The Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in General Management (GM) is a new offering at GIBS which is aimed at individuals who would like to gain a broad overview of business fundamentals in order to prepare them for the GIBS MBA journey.
The PGDip is a nine-month programme. This offering resonates with managers who are self-driven and highly motivated and who are looking to gain a deeper understanding of the fundamentals of business. It is for individuals who do not only want to become more effective managers, but also have the aspiration to progress onto the GIBS MBA programme.
The following core courses are covered during the PGDip in General Management:
- Financial Accounting
- Management Accounting
- Human Resource Strategy
- Corporate Finance
- Operations Management
- Human Behaviour and Performance in SA
- Analytical Tools and Techniques
- Organisational Development and Transformation
- Introduction to Research Methodology
Application fee: R2750 (non-refundable, payable upon submission of your application)
Registration fee: R15 000 will be payable upon acceptance to the PGDip programme. Offset against the cost of tuition in your first year.
Total tuition fees: R223 000 (2017 and 2018, excluding the global module)
Administration fee for students from countries outside South Africa: R5 000
Global module fee: US$4 000 - US$5 900. This amount will be invoiced at the equivalent rand amount based on the prevailing exchange rate at the time of the compulsory global module.
Please note that GIBS does not charge VAT on tuition fees.
*All prices quoted above are subject to change. Price will be confirmed by November 2016.
*These fees include the cost of the Postgraduate Diploma in General Management and the MBA phases combines.
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