Higher Certificate in Business Management - Online Part Time

Programme overview:

Higher Certificate in Business Management - Online Part Time next start date Next start date: 30 September 2024
Next New Students Orientation Date:
24 September 2024
Higher Certificate in Business Management - Online Part Time study mode Campuses:
Cape Town - Mowbray
Cape Town - Tyger Valley
Durban (Umhlanga)
East London
Mbombela (Nelspruit)
Nelson Mandela Bay

Remote and distant students join a campus where the programme is offered
Higher Certificate in Business Management - Online Part Time support Support: Fully supported

Programme details:

NQF Level 5 | Commerce and Law | Part Time Study | Degree: Higher Certificate in Business Management | Saqa Id: 120687
Looking to shatter glass ceilings? The Higher Certificate in Business Management prepares you for work in the business environment as it introduces you to the core disciplines of the modern workplace. It is also a good stepping-stone for those who do not meet the entry requirements for a degree but wish to gain entry to the Eduvos Bachelor of Commerce after completing this programme. The focus of the higher certificate is on the key areas of business management, human resource management and marketing.

You will also cover Mathematics for Business, Academic English, Computer and Personal Skills Development, Business Communication, Small Business Development and Bookkeeping. Within the curriculum, you will be introduced to topical business subject areas such as the elements of the marketing mix, recruitment, management and leadership, governance and sustainability in business. Because of our unique teaching and learning approaches, you will also start developing essential skills for the world of work, such as effective problem solving, critical thinking, working in teams and communicating effectively. On completion of the Higher Certficate in Business Management, you can apply to one of our Bachelor of Commerce degrees. Students could also possibly qualify for two exemptions.

More information:

Entry requirements
•     South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or Higher Certificate endorsement.

•     A National Certificate (Vocational) level 4 issued by 
the Council of General and Further Education and Training with Bachelor’s degree, Diploma or Higher Certificate endorsement.

•     A Certificate of evaluation on a minimum NQF level 4
for foreign qualification confirmed by SAQA.
•     A letter or certificate confirming an exemption from Universities South Africa (USAf) for any other 
school-leaving results.
•    Completion of a Bachelor’s degree, Diploma, Higher Certificate or equivalent.
From R42 600 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.

Eduvos offers flexible payment options

Programme accreditation
•     Accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE)
•     Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
Possible career options
Are you excited to understand more about business?The career choices for you, as a Higher Certificate in Business Management graduate, are varied and employment options include:
This qualification is offered at the following campuses

Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Mowbray, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, Durban (Umhlanga), East London, Midrand, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark


International students

International students are welcome to apply for this programme.

For international student requirements please kindly check International Students Admissions

Calling all students from Angola, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominica, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guyana, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Qualification structure
This is an outline of the modules for this qualification per level.

Data for intake starting: 30 September 2024

    Higher Certificate in Business Management - Online Part Time
    Admission Fee (ADMIN4-B00) - Admission
    Business Communication (COBNA0-T22) - Core
    Introduction to Human Resource Management (COHMA0-T22) - Core
    Introduction to Business Management (COBUA0-T33) - Core
    Small Business Development (COSBA0-T44) - Core
    Bookkeeping (COBKA0-T11) - Core
    Introduction to Marketing (COMGA0-T44) - Core
    Work Integrated Learning (Commerce) (COISA0-T32) - Fundamental
    Computer Skills (ITSKA1-T11) - Fundamental
    Academic English (COAEA0-T11) - Fundamental
    Mathematics for Business (COMTA0-T22) - Fundamental
    Employment Relations (COERA0-T33) - Fundamental
    Business Law (COBLA0-T44) - Fundamental