THE JBS MBA – AN MBA LIKE NO OTHER The purpose of the Johannesburg Business School (JBS) at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) is clear. We want to equip people to grow small and medium-sized businesses and by so doing create jobs and expand our economy. Knowledge is exciting. As a JBS student, you will experience an innovative teaching style geared to the complex environment of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR), yet at the same time remaining authentically African. Our emphasis is on practical and useable knowledge that will have a direct benefit to the student’s business. The three areas of knowledge that you need to master to be successful in business are covered on the JBS MBA:
IS THE JBS MBA FOR YOU? If your interest is in starting, or growing and scaling a business, then the JBS MBA is for you. Our target market is new venturers, owners and senior managers of small and medium-sized businesses, including family owned businesses. The MBA will also be ideal for entrepreneurs who have started or are going to start a business they want to grow. In addition to these groups, people who consult to small and medium-sized businesses would also benefit greatly from the JBS MBA. We hope you are as excited as we are about the new JBS MBA and we look forward to you joining us to be part of the inaugural class of 2020!