MBA - Master of Business Administration: Great Zimbabwe University (GZU)

Open Learning Centre (OLC) is an Affiliate College of Great Zimbabwe University (GZU) offering a Master of Business Administration Degree Programme awarded by GZU. The Programme is run on a part-time basis to create flexibility and allow working students to complete their studies over a period of 2 years. OLC in affiliation with GZU MBA Programme degree certificates will be identical to the ones awarded to Students pursuing the same MBA Programme at Great Zimbabwe University Masvingo Campus on successful completion of the Programme. 


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Entry requirements

To be considered for admission, a candidate should normally; 

  •       Hold a Bachelor’s degree from Great Zimbabwe University or rated equivalent.
  •       Have experience in business practice for a minimum of three years in general business administration in the commercial, industrial, agricultural or public sectors.
  •       A Masters Degree in other disciplines.
  •       Have approval of Senate. (including those who have an approved professional qualification)      


First Year Level 1, Semester 1 

  •       Practice of Management
  •       Business Statistics and Research Methods
  •       Microeconomics and Business Strategy
  •       Business Information Systems 


First Year Level 1, Semester 2 

  •       Operations Management
  •       Microeconomics and Business Strategy
  •       Corproprate Managerial Accounting
  •       Tax Law and Practice 


Second Year Level 2, Semester 1

  • Strategic Management
  • Management of Change
  • Business Context
  • Marketing Management


Second Year Level 2, Semester 2

  • Corporate Strategy
  • International Marketing
  • Strategic Leadership and Organisational Dynamics
  • Motivation Theories and Perspectives