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Applications for 2020 Now Open! Start or boost your career with a leading internationally recognised qualification from the IMM Graduate School.

Who we are

Who we are

The IMM Graduate School strives to be the distance learning provider of choice and the centre of excellence for marketing, supply chain and business disciplines in Africa.

The Institute of Marketing Management was established in 1948, and the IMM Graduate School has provided industry endorsed, distance learning qualifications since 1960. Specialising in marketing, business, and supply chain management, the IMM Graduate School has graduated more than 19 000 students, of which many hold key positions globally.

The IMM Graduate School provides expert business education, creating professionally qualified and well-equipped graduates who are able to practice effectively in the business environment. As a result, IMM Graduate School graduates contribute to the overall development of a sound and globally acknowledged economy.

Executive Leadership

Dalein van Zyl
Chief Executive Officer
Charmaine du Plessis
Chief Marketing Officer
Lars Van Tonder
Executive Head: Operations
Angela Bruwer
Executive Academic Head: Faculty of Marketing, Supply Chain and Business Management
Irene Gregory
National Head: Student Support Centres


Lyn Berry
Nina Venter
Dean of Faculty
Anisa Fielding
Manager: Short Courses

IMM Graduate School Student Support Centre Heads

Back from left to right: Hendrik van Schaik (Greenstone); Lauren Schultz (Cape Town); Maxine Swart (Durban); Allen Mabuto (Harare, Zimbabwe); Sonje Kuhnast (Stellenbosch); Stan Muzoka (Milpark). Front from left to right:  Michelle Rissik-Nunes (Sandton); Lars van Tonder (Executive Head: Operations); Lyn Berry (Registrar)

Our Academic Board

Angela Bruwer
Executive Academic Head: Faculty of Marketing, Supply Chain and Business Management
Prof. Michael Cant
Research Professor in the Department of Marketing and Retail Management, Unisa
Prof. Johan Strydom
Professor of Business Management at the Department of Business Management, UNISA
Prof. Zak Nel
BA Hons, HED and MA (cum laude) at Stellenbosch University
Lars van Tonder
Executive Head: Operations
Dr. Cecilia Rosa
Managing Director of Graphanex Institute of Professional Handwriting Analysis.
Herman Potgieter
Head of Student Support and Masters Programmes
Nina Venter
Dean of Faculty
Dr. Tony Khatle
Freelance Management Consultant who’s focus is on management, policy and governance strategies, capacity building, and monitoring and evaluation.
Prof. Geoff Bick
Professor of Marketing, UCT Graduate School of Business