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University of the Witwatersrand

South Africa Johannesburg February 2017

Wits is strategically located in Johannesburg, a world class city and the economic hub of South Africa, with countless opportunities for students and staff to engage with and present solutions that will contribute to our country's knowledge-base and build our future. With its more than 130 000 graduates in its 91-year history, Wits has made and will continue to make its mark nationally and internationally. Wits is positioned 24th by the Times Higher Education Rankings among… [+] the world top 100 universities from which Fortune 500 CEO's graduated. Getting to know Wits Wits University is a centre for higher education and research of the highest quality. Its long history and reputation has been built on promoting the freedom of enquiry and the search for knowledge and truth. It continues to enhance its position as a leading research intensive university in South Africa. Wits Today Wits, one of Africa’s premier research universities strives to be innovative, where boundaries of knowledge are pushed and where the focus is on sustaining globally competitive standards of excellence in learning, teaching and research. Study at Wits Students choose to study at Wits because it is an internationally respected research intensive university. Wits has highly qualified and internationally acclaimed academic staff. Based in Johannesburg, the economic hub of Africa, Wits offers a wide choice of degree programmes with our professional degrees being internationally recognized. Wits offers the students social vibrancy as well as cultural diversity. Postgraduate Studies Looking to enhance your career? Need the competitive edge? Join Wits, where we offer intellectually stimulating research areas at the postgraduate level, excellent supervision and research support, as well as funding for meritorious students and those in financial need. [-]


43 Air School

South Africa Port Alfred Port Elizabeth Johannesburg February 2017

About 43 Air School 43 Air School Proudly welcomes you to World Class Pilot Training. We deliver this by setting the highest standards, unmatched facilities and a serious passion for aviation. We have professionally trained well over 5000 graduates for the general, airline and military aviation sectors over the past 28 years but it’s our ability to exceed the expectations of our customers that differentiates us. 43 is Africa’s only Jeppesen and Boeing approved ab-… [+] initio facility and we are the only school able to offer an iATPL, along with our Jet Pilot Program (JPP) this enables us to deliver a first officer airline ready candidate in less than 24 months. Our locations in RSA have contingent dedicated flying training areas, low air traffic density and ready access to instrument training facilities focusing students on what they have enrolled for. Dedicated live on-campus facilities ensure our student’s social needs are catered for. Our 43 Instructor’s experience is unmatched in the industry and the team is headed by professionals that have had distinguished careers in aviation. 43 is committed to ensuring that we stay abreast of industry developments and aviation instruction methodologies. Our 43 eLearning offering for iPad in conjunction with a structured ground school and dedicated instructors assists students to reach their full potential. 43 owns the largest and best maintained fleet of aircraft on the continent and glass cockpit offerings are available on our complex trainers. Our vast experience and leadership in training places 43 Air School at the forefront of international training standards. Why train with 43 Air School? Unsurpassed instructor capability Largest "on location" training fleet in the Southern Hemisphere One of only two Boeing Jeppeson training schools Largest "live on campus" facility in Africa Jeppeson’s only approved e-learning syllabus for iPad in Africa Only Boeing approved integrated ATPL program worldwide 43 Air School is a dedicated flying training organisation, catering for the private, general commercial, airline and military sectors. We have extensive experience in training self and corporate sponsored pilots from different cultural backgrounds and from various countries around the world. The school offers a full residential service and has an average student population of approximately 300 at its main and Bulembu campuses. The staff complement is about 200. From its simple beginnings in 1942, 43 Air School has established a reputation within the SA aviation industry for providing a high standard flying training service. All our courses are approved by the South African Civil Aviation Authority. Our success is the result of having a relevant and achievable philosophy, sophisticated training programmes to translate that philosophy into tangible results, and effective management systems to provide quality control. And, of course, the right people to do the job. Training Philosophy Our philosophy is to give you a genuine operational capability, that is, to teach you to do the job you are licenced to do, and do it well. Whether a private or career pilot. Being able to do the job entails a lot more than controlling an aeroplane correctly and accurately. It includes effective and adaptable procedures, an applied operational knowledge, good and confident command skills. All these are taught and then practised through planned exposure to various conditions and situations. Our success is the result of having a relevant and achievable philosophy, sophisticated training programmes to translate that philosophy into tangible results, and effective management systems to provide quality control. And, of course, the right people to do the job. 43 Air School has identified specific objectives for all these aspects and designed step by step and logically structured programmes that achieve these. Theory and practical training are integrated throughout, and every dual and solo hour is used strategically for maximum productivity. There is no unstructured “hour building”. Management programmes monitor not only your, but also our performance, identify problems, and ensure corrective action. In addition to the Chief Flight and Ground instructors, the School has four standards flight instructors whose sole purpose is to perform a continuous quality control function. Staff are all full-time professionals, with extensive operational and instructional experience. The College Registrar liaises with and takes care of the interests of our students. FAQS How old do I need to be to start training? The min. age requirement is 17 years old for a Private Pilot Licence, & 18 years old for a Commercial Pilot Licence or Frozen ATPL. What are the min. Educational Requirements? We suggest a C+ in School graduating Core Mathematics, Physical Science & English. What if I didn’t take Core Mathematics and Physical Science? We would advise that you first achieve this requirement, although not a pre-request it is highly recommended. Other than my school subjects, what else do I need to qualify for enrolment? You will need to pass an aviation medical exam (done by an Aviation Doctor) and an English Proficiency test. These are included in your course fees, however, should you have any pre-existing medical conditions we would strongly suggest that you have your medical done before you arrive. What conditions could prevent me from obtaining an Aviation Medical? Colour Blindness, Diabetes (Type 1), Epilepsy and Lung/Cardiac disorders to mention a few. What Qualifications does 43 offer? We offer Private and Commercial Pilot Licences, Airline Pilot’s Licence, as well as Air Traffic control training and aircraft maintenance courses. How do I enroll for a course? Sign all the pages of estimate sent to you and return them to us, along with the following documents: Copy of your ID/Passport, School leaving Certificate, Copy of your Medical Aid Cover, & Proof of payment for your Deposit (to secure your enrollment). Do I need to have a Study Visa? If you are a foreign student, you will need to have a study visa to study at 43 Air School, valid for a 24 Month period. Do you offer Sponsorships or Bursaries? Unfortunately we do not offer Bursaries or Sponsorships as we are not the user of the end product. What is a COMPASS Assessment? COMPASS (Computerized Pilot Aptitude Screening System) is a PC-based pilot selection tool that fulfills the need for a reliable, objective, scientifically proven and cost-effective screening method. What does a COMPASS Assessment test? COMPASS consists of six tests which have been developed to test some of the key aptitude areas for professional pilots. The tests include: Control : a compensation task looking at basic hand / foot / eye co-ordination Slalom : a tracking task looking at hand / eye co-ordination Mathematics : a test of basic applied mathematical understanding and speed Memory: accuracy of short-term memory recall and ability to 'chunk' information Task Manager : a test of the candidate's ability to scan the screen and manage two concurrent tasks accurately and quickly Orientation: instrument interpretation, comprehension and spatial orientation. Tech-Test: technical comprehension test (physics test). Aviation - English : test English language ability, including recognizing ATC sound messages. Verbal reasoning: the ability of the candidate to understand, analyze and logically interpret written information A Checklist Professional Profile is also drawn up, displaying expanded details on subjects like personal and relational competencies and potential misbalances, followed by a conclusion and advice. These competencies include: Resilience Stress Tolerance Impulse Control Ambition Accuracy Perseverance Dominance Persuasiveness Assertiveness Teamwork Helpfulness Empathy Autonomy Openness Need for variation How does the COMPASS assessment benefit me? The COMPASS assessment will immediately read out if you have enough potential to function as a pilot. It clearly defines to which extend the demanded personal competences are already present and /or in which way they need to be further developed. [-]


Red & Yellow School

BA South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg February 2017

We’re Red and we’re Yellow. Our secret formula: Logic and Magic. It’s a cunning mix of sane and silly, physics and fantasy, vitamins and bubble gum. From the start, we got that balance right. Our fingers are firmly on the pulse of the advertising and marketing industry, so we stay connected to what’s happening. We believe that positive encouragement and an atmosphere of competitive fun is the best way to learn. And we know this for sure: that universe-conquering confide… [+] nce comes from pushing yourself and discovering just how clever you really are, and how ridiculously high you can jump. WHY WE SET THE BAR We believe our drive and our energy stand out from the rest. What’s that you’re asking? How does one measure drive and energy? Ask our accomplished alumni – honestly, that was pride, not snark. We’re dynamic, constantly growing and very much in tune with the advertising and marketing industry’s needs. We attribute this to our close relationship with the industry, which gives us access to the latest trends and research, and highlights the skills and expertise that will soon be in demand. We are an independent business that distils practically applicable knowledge and shares it with an active learning community that crosses geographic, cultural and technological boundaries to produce eager, ambitious minds who drive the industry forward. Brave curious minds In 2013, our school collided with Quirk Education to form a practical academic institution that we believe will serve to future-proof our students. This new entity combines tremendous experience in marketing’s academic space with digital skills and online training expertise. Relevant and practical content can thus be delivered through the methodology best suited to our students – online, contact or a hybrid of both. [-]


International Hotel School

South Africa Durban Cape Town Johannesburg February 2017

Join Africa's Leading Online Hotel School and unlock your potential. Already in the industry or wanting to enter the exciting world of hospitality? International Hotel School’s online campus offers a modern mix of relevant courses that equips individuals with the skills and knowledge they require to be successful hospitality industry professionals. International flexibility with internationally recognised qualifications The hospitality industry makes a significant c… [+] ontribution to the national and global economy. As such, the industry requires competent staff who possess the required skills and knowledge for successful hospitality and culinary management. Join Africa’s Leading Hotel School and open the door to your dreams! No matter which field you wish to pursue, The International Hotel School will provide you with the training you need to make a success of a challenging career in the hospitality and/or culinary industry, both locally and internationally. So if you’re passionate about a career in hospitality, look no further than International Hotel School Online. Why study online with International Hotel School? Work and life commitments often make it difficult or impossible to be a full-time (or part-time) student. Online study is a suitable alternative that provides flexibility and convenience. Studying online means you become part of a community of like-minded professionals in pursuit of your career goals. The benefits of online study include: • Access to a personal online tutor for subject-related queries and assistance. • Interactive discussions so that you can learn from and share with others. • Tutor based assignments aimed at developing your ability to apply concepts to the real world of work. • Automated assessments with instant results. • Links to video clips, articles and case studies. • Email reminders, notifications and regular deadlines keep you on track and focused on attaining your goals. • A dedicated student support centre focused on assisting you throughout your learning journey. [-]


Henley Business School Africa

South Africa Johannesburg February 2017

Welcome to a truly global business school with uniquely African energy. Welcome to Henley Business School Africa, the only international business school that boasts triple-accreditation status from the foremost accreditation bodies in the United Kingdom, Europe and the USA, along with accreditation by South Africa’s Council on Higher Education. As the African arm of Henley Business School UK, one of the oldest business schools in Europe, Henley Business School A… [+] frica combines a distinctly African flair with the global prestige of being part of the University of Reading, consistently ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide. Which means you can rely on our reputation for delivering world-class business-focused education that is applicable and relevant both in Africa and across the globe. We are proud of our “can-do” spirit, our optimism and our passion for developing leaders who can – and do – make a real and tangible difference. We believe in building the people who build the businesses that build and grow a strong Africa, and by extension a better world for all. Unlike many other business schools that offer a linear experience that force-feeds theory to students, Henley Business School offers a holistic learning system. By blending theory with practice, our holistic learning system means you can look forward to a business education that provides you with insightful business acumen, the ability to both master yourself and lead and manage others, and exceptionally relevant and practical theory that is tried and trusted in practice in your own workplace. Having grown more than ten-fold over the last 24 years, we are perfectly positioned to make your business leadership dreams become a reality. Our MBA lets you apply and assess business theory and practical skills while you study. When you choose to do your MBA with Henley Business School, you are choosing to blend business theory with practical skills that you can apply in your workplace and assess your progress while you are studying. We offer two MBA programmes: the Henley MBA and the new Henley MBA for the Music and Creative Industries. Both give you a unique opportunity to develop personally and professionally and to become a respected business leader. The Henley MBA is forward-thinking and relevant, and engages you in a top-tier worldwide network of over 70,000 alumni. The flexible and family-friendly Henley MBA will equip you with the skills and acumen you need to further enhance your business leadership capabilities, ensuring that you garner well-deserved respect from your colleagues and peers throughout the continent and across the world. As one of the most renowned MBAs worldwide, and triple-accredited by AMBA, EQUIS and AACSB the Henley MBA is an intense, relevant and richly rewarding experience that will challenge and stimulate you, and provide you with the knowledge you need to achieve outstanding success in your career. The Henley MBA for the Music and Creative Industries – a first in Africa – combines the conventional Henley MBA with an extension that specifically addresses the requirements of the creative entrepreneurs who will drive economic growth in South Africa and broader region in the years to come. Developed in collaboration with an international team of executives to meet the specific needs of the musical and creative industries, the Henley MBA for the Music and Creative Industries augments the Henley MBA with a series of bespoke workshops, presentations and analysis delivered by both Henley academics and leaders in the musical and creative industries. [-]


IMM Graduate School of Marketing

Bachelor BBA South Africa Johannesburg February 2017

About the IMM Graduate School of Marketing Marketing is fundamental to the success of any business, whether big or small, and the IMM GSM plays a major role in promoting the importance of marketing not only as a career, but also as the way to orientate a business. Mission The mission of the IMM Graduate School of Marketing (IMM GSM) is to continually bestow relevant and quality marketing skills, knowledge and competencies to its learners, thus creating professionally… [+] qualified and well-equipped marketers, who are fully skilled and able to practise effectively in the business environment. In this manner, IMM GSM graduates will contribute to the overall development of a sound and globally acknowledged economy. Vision The IMM GSM strives to be the distance-learning provider of choice and the Centre of Excellence for marketing and marketing-related disciplines in southern Africa. In our endeavours to become the touch point for marketing knowledge and information, the IMM GSM will continue to provide all stakeholders with superior and professional customer service and subject matter of the highest academic integrity. [-]


Regent Business School

Bachelor South Africa Durban Johannesburg February 2017

Regent Business School (RBS) was established to satisfy the increasing demand for management education in Southern Africa. RBS is registered as a private higher education institution by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) in South Africa. In addition, the Council on Higher Education (CHE) has accredited RBS ‘programmes including its flagship Master of Business Administration Degree (MBA). RBS also has various other recognitions from various institutions. R… [+] BS offers a range of accredited programmes from higher certificate to the post graduate qualifications. The RBS distance and supported learning programmes provide a professional educational qualification that will equip the graduate with practical business knowledge to enable success in the highly competitive and global work environment. RBS is mindful of the need for its programmes to reflect leading international business practice. Study and support material include case study simulation of real business situations specifically designed to reflect cutting edge developments in the work situation and their impact on business practice. RBS is strongly committed to developing business and entrepreneurial skills in Southern Africa while ensuring our students a competitive edge in a rapidly changing business environment. Why choose REGENT Business School (RBS) RBS has developed a series of programmes that are designed to provide individuals and organisations with the management competencies and critical skills necessary to build and sustain competitive advantages in a rapidly changing and complex business environment. RBS’s expertise has evolved through continuous research and development undertaken in delivering a range of local and international business and management education programmes. As a specialised education and training provider of management related learning programmes, RBS has the capacity, systems and resources to deliver courses with the flexibility of onsite, offsite as well as web based teaching and learning. It is well known that successful companies make deliberate efforts to ensure that training of staff does not compromise production and business time. RBS delivers courses that are flexible and supported by a range of support facilities i.e. telephone support, face to face lectures, online and web support and virtual classrooms. This places organisations at the forefront of competitiveness having their staff trained and uplifted whilst still maintaining optimal productivity. [-]


Milpark Education

Bachelor South Africa Cape Town Johannesburg February 2017

Milpark Business School (Pty) Ltd was established in 1997 and was one of the first private providers of higher management education in South Africa. In 2007, Milpark registered as an independent Private Higher Education Institution (PHEI) with the Department of Higher Education and Training under the registration number 2007/HE07/003. Milpark is also accredited to offer a range of Further Education and Training (FET) qualifications by various SETAs. In 2008, Milpark integrated… [+] a broad range of financial planning, banking and insurance qualifications into its suite of programmes and became, as a result, a leading niche provider of educational programmes to a range of sectors, with a strong presence in the Financial Services sector. In November 2013, Milpark changed its name to Milpark Education (Pty) Ltd. The name change is a change in name only, and does not affect our students directly. All qualifications remain accredited and registered with the appropriate authorities and Milpark Education is still registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training under the same registration number. The new Milpark Education comprises several schools, streamlined to provide the best experience to our varied student body within each school’s area of specialisation. The new school structure allows us to further enhance and expand our academic offering to ensure that our qualifications remain current and relevant to industry and students. Milpark Education retains a national footprint in South Africa: we have two teaching campuses in Claremont, Cape Town and Melville, Johannesburg, and a sales and support office in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal. Milpark is proud of its students’ achievements in a wide variety of sectors, and believes these reflect positively on the status of the institution. The 2013 PMR.africa national survey on accredited business schools offering MBA/MBL degrees in South Africa rated Milpark the number one private provider of the MBA degree. Milpark was placed third in the overall rankings of all accredited business schools in South Africa in 2013, again showing continuous improvement in ranking. [-]