NWU Potchefstroom Business School
About Us

About us

At the Potchefstroom Business School we aim to provide innovative and practical management training for business professionals
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The MBA is recognised internationally as the most suitable qualification to prepare business people for successful careers
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Postgraduate Diploma in Management

Postgraduate diploma in Management

The postgraduate diploma in management aims to provide the necessary skillset to the professional to face the challenges of the modern business environment
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Short Courses

Short courses

Our Short Courses provide the business professional with the necessary tools to succeed
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The PhD programme is a research doctoral degree of exceptional quality
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Community, Blogs & News

Community, News & Blogs

For expert opinions on current business issues, our latest news or to find out more about our community involvement follow the links provided.
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Who we are

At the School of Business & Governance we strive to change the way our students think about business. We want our students to become manager-leaders in their own right. All our programmes strive to promote practical business solutions in the workplace and we encourage our students to “practice what we preach”. Situated...  read more
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Events Calendar
MBA Study school - 11 - 15 July 2016

MBA Prestigeday Quest
- 13 July 2016

Programme in Business Management (English) - 25 July 2016

Project Management - 3 August 2016

Distance Project Management
- 17 August 2016

Advanced Project Management - 6 September 2016

Latest News
56 MBAs are awarded sought-after degree from the NWU Business School
To tackle an MBA takes persistence, commitment and many sacrifices. However, it certainly is one of the most rewarding experiences to experience when the day of the graduation ceremony is upon you and you as MBA graduate receives your degree. We...  read more
SA Policy Uncertainty Index launch
Policy uncertainty is not a new phenomenon. Yet it is certainly featuring more prominently in the global conversation about why certain countries with clear potential are delivering lacklustre economic performance and facing diminishing growth...  read more
Experts share knowledge at Fifth Cancer Symposium
The fifth successful cancer symposium was this year again presented by CANSA, the NWU Potchefstroom Business School and Wilmedpark Oncology from Klerksdorp on Saturday 25 July 2015. The “Living with Cancer” Symposium was initiated in...  read more
Business gurus say SA is not all gloom and doom
Despite widespread pessimism about South Africa’s economic prospects, the country has many positive characteristics in its favour, according to business experts at a recent event hosted by the NWU Potchefstroom Business School (NWU PBS)...  read more
PROF RAYMOND PARSONS, NORTH WEST UNIVERSITY POTCHEFSTROOM BUSINESS SCHOOL, POTCHEFSTROOM Given South Africa's own economic challenges at present, it is understandable that, for South Africans as a whole, and even for some professional...  read more
NWU PBS rewards best MBA with gold and silver
Francois van Breda walked away with all the honours during the NWU Potchefstroom Business School’s MBA performance award ceremony, where he received the sought-after gold medal from Old Mutual (as the best overall achiever during the three...  read more
Prontuit – Issue 1 – 2015
Prontuit is the informal newsletter of the School of Business & Governance. This issue talks about changes some of the success stories in 2015.

PBS Prontuit March 2015