Month: Feb 2019


Top Postgraduate Diplomas in South Africa

With much investment and commitment happening in the South African educational system, it’s really no wonder that there are a lot of incredible postgraduate courses and programmes being developed here. Prospective students have tons of questions when it comes to diploma study. Rest assured, MANCOSA has all the answers. Find out more about postgraduate study…


1 st Research Academy Seminar of 2019, “Publishing and You!”

How does MANCOSA support scholarly publishing? What are predatory journals and how does one avoid them? How does a researcher choose a journal in which to publish? These are some of the issues addressed by the first seminar hosted by the Research Academy on Friday 15 February 2019 and facilitated by Library Manager Ms Mayezana…


A great future for business administration graduates. Here’s why

Deciding what to study can be very stressful for students. Luckily, we have experts on hand who can give you a glimpse into the future outcomes for some of the occupational fields you may be considering. When it comes to the advantages and disadvantages of studying a business administration in particular, the future certainly does…


3 Reasons why project management matters in business

Are you thinking about studying project management? After all, project management courses in South Africa are a great choice for both the school leaver and a seasoned professional. This is because knowing the fundamentals of managing a project from start to finish can be applied to almost any type of industry or endeavour. It’s certainly…


The Difference Between Undergraduate & Postgraduate

Speak to any seasoned student and they’ll tell you that the leap from undergraduate to postgraduate studying doesn’t always have to be a huge one. Some even find the transition from one to the other quite seamless and enjoyable. However, understanding either needs to start by answering two questions: 1. What is an undergraduate degree?…