Get ahead in the business world and develop general management skills with our Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management
The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management (PDBM) qualification gives you an opportunity to get ahead in the business world and develops general management skills and prepares the junior executive who is serious about business for employment in middle management positions.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management (PDBM) qualification provides emerging executives and middle managers who are serious about business, an opportunity to get ahead in the business world. This programme will enable you to make a real difference in your management practice through active use of frameworks, theories and tools.
Duration: 1 year
A three-year degree (NQF level 7) and relevant work experience
The PDBM is an NQF level 8 (120 credits) qualification offered over a minimum period of one year, and a maximum of two years.
Elective Modules (Choice of Two) (Based on student numbers)
Each module requires the successful completion of an assignment and an examination. The emphasis of the assessment is on the practical application of relevant theories and models. Students will be required to address challenges at work through organisation-specific projects.
Since business education involves putting theory into practice, we have assembled a world-class faculty team with exceptional industry experience. Each member will inspire you with the results of their research initiatives and experience-based insights into the best global management practices which are necessary for succeeding in emerging markets. Through our exposure to multiple industries, we can share best practices, and demonstrate what works and what does not.
Regenesys will help you optimise your career potential. Our friendly career office team assists in all aspects of getting you ready to climb the corporate ladder to achieve your dreams.
As part of the PDBM programme, you get to understand your interests, values, strengths and weaknesses, which is the first step to success in career planning. Self-assessment tools are available to determine your optimal career path and identify your goals.
Career Counselling / Coaching
Individual sessions with our counsellors/coaches are available upon request. These sessions are useful to help you to clarify your goals and develop personalised ‘job-search’ strategies.
Workshops and training resources on topics ranging from CV writing and interview skills, to business etiquette and networking to prepare you for your job search are available upon request. Mock interviews can also be arranged to prepare you for real interviews.
Our Leadership Conversations can link you to top business and industry leaders and show you which industries and areas are more likely to interest you.
Company Presentations and Recruitment Talks
When companies are invited to make presentations on their businesses and recruiting practices, this is a great way to learn more about different industries and specific company cultures.
Networking and Alumni Events
Having individual contacts and being in the right place at the right time often leads to job opportunities. Students are encouraged to attend off-campus networking events to meet professionals from a variety of industries. Our Alumni Committee also organises informal social functions that bring alumni and students together.
Regenesys offers access to career events for interested individuals and organisations.
Check that you meet the entry requirements below and then:
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The RPL fee is R1000. The total registration fee for students with RPL is R2250.
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