The IIE Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, is a three-year qualification for both school leavers and working professionals interested in studying the complexities of managing entrepreneurial and small businesses. There is a strong focus on application of skills and knowledge to start and manage sustainable entrepreneurial and small businesses as well as effective management within existing businesses.
This undergraduate qualification will enhance the skills set of school leavers as well as working professionals within private and government entities. The expansion of economies around the world, especially through entrepreneurship in all sectors, call for a focused and an increased training in entrepreneurship and enterprise development. In addition, the ever-changing economic conditions around the globe, makes it imperative for all individual citizens to have skills that can move nations forward. Economics around the world (both developed and developing) not only need more entrepreneurs, they need better entrepreneurs.
When completing this programme you will engage with several areas relating to entrepreneurship and small business operations including marketing, human resource management, project management, logistics and supply chain management, economics, law, leadership, communications etc. The diploma prepares you for entrepreneurship and various roles within a business across the corporate, governmental and non-profit sectors.
The Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations is designed for both school leavers and working professionals and uses flexible teaching methods. These include compulsory face-to-face contact sessions, extensive online learning using the Learning Management System (LMS), case studies and projects to apply learning into practice.
Continuous assessment is used, through challenging and innovative individual projects, case studies and assignments in each module as well as online exercises to be completed in the LMS, besides formative assessments.
The Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations is offered at the IIE MSA campus in Ruimsig.
The Diploma in Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations is awarded by The IIE . This qualification is on HEQSF level 6.
Accredited by the CHE. Registration: NQF Level 6, SAQA ID 97818
Students are advised to pay their deposit on/before registration and the balance by the published payment due date. Alternative a payment arrangement can be applied for before the 28 February 2021.
International students registering for the first time at IIE MSA will be subject to an International Student Levy of R6,500 (418.28 USD) payable upon registration.
2021 Annual Programme Fee:
R50,100 (3,223.94 USD)
* Note that fees are subject to an annual increase.
For more information regarding fees please visit the Fee structure.
Students are responsible for the payment of their own transport and accommodation during the various intakes, as well as for textbooks, computers or other devices to use the Internet.
For more information on our payment methods visit https://www.iiemsa.co.za/pay-fees/
+27 11 950 4009
Ms Melanie Joubert
+27 11 950 4009