Business Schools

There are many business schools operating in South Africa today. These educational institutions specialise in business and management training. They generally offer accredited post graduate learning programmes. Professionals can obtain business related degrees by studying at a recognized institution.

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UCT Graduate School of Business - GSB Milpark Business School
GIBS Business School UNISA School of Business Leadership
University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) IMM Graduate School

You’ve probably come across a number of people in the workforce who will tell you that their MBA is what helped them learn the skills required to be in the management position they are at today.

 

Applications for the 2019/2020 internationally accredited and ranked Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree are now open and will close on 31 August,

A KwaZulu-Natal woman has won the opportunity of a lifetime – a chance to study at one of the world’s leading educational establishments. 36 year old Viraksha Chetty, a student at REGENT Business School,

In the 1960s, the business school landscape in South Africa was a different animal to what it is today. Back then there were just two schools in operation. 

Branding no longer focuses on humanising products. It primarily looks to influence people through other people they know, like and trust.

The first impact investment course for lawyers in South Africa is launching at the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business (GSB) - aimed at increasing knowledge and promoting opportunities in the field of impact investment.

Women underestimate how much networking can help them in their careers, boosting their chances of promotion and climbing the career ladder, writes Kumeshnee West, Director of Executive Education at the UCT Graduate School of Business.

The SA Road Passenger Bargaining Council recently said that the bus sector would count the cost of the month-long strike for years to come.

Student social entrepreneurs from the University of Cape Town (UCT) have been given a lifeline by the South African Breweries (SAB) Foundation after it pledged an amount of R1.5 million

The UCT Graduate School of Business has been ranked as a Top 90 business school in the prestigious Financial Times Executive Education Customised Rankings 2018, scoring in the top 50 for the future use and relevance of its programmes.

All evidence points to creativity as being a critical skill needed to thrive in the fourth industrial revolution, says Professor Elaine Rumboll, founder of the Creative Leadership consultancy and founder and convenor of the Business Acumen for Artists (BAA) course at the UCT Graduate School of Business.

Many excellent and highly-qualified employees are promoted to managerial positions only to find themselves struggling – and failing – in the new position of leadership. Fortunately, it is never too late to become a good boss.

An MBA remains one of the most sought after and effective business degrees on the market. According to the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), which issues regular research reports on how graduates from business schools rate their experience during and after their studies,

GMAC Sangeet Chowfla and Peter Tufano

International business schools association, GMAC is certain that African students are going to be playing a much bigger role in business education globally.

Often pitted against each other, big business and local communities have more to gain by working together than working at cross purposes - especially in vulnerable economies.

A total of 27 scholarships are being awarded to candidates that meet the requirements of its MBA, Post Graduate Diploma in Management Practice (PGDip) and Advanced Certificate in Management Practice (ACMP) programmes.

The UCT Graduate School of Business is hosting this year’s MBA World Summit, an event that harnesses the collective thinking power of the top 100 MBA students from high-ranking international business schools and is being held for the first time on African soil.

The business educational development of Northern Nigeria took a new turn at the weekend when the renowned businessman, Aliko DANGOTE donated a N1.2 billion ultra-modern business school edifice to the Bayero University, Kano, (BUK), first of such in the northern part of the country. 

A PDBA for undergraduates and MPhil in International Business to meet industry growing demands.

In July last year the University of Johannesburg (UJ) opened the doors to a cutting edge initiative that is on trend with global educational trends; the formation of the College of Business and Economics (CBE).

South Africans have loads of potential but they need to change their focus from making money to building a nation says Dean of Henley Business School, Jon Foster-Pedley.

Continuous learning is essential and yet is lacking in South African organisations.

The University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) has just been re-accredited by two international accreditation agencies – the USA-based Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (ACCSB) and the UK-based Association of MBAs (AMBA).

University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has been selected as one of the 38 global business schools that will be part of the United Nations Global Compact and Principles for Responsible Management Education.

Global retailer H&M may need to take a look at its human resources strategy and in particular at staff awareness and insight into diversity and intercultural competence says business school professor.

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