The programme explores key generic management areas of strategy, HR, leadership, finance, marketing, IT, operations, innovation, economics and research.
The following areas of specialisations/electives are offered: international management, mergers and acquisitions, organisational development, corporate governance, and mentoring and coaching.
The programme is designed to assist learners in solving intricate business problems ethically and sustainably by making informed decisions through the use of information and data innovatively and scientifically. Furthermore, this programme empowers learners to communicate with specialist and non-specialist audiences.
From an organisational perspective, the MBA is a tool; equipping executives with an advanced understanding and knowledge of the strategic interrelationship between the organisation’s internal and external environments, as it responds to continual changes and emerging trends.
The MBA promotes independent thinking, self-direction and autonomous behaviour in planning and implementing solutions for organisations.
Applicants are required to possess a relevant Honours degree or a Postgraduate diploma or a cognate (professional) Bachelor’s degree at an NQF Level 8 from an accredited institution as per the Higher Education Qualifications Sub-Framework.
Mode of Delivery
The bulk of the course is delivered online. At the end of the third year graduands attend an intensive immersion course in South Africa, and stay on for the formal Graduation Ceremony.