The programme will enable suitably qualified and experienced individuals who wish to grow their careers in business and industry, an opportunity to do so by obtaining (on a part time basis over a period of approximately two years) a relevant and formal academic qualification. In addition to having merit as a qualification in its own right, this degree will also serve as a very sound foundation for those who may, at a later stage, wish to aspire to the levels of Masters (MBA) and Doctor (DBA) in business related studies.
Knowledge and a clear understanding of a variety of business functions. Sound decision-making and sharpened communication skills. Applied critical thinking, research, analysis and problem solving. Development of leadership and motivational traits and qualities necessary to accomplish organisational goals. Career progression and advancement. Personal development. Rapid career change. Increased financial compensation.
The NMMU Business School is accredited by the National Department of Education, and we are members of:
Financial Accounting Aspects
Management Accounting Aspects
Labour Relations and Law
Human Resources Strategies
Management Information Systems
Production and Purchasing Management
To view the NMMU Business School's B-Tech in Business Administration (BBA) trimester structure click here.
Theoretical insights into Leadership, Personal Development and Organisational Behaviour. Dedicated coaching and mentoring. Practical group and individual reflective sessions. Practical training in business communication and presentation skills.
Formal Lectures. Analyses of case studies. International Guest Speakers and Lecturers. International study visits. Facilitated Group Discussion. Presentation of Group Assignments. Conducting applied research on real business problems.
Academic record: A three year national diploma at an NQF 6 level or a bachelor’s degree qualification is the minimum requirement.
Work Experience: Successful applicants will have three years relevant working experience in a business or related environment or, alternatively, five years general working experience. We look at full-time and part-time job responsibilities and consider your skills, accomplishments, aptitude for a managerial career, and knowledge of the business environment.
Ensure you have the minimum admission requirements.
Complete the enquiry form. Application forms will be forwarded to you.
Once we have received your enquiry, our relationship office will send you an Academic Admissions Application Form and a Programme Selection form. Print and complete these forms and make an additional copy of each of them.
Prepare two certified copies of:
Your complete application pack should consist of the following:
Submit the complete pack via courier or personal delivery to:
Graduate School, NMMU Business School, 20 Bird Street, Port Elizabeth.
To view the 2012 fee structure for the NMMU Business School's B-Tech in Business Administration (BBA) click here.