Applications are closed for the 2018 class intake. Applications for 2019 will open in June 2018.
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.
Students need to successfully complete all requirements for the PGDip GM in order to be eligible to gain entry into the GIBS MBA.This does not affect the duration it will take to complete your MBA journey. Both phase 1 (PGDip) and phase 2 (MBA) will take two years part-time/modular or one year full-time to complete.
The following core courses are covered in the Postgraduate Diploma in General Management (phase 1)
- Financial and Management Accounting
- Human Behaviour and Performance
- Human Resource Strategy
- Research and Statistics
- Operations Management
- Business Communication for Impact
Application fee: R2900 (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: R237 000 (2018 and 2019, excluding the global module)
Administration fee for students from countries outside South Africa: R5 000
Global module fee: US$4 200 - US$6 200. 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.
*These fees include the cost of the Postgraduate Diploma in General Management and the MBA phases combined.
All prices quoted are subject to change. Prices will be confirmed by October 2017.
ADMISSIONS PROCESS download the step by step guide
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GMAT Information download for non-degreed applicants
NMAT - Applicants are welcome to submit NMAT scores in addition to either the GIBS Entrance Test/GMAT.
NMAT by GMAC download information pack
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