Staff Profiles

Prof. Simangaliso Biza-Khupe

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Faculty of Business

Accounting and Finance

Associate Professor

Location: 245/120
Phone: 3552238
Email Prof. Simangaliso Biza-Khupe

PhD (2010) Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Australia

MSc Accounting and Finance (2000) University of Essex, UK

BCom Accounting (1993), University of Botswana, Botswana

23 years of professional and academic experience in the tertiary education sector. The teaching, research and professional service experience covers Botswana and Australia and is largely in the area of Finance. Specific areas of research and publication include Financial Market Efficiency, Information Regulation, Modelling of Financial Markets, Consumer Financial Products, Consumer Debt and Consumer Credit Protection. Research output has taken the form of international refereed journal publications, presentations in international conferences, technical report engagements and published teaching modules. Also played leadership parts in an international consortium research project, the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM). GEM is a high impact research study with global presence. Have taught at least 20 different courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, supervise PhD and MBA research candidates. Also serve as an external examiner to other universities and serve as a reviewer to some international journals. Current Head of Department for Accounting and Finance.


  1. Financial Institutions and Markets 
  2. Financial Management
  3. Business Finance
  4. Financial Decision Making
  5. Financing the Enterprise Venture
  6. Seminars in Finance
  7. International Business Trade

  1. Financial Market Efficiency
  2. Information Regulation
  3. Modelling of Financial Markets
  4. Consumer Financial Products
  5. Consumer Debt and Consumer Credit Protection
  6. Life Cycle Hypothesis

  1. Trickle-Down Effect
  2. Financial Market Efficiency
  3. Information Regulation
  4. Modelling of Financial Markets
  5. Consumer Financial Products
  6. Consumer Debt and Consumer Credit Protection
  7. Life Cycle Hypothesis

Mokgadi, B.W., and Biza-Khupe, S., (2018) An Empirical Investigation of the Relationship between Pension Fund Reforms and Financial Sector Development in Botswana, Journal of Finance and Investment Analysis, 7 (2), pp37-51

Bosupeng, M., and Biza-Khupe, S., (2015), The Impact of Money Supply Volatility on the Fisher Effect – A Botswana Empirical Perspective, Journal of Applied Business and Economics, Vol. 17(1), pp. 45-53

Biza-Khupe, S., (2014), Remodelling Financial Markets Using Bounded Rationality, Economics, Financial Information Intermediaries and Government Intervention, Journal of Finance and Investment Analysis, Vol. 3 (2), pp. 75-90

Biza-Khupe, S., (2014), Consumer Credit Search, Journal of Applied Business and Economics, Vol. 16(3), pp. 116-134

In pursuit of academic excellence