Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDIPMAN)

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On completion of this qualification, graduates will be able to:

  • Apply quantitative methodologies in making work-based decisions
  • Apply scientific enquiry and research methods
  • Utilise technology to solve work-based problems
  • 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
  • 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 socio-economic problems of a developing Southern Africa in an ethical and responsible manner
  • Articulate vertically to REGENT Business School’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree programmE
  • Display Management and Research skills
  • Contribute to regional and national goals by facilitating capacity building and human resource development

What is the duration of the programme, how is it structured?

What is the duration of the programme, how is it structured?

The Postgraduate Diploma in Management programme comprises 6 modules.  Students attempt three (3) modules per semester.  The minimum duration of this programme is one year.

  • General Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Economics
  • Financial Management
  • Operations and Innovation Management
  • Business Research


More Information

The Postgraduate Diploma in Management (PGDIPMAN) 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 Bachelors 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 a 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.