Business School

PhD: The Rhodes Business School has an active doctoral research programme. Focus areas are in Leadership Development and Entrepreneurship.  The main focus is around development of Leadership preferably using qualitative approaches.

MBA: As the MBA has a generalist approach, the range of research areas is quite diverse. Popular research areas are leadership, entrepreneurship, change management, strategy, marketing, project management and sustainability.  Students are at liberty to research any area of business administration that is addressed as a module within the MBA.  It may be in the form of a case study, evaluation report or academic paper, of 15 000 words on a research topic of the candidate’s choice but aligned with some aspect of sustainability and subject to supervisory support.

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