How to study

How to study

Super Flexible Study Options to Fit Around Your Life

In a classroom, via distance learning, full time or part time? It’s up to you on how to study!

Just finished school and can’t wait for campus life? A working mom with lots of ambition, but very little time? On a mission to study intensively and qualify in just 6 months? Or maybe you have a longer-term plan to study on the side while working full time?

Whatever your situation, there will be an ICB study route that works for you. We have hundreds of accredited training providers (colleges) and distance learning colleges across southern Africa, who will provide you with invaluable tuition and support, whether you register for classroom or distance learning.

Why Study with Harvest Institute of Commerce

With qualified Chartered Accountants as founders, we believe in the courses we offer and the practical skills they add to students. We are also all too aware of the challenges students face in completing their studies, whether it is a full-time student or a part-time working professional.

Our student liaison officers are trained to handle all technical and administrative enquiries with empathy and promptness. Our aim is to inspire and motivate students, while we provide them with technical skills and support.

Our institution is not just another school. It is well-established brand that is synonymous with advancement in the field of commerce.

Frequently Asked Question

Here you will find all the important Questions and Answers as well as any documents you need.

Harvest Institute is a distance learning institution which means that you do not need to attend any classes. It is a self-study option which allows you to study from anywhere you are, or work and study at the same time saving you from the costs of classroom teaching and additional costs that go with it like travel and accommodation.

Your course will include all books and study material relevant for your course. Upon completing the registration you will receive all the study material needed for your course. In some cases there might be recommended reading materials which the college does not provide but these will usually only be materials that are non-essential to passing your course.

Your study material costs are included in your course fees, so the college does not charge you for study material.

The duration of ICB courses ranges between 1 and 3 years depending on which course you are registered for and assessments are done in February, May, August and November.

Our Partners

Harvest Institute of Commerce is a legally registered entity which is managed by qualified individuals who are professionally affiliated to various professional bodies.
We are accredited to offer Institute of Certified Bookkeeper (ICB) and Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) qualifications.
Our Quality Assurance Partner and FASSET accreditation numbers are as follows:
• QAP accreditation number QAP/585/003
• FASSET Accredited provider : A585000156