Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDIPM)

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Program Description

The Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PG Dip Man) is a 1-year postgraduate qualification that enables learners with relevant work experience and appropriate qualifications to further develop their functional and reflective competencies in management, leadership and administration. The programme aims to develop an integrated conceptual understanding, synthesis and critical application of specialised qualitative and quantitative issues in management.

The qualification is directed towards learners having relevant work experience and occupying middle and senior management positions and who have completed a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification. This qualification will enable learners to develop in-depth, discipline-specific skills and applied competence in the private and public sectors that will provide opportunities for personal intellectual growth, more purposeful employment and making an enhanced contribution to society. The qualification will empower learners to solve problems in a focused way and to effectively manage and allocate resources, to communicate effectively and to contribute to knowledge and socio-economic transformation in a responsible and ethical manner.

Persons completing this qualification will be able to:

  • Apply quantitative methodologies in making work-based decisions
  • Apply scientific enquiry and research methods
  • Display research skills in solving work-related problems in the management of a range of organisations
  • Contribute towards the extension of knowledge on business management, leadership and administration
  • Display management and research skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to identify, analyse and solve Management and Commercial problems
  • Acquire an understanding of how to manage resources and processes in a business context
  • Contribute to the resolution of socioeconomic problems of a developing Southern Africa in an ethical and responsible manner
  • Contribute to regional and national goals by facilitating capacity building and human resource development
  • Articulate vertically onto the RBS MBA degree programme

Modules to be completed:

  • General Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Operations and Innovation Management
  • Business Research
Last updated February 2018

About the School

Regent Business School (RBS) was established to satisfy the increasing demand for management education in Southern Africa. RBS is registered as a private higher education

Regent Business School (RBS) was established to satisfy the increasing demand for management education in Southern Africa. RBS is registered as a private higher education Read less
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