Tuition fees are calculated on a R 100/credit basis. This leads to ESSA offering the probably most reasonably priced BTh programme in South Africa.
payable on application (non-refundable)
payable once – before registration of first course
(initial set-up cost, including the purchase of a Kindle ™ device for the student)
|Registration Fee (based on a R 100/credit ratio)
payable per 16 credit-course (24x for the full programme)
(students will not be registered for another course if there are outstanding fees)
The registration fee may sound high but is required to cover the set-up cost of purchasing a Kindle device, preparing materials and adding them to the linked device, etc.
The total cost for the BTh programme is R 41650 altogether. Considering that most other programmes charge an average of R 20.000/year we consider ESSA’s programme to be a viable option.