School of Accounting, Economics and Finance

Ms Shazia Essa

Telephone: +27 33 260 5388
Campus: Pietermaritzburg
Building & Room: Commerce Building, Room 7


Chartered Accountant registered with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). Served articles at PwC. Completed a coursework masters in accounting, with a focus on IFRS for SMEs. Experienced lecturer of financial accounting on the CA program and financial management in the post grad finance, banking and investment management. Passionate about teaching and learning and interacting with students.

Academic Qualifications

  • B.Comm Acc
  • B.Comm Acc (Hons)
  • M.Acc

Professional Qualification

  • Higher Diploma in Education (University of Natal)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

Research Interests

  • IFRS, SMEs