University of The Free State School of Business

Introduction
AACSB Accredited

The Business School was founded to:

  • develop and deliver successful programmes;
  • teach share our knowledge and convert learning into practice;
  • coach in an ON-CAMPUS and on-line environment;
  • empower individuals and organizations;
  • maximize potential; and achieve exceptional results.

Operating under the banner of the school is The Centre for Business Dynamics, established to offer customised non-curricular training in assisting companies and individuals to bridge the gap between their existing skills and competencies, and by those required to ensure their future performance and competitiveness.

We create opportunities for the future.

Fully accredited by the Council for Higher Education (CHE)

Memberships:

  • SABSA (South African Association for Business Schools)
  • AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
  • AABS (Association of African Business Schools)
  • CEEMAN (Central and East European Management Development Association)
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Certificate

Higher Certificate in Management Development (MDP)

Campus or Online Full time January 2019 South Africa Bloemfontein Phuthaditjhaba

The total fee for the programme (Face-to-Face & Online option) amounts to R28 500.00 per student which includes the registration, lectures, study material, expenses related to our annual certificate ceremony. [+]

Thank you for your interest shown in the Business School.

The total fee for the programme (Face-to-Face & Online option) amounts to R28 500.00 per student which includes the registration, lectures, study material, expenses related to our annual certificate ceremony.

A non-refundable deposit of 15% (Proof of Payment) must be accompanied by the application form

NB: Programme fee must be paid in full on/before 31 January 2016

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Courses

New Managers Programme

Campus Full time 8 months January 2019 South Africa Bloemfontein Phuthaditjhaba + 1 more

The economic challenges and responsibilities that South Africa is facing with, require management development within the context of unique and often fluctuating circumstances. Not only does this programme meet this important requirement, but it has been constructed in such a way that both the employer and employee will reap the benefits of the programme without being unduly inconvenienced. [+]

The economic challenges and responsibilities that South Africa is facing with, require management development within the context of unique and often fluctuating circumstances. Not only does this programme meet this important requirement, but it has been constructed in such a way that both the employer and employee will reap the benefits of the programme without being unduly inconvenienced. We believe that one should first be able to manage oneself before one can manage other people. For this reason, self-development is a very important part of the programme.

Leadership is something that can be acquired by everyone, and the objective of this programme is to help develop these properties in every student enrolled in the programme.... [-]


Postgraduate Diploma

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration

Campus Full time January 2019 South Africa Bloemfontein Phuthaditjhaba

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration introduces a new phase to the academic offering of the UFS Business School. The PGDip in Business Administration provides a valuable articulation route to students with a first degree planning to register for an MBA in future. [+]

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration introduces a new phase to the academic offering of the UFS Business School. The PGDip in Business Administration provides a valuable articulation route to students with a first degree planning to register for an MBA in future.

We have reach our limit for the 1st semester 2016 intake. As we do only take 60 students per intake, it is important to apply as soon as possible for the 2nd semester 2016 intake.

PGDip - 144 CREDITS - NQF LEVEL 8

A new group of students commence their studies in January or July each year. Applications for the January intake close 15 November and for the July intake 15 May.

ADMISSION AND ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS At least 24 years of age Any three year Bachelor's degree at NQF Level 7 Two years relevant work experience [-]

Postgraduate Diploma in Tax Strategy and Management

Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Bloemfontein Phuthaditjhaba

South African Tax Legislation has undergone fundamental changes over the past few decades. Most tax consultants do not keep their taxation knowledge up to date after completing their formal higher education studies. [+]

South African Tax Legislation has undergone fundamental changes over the past few decades. Most tax consultants do not keep their taxation knowledge up to date after completing their formal higher education studies. Thus, the primary objective of this programme is to bring all parties involved in the field of taxation up to date with the latest developments and changes and to extend their undergraduate knowledge on taxation and facilitate their specializing in the field of taxation.

NQF Level 6 - The curriculum consists of 10 semester modules. The complete Postgraduate Diploma spans over a period of 12 months. The lecturers are divided into 10 contact sessions of one day each. Lecture times are from 08:15 - 16:15.... [-]