Jul 2018 - MANCOSA

Month: Jul 2018


The Launch of MANCOSA’s new flagship programme – the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree

As Africa continues to navigate towards a knowledge-based economy, increasing importance is placed on doctoral level education. South Africa’s development trajectory is hinged on, amongst other drivers, the production of 5000 doctoral graduates per annum, by the year 2030. However, enrolment and completion rates on doctoral programmes in South Africa are significantly lower than desired….


Fourth industrial revolution to spark change in the higher education research sector

Research geared towards the fourth industrial revolution in the higher educational sector has become the new imperative, whether in enhancing online modes of delivery, integrating emerging technologies into curricula, transforming business practice or effecting social change. When Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor in May 2018, made reference to universities investing in “research areas…