BUSINESS

DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS

Overview

The school provides knowledge and skills for the effective management and prosperity of both business organizations and firms. The role is vital in analyzing change in technology, competition, size and complexity of business firms. Diploma and Certificate courses offered in the Department include: Business Administration, Human Resources, Accounting & Finance, and Sales & Marketing, among others.

Objectives

  • Equip students with the knowledge & skills necessary to secure jobs in the business industry.
  • Prepare students with necessary business communication skills.
  • Develops a student’s interpersonal, analytical and technical skills suited for the business environment.
  • To stimulate students’ critical thinking and problem solving skills and thus promote entrepreneurial initiatives.
  • To equip students with proper skills for planning, organizing, coordinating, motivating, staffing and controlling business enterprise activities
  • Equip the students with necessary entrepreneurial skills to enable them start and run a business

Prospects

The Business Industry is among the oldest industries recording tremendous growth and expansion. Therefore qualified graduates in the Banking, Sales, customer service, Purchasing, Marketing, Accounting, Finance and Human Resources fields will continually be required to service the needs of these crucial sectors. Students graduating from this department possess a professional attitude and the right technical skills, enabling them to propel growth and stability in the dynamic business environment.

COURSE DURATION EXAM BODY SUBJECTS
Diploma in Business Management 8 Semesters ICM
Certificate: Business Management & Administration, International Business Communications, Marketing, Numeracy & Statistics, and Communication Skills, ICT, Entrepreneurship
Diploma: Accounting, Business Law, Economics for Business, Organisational Behaviour
Diploma in Office Management 5 Semesters ICM Accounting, Business Management and Administration, Computer Appreciation and Application, International Business Communication, Office Procedures, and Administration, and Communication Skills, Entrepreneurship
Advanced Diploma in Office Management 5 Semesters ICM Business Law, Human Resource Management, Management Theory & Practice, Purchasing Practice, Sales & Sales Management. 
Diploma in Purchasing & Supply Management 5 Semesters ICM Negotiation, Supply Chain Management, Stores Management & Stock Control, Quantitative Methods for Managers, Customer Service, and Communication Skills, ICT.
Advance Diploma in Purchasing & Supply Management 5 Semesters ICM International Purchasing & Supply, Logistics, Operations Chain Management, Purchasing Strategies, Purchasing & Supply Law.

Careers

Chief Executive officers

Business managers

Accountants

Auditors

Business Consultants

Bankers

Marketing Executives

Human Resource Managers

Customer Care Assistants

Public Relations Officers

Financial Analysts

Business Trainers

Sales Persons

Business Brokers

Procurement Officers

Economists

Logisticians

Researchers in Business

 Guest relations officer
 
 Front office manager
 
 Customer care officer