Richfield is the leader in IT and Business qualifications, with campuses located in Park Square Umhlanga and a brand new campus in Musgrave opening in December.
As a leading Information Technology and Business institution for over 30 years, Richfield recognises the business sector is changing, with an increase in technological advancements and companies expanding globally, organisations seek out graduates who acquire critical thinking skills to assess and identify problems and formulate creative solutions. Proficiency in technology is key for the next level of 4IR thus the ability to use technology to improve efficiency and productivity makes candidates more desirable.
According to a 2021 critical skills survey by Xpatweb, 98% of organisations agreed that ICT skills were essential to their ongoing operational success, with a growing demand for Web Developers, Software Engineers, Data Analysts, Mobile App Developers and Digital Marketers.
Richfield offers undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Information Technology, Business and Public Management, and an extensive MBA programme to help executives, managers, and entrepreneurs take their careers to the next level. The Faculty of Information Technology is the perfect environment for individuals who wish to tackle the IT skills shortage in South Africa and make an impact in global organisations such as Microsoft, Meta, Google Africa, Amazon Africa and more.
Their modules are built to make students more forward-thinking, with topics ranging from Robotics and Automation to Mobile App Development, Simulation and Modelling.
For those interested in the economics and finance sector, The Faculty of Business Management Sciences offers qualifications in Commerce, Business Administration, Leadership, Supply Chain and Marketing Management in order to make a real impact in the commercial space.
With a majority of unexpected industries moving more online, changing their business models, or re-evaluating their brand message to fit the new socio-cultural environment, this faculty is shaping the brilliant minds who will help them do just that. Bianca Sheriff, a proud second year Bcom Marketing Management student from our Park Square, uMhlanga campus states: “Being a part of a Richfield campus gives you an opportunity to show your true potential. To see the capacity you have TO DO ANYTHING you put your mind to. As a potential student at Richfield, you can look forward to incredible fun and knowledge because Richfield is more than just a degree.”
These business qualifications will become handy for those who may wish to participate in their growth initiative, The Entrepreneurship Hub – a platform that aims to decrease youth unemployment in South Africa by providing young entrepreneurs with the opportunity to create business ideas with the potential for investment. The future of business is exciting, and Richfield wants to put you at the forefront.
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Apply for an IT, Business or Public Management qualification: www.richfield.ac.za