Education

HP-GBS

HAROLD PUPKEWITZ GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS 

Project Overview

Rapid economic change has increased the demand for business professionals who are capable of managing in the global marketplace by responding to critical issues facing industry. Namibia requires both dynamic executives as well as innovative entrepreneurs to help develop the country and employment for its citizens. Thus HP-GSB has been established to provide world-class business education that meets the needs of economy and society in Namibia, SADC and Africa. Funding for the establishment of the school was provided by leading Namibian businessman Mr. Harold Pupkewitz, who pledged N$ 10 million support over a period of 5 years.

 

Impact

  • Providing world-business education that meets the needs of economy and society in Namibia, SADC and Africa.
  • The Harold Pupkewitz Graduate School of Business is the brain child of the late Mr. Harold Pupkewitz.

NDP5

The pillars of the NDP5 which applies to this project under the Social Progression pillars – Harnessing the Demographic Dividends

Social Development

  • Youth Empowerement
  • Intergrate marginalized communities into mainstream

Human Capital Development

  • Social Progression
  • Basic Education
  • Technical/Vocational Education and Training

Environment and Climate Change

  • Strengthen Environmental protection
  • Promote environmentally sound investments and production systems.

Pillar

Economic Progression:

Achieve, sustainable and equitable growth

  • Rural Economic Development
  • Enterprise Development