National N-Diploma: Business Management (N4 - N6)

Business Management prepares the prospective student for self-employment. This programme provides vocational and practical skills as well as entrepreneurship training. We focus on: teamwork, problem solving, negotiating skills, motivation, leadership, creativity, adaptability, flexibility, time management and being innovative.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirement for this programme is a:

  • Grade 12/NSC or N3 Certificate
  • A minimum E symbol (Level 3) for English Second Language HG or a minimum D (Level 4) symbol for English Second Language SG is required
  • Accounting at Grade 12 level is recommended


3 Years:

  • N4 - N6 (18 months)
  • Relevant practical experience (18 months)

Subjects / Modules

N4 Subjects (6 Months)
  • Entrepreneurship & Business Management N4
  • Computer Practice N4
  • Management Communication N4
  • Financial Accounting N4 OR Introductory Accounting N4
N5 Subjects (6 Months)
  • Entrepreneurship & Business Management N5
  • Computer Practice N5 OR Computerised Financial Systems N4
  • Sales Management N5
  • Economics N4
N6 Subjects (6 Months)
  • Entrepreneurship & Bus. Management N6
  • Computer Practice N6 (Spreadsheets)
  • Sales Management N6
  • Economics N5

Career Opportunities

  • Assistant Manager
  • Manager
  • Sole Owner