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About Regent Business School

REGENT Business School provides accessible, affordable and quality higher education which addresses the critical needs of South Africa and the African continent within the context of a dynamic global environment.

REGENT Business School (RBS) is a Private Higher Education Institution located in the heart of the central business district and the industrial hub of Durban, one of the busiest port cities on the eastern seaboard of South Africa. RBS is deeply embedded as a premier private higher education provider in Africa, with fifty four burgeoning economies. The institution was established in 1998 with a mission to provide affordable and accessible education, resulting in a number of fully accredited world class programmes.

RBS prioritises quality education; incorporating 21st century learning in the teaching methodologies focused on producing holistic graduates. Strategic thinking and thought-provoking case studies exposes and equips students with a higher level of practical problem solving abilities. All modules are rigorously designed with industry input, an opening vignette to major events and real-world issues around the globe.

At the core of its institutional philosophy, RBS is about innovation and entrepreneurship. It is about nurturing and shaping leaders and entrepreneurs to have an impact in their context. At RBS, understanding today’s important challenges that confront business and society, and discovering tomorrow’s interesting opportunities are at the heart of our teaching, learning, research and community engagement.

RBS’s programmes cover the areas of business administration, commerce, management and leadership, entrepreneurship, local government, educational management and range from Higher Certificates to Postgraduate Degrees

In delivering its range of management education programmes to a diverse body of students from both the Public and Private Sectors, RBS has developed significant capacity with regards to infrastructure, academic and intellectual resources. Access to a large pool of experts in Management and Leadership from commerce, industry and academia has positively impacted the delivery of its learning programmes. Through its active research focus, RBS is also at the cutting edge of the latest business leadership and management trends. Academics at RBS hail from diverse multicultural backgrounds and are the finest industry players, who are engaged in cutting edge research, the pursuit of unparalleled academic excellence and scientific innovation. They have conducted high impact research and published thought-provoking academic papers across a broad range of business, industry and professional areas, working in and teaching at all levels of professional and industry platforms. Their contributions have made meaningful and concrete impact in the global community at large, at home and abroad.

RBS has developed a series of programmes that are designed to provide students and organisations with the management competencies and critical skills necessary to build and sustain competitive advantages in a rapidly changing and complex business environment. RBS’s expertise has evolved through continuous research and development undertaken in delivering a range of local and international business and management education programmes.

To date, RBS is proud to announce that it has successfully graduated in excess of 4500 graduates. The institution has seen rapid growth in the number of students graduating annually. The escalation in graduation figures is a reflection of the extent of the success and sustainability of the institution through academic support and student centricity of the institution.

RBS continues to grow and build on its reputation as a leading provider for higher education in business and management. For prospective students this is indeed an exciting time as you lay the foundations for a career in the business world. At RBS we will do all that we can to help you to make the right choices for your future and a programme of study at RBS will give you the best possible start in your career.