Diploma in Business Management (Dip: BusMgt)

Full-time and Part-time | 3 Years | SAQA ID: 58341 | NQF Level: 6 | Credits:  245 | Course Type: National Qualification  

"Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish." Sam Walton

Get ahead with a Diploma in Business Management

If you think about it, any successful business relies on strong people who are able to take charge, make tough decisions and most importantly have the ability to lead. Sometimes, due to the economy the modern business scene demands that you have the skills to manage your own business and take charge of your own financial future. It takes a special kind of person to focus, concentrate and head up an organisation. Are you that person?

If you were playing ‘shop’ long before you got to school, and you had a winning streak with your high-school market day, it would come as no surprise that you have a business sense that needs to be developed.

If you would like to build entrepreneurial skills so that you can one day manage a business of your own, then this is the qualification that you’ve been looking for. When you study a Diploma in Business Management expect to learn more about the dynamics of the business world. If you would like to know more about running a company, leading and organising, decision-making, planning, core business principles and entrepreneurial skills all relative to business then this is the field for you. 

Build your career with a qualification from ICESA

Everybody has a dream about the ideal career that they would like to get into one day. Some may dream of a career in fashion, journalism or even travel and tourism. At ICESA we understand that choosing a career is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make, and we are passionate about providing you with a sound qualification of your dreams at an affordable price. We also know that you would like the time that you spend on campus to be academically rewarding but that you also want to enjoy a rich, full social life. With this in mind we have dynamic, easy to access campuses situated around in some of KZN’s busiest, most vibrant CBD areas for your convenience.

Entrance Requirements

Registering for the Diploma in Business Management is easy! Our staff on the different campuses are friendly, efficient and easy to contact. To find out more, all you need to do is either log onto our website, fill out our online form, call us, or simply pay us a visit. We will be glad to assist you.

Admission requirements

  • National Senior Certificate/ Grade 12/NQF level4 (or equivalent)
  • English at Grade 12/NQF level 4 or equivalent 

Expected time on the course

When it comes to time spent on your course, we realise that time is of the essence. At ICESA we would like to equip you with the necessary skills and set you on the path to your dream job as quickly as possible.

  • Our HET and FET courses range between 1 – 3 years.
  • Our provider and short courses range between 30 hour - 5 months on a full-time basis and then a 1 year - 3 year courses on a part time basis.
  • Matric School offers support to learners on all matric subjects, Classes are offered on a full or part-time basis.

The programme duration is 3 years and tuition is face to face. ICESA tuition is scheduled per campus. Programmes are offered during the week on a full-time and part-time basis. 

Course Content and Modules

  • You can now look forward to a full academic year with a variety of exciting subjects to help you develop your skills. This should help you plan your calendar and your study timetable and put you on the road to success.

Study Guides and Course Material

To help get you started on your chosen field of study, a list of prescribed textbooks will be made available to you by ICESA. 

Careers that would suit you best

Once you have successfully graduated from ICESA, with a Diploma in Business Management, you can take on some of the following jobs and careers:

  • Systems Analyst
  • Corporate Investment Manager
  • Human Resource Officer
  • Accountant
  • Accounts Manager
  • Sales Representative 

Understanding your qualification

On successful completion of the programme, you will receive a Diploma: Business Management. 

Take your career to the next level

Students may pursue further studies at an accredited institution of Higher Education. Admission to further your studies at a different institution remains the prerogative of each institution and its academic council. 

How much will it cost you?

Full Price (Year 1)
Deposit 1
Deposit 2
3 Months Installments
6 Months Installments
10 Months Installments
Full Price (Year 1)
Deposit 1
Deposit 2
3 Months Installments
6 Months Installments
10 Months Installments

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