Graduate School of Business
and Leadership

2020 Applications Now open


Professor Stephen M Mutula

Welcome message from Dean and Head of School

Welcome to the Graduate School of Business & Leadership, a place where you will connect to your future through engaged alumni and a faculty passionate about teaching. The GSB&L has an established track record in providing management education and training to business and public sectors. Based on both high-quality scientific research and intensive corporate relations, we give our students up-to-date education that combines extensive theoretical studies with experience of real business life.

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Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership

Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership

Overview The Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership Studies is designed for working professionals to consolidate and extend their leadership capability in ...
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Doctor of Business Administration(DBA)

The choice of a doctoral degree programme should be based on an individual's research interests and the approach one wishes ...
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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Prospective students (who may originate from any disciplinary background) will undergo a rigorous process of selection. If you are committed ...
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Business Forum Explores Ethical and Transformative Leadership for South Africa

The latest business forum organised by the Graduate School of Business and Leadership (GSB&L) in partnership with the Durban branch...
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UKZN Hosts Training Symposium for Doctoral Candidates

The Acting Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the College of Law and Management Studies (CLMS), Professor Brian McArthur, recently hosted a PhD...
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Emma Smith Scholarship Recipient Uses Scholarship for Academic and Personal Growth

When Ms Siddharthiya Pillay was awarded the Emma Smith Scholarship at UKZN’s Scholarship awards ceremony in 2017, she was excited...
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Postdoctoral Business School Student Contributes to International Book

Postdoctoral student at the Graduate School of Business and Leadership (GSB&L) Dr Kriyanka Moodley has authored a chapter emanating from...
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GSB&L Achieves Second Highest Ranking for SA Business Schools

UKZN’s Graduate School of Business and Leadership (GSB&L) has been ranked second overall in the Professional Market Research Africa (PMR).africa...
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Cum Laude MBA Graduate Promotes Understanding of Challenges Confronting SMMEs

‘After completing a BSC and MSc in Chemical Engineering cum laude I launched an engineering consulting company, Engenium. As it...
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PhD Research Explores Transformation of HR from a Fourth Industrial Revolution Perspective

Graduate School of Business and Leadership (GSB&L) academic Dr Trevor Mtetwa graduated with a PhD in Leadership Studies. His study,...
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