Month: Mar 2017


MBA Student & Pharmacist recognised for excellence in case study writing in India

In spite of a number of proposed approaches, theories and empirical findings, there is no consensus on how to educate effective managers. It is clear that the role of the manager is extremely complex and therefore, effective business education is no less complicated. Nowadays, management education has to be much more practically oriented and should…


Be Bold for Change: International Women’s Day 2017

By Dr Claudine Hingston (MANCOSA Centre for Women Leadership) International Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th of March annually to acknowledge women and their achievements. However, the struggle for gender equality still continues and women have a long way to go in order to achieve full equality with men and shake off various forms…


MANCOSA hosts a conference on the technological integrations in the new FET learner’s curriculum

The Department of Basic Education is committed to utilising Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), to improve learning and teaching outcomes across the education system and opening up access to the 21st century learning and teaching solutions. In partnership with the Mathematics, Science & Technology (MST) directorate of KZN Education Department, Affinity Educational Consultants, MANCOSA held a…


Leadership lecture on obstacles facing female traders in the agricultural industry

“Obstacles faced by female traders in the agricultural industry” was the topic of the leadership lecture facilitated by the MANCOSA Centre for Women Leadership. The lecture was held at the Dr Chota Motala Auditorium at the Mancosa GSB on the 2nd of March 2017 and was delivered by Ms Elizabeth Scheepers, an academic at MANCOSA….

Mancosa [School of Education], hosts the first group of students studying toward the Postgraduate Certificate in Education

The MANCOSA Postgraduate Certificate in Education in Further Education and Training Teaching [PGCE (Further Education and Training Teaching)] Orientation Programme, was held at the Mancosa [GSB] on Saturday, 25th February. The aim of the PGCE is to provide students with a professional teaching qualification and necessary skills essential to their function as future teachers. The…

A Post Budget dialogue reflects a tough year for South Africans’

MANCOSA in partnership with The Sunday Tribune, hosted a Post Budget dialogue dinner to provide an in-depth analysis through a well versed panel, who discussed the tax, economic, political and business sector spend for the 2017/2018 fiscal year. The panel included, Professor Dilip Garach; Mr Christopher Gilmour, Mr Lukhona Mnguni and Mr Mazwi Xaba. The…