With USB’s PGDip BMA you will develop yourself as a responsible leader.

In preparation for your application please ensure that you have the following documents ready:

  1. Write two essays of between 300 and 500 words each on the following topics and submit one document with both essays in pdf format. Please indicate the word count at the end of each essay:
    1. External development perspective: Summarise your development as a leader with an emphasis on the individuals, processes and institutions that have played a major part in your development. Conclude with your choice of the USB and why it fits the criteria as an institution at which you can continue your development.
    2. Personal development perspective: Summarise your personal development, the challenges you have experienced, how you dealt with these challenges, what you have learned from this and the insight that you gained about yourself and your role in business and society. Conclude with your current developmental needs and why this programme is important for your development given your desired future.
  2. Matric certificate (with proof of school-leaving mathematics results)
  3. Certified copies of academic records (which must include a transcript of the subjects)
  4. Selection test results (SHL)
  5. Detailed CV
  6. Copy of ID or passport for non-South African students
  7. Marriage certificate

How does the application process work?

Complete the online PGDip in Business Management and Administration application form by completing each of the following sections::

Section 1: Personal details
Section 2: Address details
Section 3: Work and studies
Section 4: Documentation

Here, you need to upload the following supporting documentation:

  • Number 1 – 7 above
  • Signed declaration form
  • Proof of application fee payment

Section 5: Payment

You need to pay your application fee and selection test fee.
Send proof of the application and selection test fee to [email protected]

Section 6: Status

Please enter your details and we will notify you as soon as you can apply.


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