Tourism honours students #LiveTheirWild
Posted on May 19, 2020
South African National Parks (SANParks) is gatekeeper to some of South Africa’s most pristine natural resources, and has to fulfil its conservation mandate while also offering appropriate visitor experiences. SANParks enjoy patronage from an established and loyal local market as well as...
Congratulations to autumn 2020 EMS graduates
Posted on April 15, 2020
The Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences (EMS) wishes to congratulate all the graduates who received their qualifications in absentia during the recent virtual graduation ceremony presided over by UP Vice-Chancellor and Principal Professor Tawana Kupe.
The power of presentations
Posted on December 05, 2019
Armed with creative ideas and lots of enthusiasm, the second-year Marketing Management students had to present their UP-Playboy/Playgirl deodorant projects to a panel of judges recently.
Be on the VIP Playboy/Playgirl guest list
Posted on December 03, 2019
What better way to end off a practical project than with a celebration of achievements! Sponsored by manufacturer of cosmetics, toiletries, hair products, pharmaceuticals and skin care products Amka, second-year Marketing Management students were treated to a prize-giving function on 13 November...
Renowned international scholar visits the Department of Marketing Management
Posted on December 02, 2019
There has been considerable research into the world of neuroscience, the purpose of which is to give brands insights into the way the brain responds to stimuli. The belief that building a brand is an art rather than a science no longer holds. Recent research suggests that successful companies are...
UP Marketing students take a run through the heritage of Nike
Posted on October 30, 2019
The final quarter of 2019 was off to an exciting start for the second-year Marketing Management students when a former professional athlete turned businessperson and entrepreneur, Mr Ray Wicksell, presented an inspiring ‘Nike Heritage Talk’ on 1 October 2019.
Marketing honours student among 100 Young Mandelas of the Future
Posted on August 29, 2019
Arend Kahlau, a Marketing Management honours student at the University of Pretoria, has been selected as part of an inspiring group of 100 young South Africans who are making a difference in the country.
Marketing research presented at conference in the USA
Posted on August 27, 2019
Dr Tinashe Chuchu from the Department of Marketing Management attended the 2019 American Marketing Association Summer Conference, held in Chicago, USA from 9 to 11 August 2019.