UKZN GSB, To educate managers and leaders to create value for society. We are a school that is academically excellent, innovative in research and critically engaged with society and its institutions.

To be a prominent graduate school of business and leadership education in Africa.

  • Pursue excellence in teaching and learning
  • Engage in socially relevant and innovative research
  • Nurture regional, national and international partnerships and collaborations
  • Make GSB&L a School of choice for students
  • Engage in responsible community programmes

Core Values = REACH

  • Respect
  • Excellence
  • Accountability
  • Collegiality
  • Honesty

Accreditation and Memberships

  • In keeping with most other accredited business schools in South Africa, the GSB&L is a Full Member of
    the Association of African Business Schools ( and a Member of the South African
    Business Schools Association (
  • Our MBA Programme is internationally recognised and accredited by the Council on Higher Education of
    South Africa.