Higher Certificate Business Management Course | iQ Academy

The HCBM programme lays a solid theoretical foundation about general and business management principles, together with experiential learning so that you can apply your knowledge to real-world problems.

NQF Level 5

Course modules

  • Module 1: Business Management
  • Module 2: Human Resource Management
  • Module 3: Marketing Management
  • Module 4: Finance for Managers
  • Module 5: Transition to Leading Others
  • Module 6: Project Management


Average course duration: 24 months
Maximum study period: 36 months

Entry Requirements

  • Grade 12 with a minimum of 30% in English
  • Ability to read and write in English – the language of instruction

Course Fee

Fees includes all textbooks, study guides and courier fees – no hidden costs.

Monthly Payments

  • R679 x 15 months and R709 x 15 months (other flexible plans available)
  • Debit order

Full Payment

  • R20,820 (10 185 for 1st academic year, 10 635 for 2nd academic year)
  • EFT, Ozow (iPay), Credit or Debit Card (PayGate)

Documentation Required

South African citizens:

  • Certified copy of ID document
  • Certified copy of highest school qualification

Non South African citizens:

  • Certified copy of passport
  • Certified copy of study Permit
  • Certified copy of SAQA Evaluation

A Student Adviser will:

  1. Call you back
  2. Guide you on choosing the best course for you
  3. Complete the application form for you over the phone
  4. Advise you immediately if you are admitted to study at iQA