Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Business School Leaders for tomorrow
NMMU Business School

Welcome To NMMU Business School

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Business School is rated among the top business schools globally and on the African continent. Our flagship Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (PDBA) programmes focus on the development of creative, innovative and socially responsible business leaders and are available to students in Port Elizabeth, Gauteng, Durban, Cape Town and East London.

For stakeholders in HR, training and skills development, we empower workforce, human resources and leaders to be high-performance assets, helping stakeholders and industry to enhance their most valuable asset for future and sustainable growth, prosperity, and success.

As a new breed business school, also the youngest in Southern Africa, we have a forward-thinking vision and approach. We are in touch with tomorrow and understand the complex challenges of the 21st century.

Our solution to challenges of changing times is innovators, independent thinkers and individuals that are agents of change.

NMMU Business School’s MBA ranks among the top 200 in the world

Eduniversal ranked ten African Executive MBA programmes among the top 200 in the world. Of those, NMMU were among only 7 Executive MBA programmes to receive a four-star rating, the highest possible grade (Eduniversal 2013/14 Global Ranking of Executive MBA degrees).

First ‘green’ business school in South Africa

NMMU Business School is the first in South Africa to receive an official ‘green’ design rating accreditation for a public and education building from the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA).


Awarded the ‘Business School Leadership Award’

Recognised with a special award for thought leadership in emerging markets at the 3rd annual Asia’s Best Business School Awards by CMO Asia and the World Brand Congress in Singapore.


Among the most affordable MBA

NMMU MBA students rank our programme as being the best value for money in South Africa. Available in Pretoria, Port Elizabeth, Cape Town and East London (Source: 2010 Financial Mail MBA Rankings/IPSOS Markinor).

International media recognition

International media, including The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Boston Globe, acknowledged the role played by the NMMU Business School in shaping the future of another country through the post-conflict leadership programme and training for South Sudanese leaders after years of civil war.

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NMMU Business School partners with Ray Mhlaba Skills Training Centre to empower youth with real-world business acumen 02 December 2016

The Eastern Province Child and Youth Care Centre (also known as EP Children’s Home) was founded in 1889 and is one of the oldest residential children’s home in South Africa. Ray Mhlaba Skills Training Centre is closely affiliated to EP Children’s Home and offers skills training to youth between the ages of 18-25 whom have completed matric and are determined to create a successful future.

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Unique collaboration at the Department of Human Settlements sets bar of excellence in Monitoring & Evaluation in the Public Sector 18 November 2016

An exciting new initiative involving the Department of Human Settlements, Office of the Premier and NMMU Business School has resulted in the development of a customised Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) training & development programme.

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