Mr Sharagan Rathnasamy


Shagaran Rathnasamy is an Accounting lecturer and qualified Chartered Accountant (SA). He holds a Master of Accountancy and is currently pursuing a PhD in Accounting. He has over 10 years of experience in academia and his research areas include: Financial Planning, Accounting Education and E-Learning and Environmental, Sustainability & Governance (ESG) Reporting. Shagaran is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).  

Academic Qualifications

  • BCom – Accounting (UKZN)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting (UNISA)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Accounting (UNISA)
  • Master in Accounting (UKZN)

Professional Qualifications

  • Chartered Accountant (South Africa), CA(SA)

Research Interests

  • Financial Planning
  • Emigration Studies
  • Environmental Accounting and Integrated Reporting