GIBS hosts 2017 EFMD Middle East and Africa Conference
Posted on November 17, 2017
The University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) recently hosted the 2017 European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) Middle East and Africa Conference.
GIBS again ranked as Africa's preeminent MBA in the UK Financial Times Executive MBA Ranking
Posted on October 17, 2017
The University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has once again scooped top honours as Africa's preeminent business school in the annual Executive MBA Ranking conducted by the UK Financial Times.
GIBS once again tops Financial Mail business school and MBA rankings
Posted on October 05, 2017
The University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has retained its dominance in the 2017 Financial Mail 'Ranking the MBAs' annual survey.
University of Pretoria graduates more likely to be employed
Posted on September 12, 2017
According to the QS Graduate Employability Survey published today, the University of Pretoria is ranked among the top one hundred universities in the world for its alumni outcomes, with a position in 97th place.
UP Vice-Chancellor is Businesswoman of the Year winner for Education
Posted on September 11, 2017
University of Pretoria (UP) Vice-Chancellor Professor Cheryl de la Rey was named the winner in the education category of the Businesswoman of the Year Awards for 2017 by the Businesswomen's Association of South Africa at a ceremony in Sandton last week.
Youth optimism dashed by political, economic uncertainty: GIBS Youth Survey
Posted on June 19, 2017
Just five years ago, the annual Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Youth Survey highlighted a society that was upbeat about the future and their career prospects. Back then, 74% of learners felt SA was a good place to have a successful career. In 2017, just 53% of respondents said they...
GIBS continues to dominate the Financial Times Executive Education Rankings in Africa
Posted on May 16, 2017
The University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has continued its rise in the esteemed annual UK Financial Times Executive Education Rankings, which were recently announced.
A first as GIBS graduate celebrates PhD in her mother tongue
Posted on April 13, 2017
During the recent Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) graduation ceremony at the University of Pretoria, PhD graduate Anastacia Mamabolo's abstract was read out in Sepedi.
GIBS graduate receives 2016 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award
Posted on April 13, 2017
Philip Maxton, who recently graduated with a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) from the University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), has been presented with the 2016 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Award.
University of Pretoria celebrates student achievements at 2017 Autumn Graduation
Posted on April 07, 2017
More than 13 000 students will receive their degrees at the University of Pretoria's 2017 Autumn Graduation Ceremonies.
WATCH: GIBS Autumn Graduation Ceremony 2017
Posted on March 30, 2017
The next Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Autum Graduation Ceremony will take place at 15:00 on Thursday, 30 March 2017. The session will be livestreamed via YouTube so that family and friends who cannot attend the event can also be a part of our students' big moment.
GIBS Dean appointed as SABSA President
Posted on March 24, 2017
The South African Business School Association (SABSA) has appointed Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Dean, Professor Nicola Kleyn as its new President.
GIBS and Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership co-hosts International Conference
Posted on March 14, 2017
Responsible and effective leadership is under the spotlight this week at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) in Illovo, Johannesburg.
Professor Jim Walsh promotes engaged scholarship at UP
Posted on February 22, 2017
Prof Jim Walsh, a recently appointed Extraordinary Professor in the Department of Business Management of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, specifically affiliated with the Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership at UP, has been lecturing in a new Faculty programme for...
GIBS climbs 13 places in UK Financial Times Executive MBA Ranking
Posted on November 07, 2016
The UK Financial Times has again placed the University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) in pole position.
GIBS earns AACSB International accreditation
Posted on October 05, 2016
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) has announced that the University of Pretoria’s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has earned its prestigious accreditation.
GIBS Faculty recognised for teaching business practices that help confront society's 'grand challenges'
Posted on September 30, 2016
GIBS Faculty members who teach a core module of the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) PGDip (Postgraduate Diploma in General Management) programme entitled Human Behaviour and Performance, were recently awarded the prestigious Aspen Institute Business and Society 2016 Faculty Pioneer...
GIBS retains top spot among the world's best providers of executive education
Posted on May 27, 2016
The University of Pretoria's Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) has, for the thirteenth year running, retained its top spot as the leading African and South African business school providing executive education programmes.
GIBS' Director of Academic Programmes appointed to EMBAC board of trustees
Posted on February 08, 2016
Tanya van Lill, Director of Academic Programmes at the University of Pretoria (UP)'s Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS), was recently appointed to serve on the board of trustees of the Executive Master of Business Administration Council (EMBAC) from January 2016.
UP showcases new Professional Online Development (PODs) offering at Flexible Futures Conference 2015
Posted on December 04, 2015
At the recent Flexible Futures Conference at the CSIR in Pretoria, the University of Pretoria (UP) showcased its wide range of online and blended learning opportunities and launched its Professional Online Development (POD) offerings.