lecturer with the African Tax Institute (ATI) at the University of Pretoria, has been announced as the 2016 winner in the doctoral category of the national Tax Thesis Competition.