Higher Certificate in Business Management

Programme overview:

Higher Certificate in Business Management next start date Next start date: 27 February 2023
15 May 2023
26 July 2023
10 October 2023
21 February 2024
Higher Certificate in Business Management duration Duration:
Minimum: 1 year
Maximum: 3 years
Higher Certificate in Business Management support Support: Fully supported

Programme details:

NQF Level 5 | Commerce and Law | Higher Certificate

Looking to shatter glass ceilings? This higher certificate prepares you for work in the business environment as it introduces you to the core disciplines of the modern workplace.

The higher certificate 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.

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More information:

Entry requirements
• You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) with certificate or diploma entry or an equivalent foreign secondary qualification on an NSC level (NQF 4) confirmed by SAQA.
• If you have an international school-leaving certificate, you need to provide a certificate of exemption issued by Universities South Africa (USAf).
• Mature age exemption can be considered for applicants 23 years or older with at least three year’s work experience. Adequate communication skills should be in place.
From R40 200 per year (based on full settlement payment option) - excluding hardware/software requirements. Please consult the fee structure for additional information.
Programme accreditation
• Accredited by the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) of South Africa.
• Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA).
Possible career options
Are you excited to understand business management?

The career choices for you, as a Higher Certificate in Business Management graduate, are varied and employment options include:
• Bookkeeping
• Communications
• Entrepreneurship
• General administration
• Human resource administration
• Marketing administration
• Sales consultation
This qualification is offered at the following campuses
Bedfordview, Bloemfontein, Cape Town - Claremont, Durban, Cape Town - Tyger Valley, East London, Mbombela (Nelspruit), Nelson Mandela Bay, Potchefstroom, Pretoria, Vanderbijlpark
Qualification structure
Qualification Structure:
  • Academic English 
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business Communication
  • Computer Skills
  • Introduction to Business Management
  • Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Personal Skills Development
  • Business Law
  • Employment Relations
  • Mathematics for Business
  • Small Business Development