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Department of Business Management

Welcome to the Department of Business Management

The Department of Business Management originated in 1927 and is the second oldest business management department in the country. It has always been a leader in this subject.

The Department has the following focus areas:

  • business management and strategic management;
  • entrepreneurship;
  • supply chain management (logistics);
  • international management;
  • e-business;
  • leadership.


The building industry: Itís a matter of taking responsibility - 29/10/2014
From The Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership

Green building brings together a vast array of practices, techniques, and skills to reduce and ultimately eliminate the impacts of buildings on the environment and human health. There is big interest all over the world from the construction industry, architects and quantity surveyors to design and build environmentally friendly buildings.

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Tourism, still a vital force for peace - 23/09/2014
From Department of Business Management

Prof Ernie Heath, from the Department of Business Management, participated in the eighth Tourism Education Futures Initiative Conference hosted at the University of Guelph in Canada, where he presented a paper entitled ĎA key tourism education futures challenge: facilitating responsible leadership learning for destination management and marketing organisationsí.

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Imagine a place where you can get your business off the ground.
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