About Us

This unique, full-time 15-month master’s degree is a joint initiative by the African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), and the Berlin School of Economics and Law (BSEL). The innovative and exciting master’s programme will prepare its graduates for positions of leadership in the field of taxation and public finance.

Graduates of this programme will be equipped to respond to the needs of the rapidly changing environment of revenue administrations in Africa. Successful students will be granted an internationally recognized Master’s Degree in Tax Policy and Tax Administration

("Master of Arts"). Additionally, a programme certificate will be awarded by BSEL as well as by WITS in cooperation with ATAF and GIZ. For further information on the academic programme click here.