TWIMS Manufacturing Focused Executive Programmes
Applications for the TWIMS Manufacturing Ambassador Scholarship is now closed
Manufacturing is our passion:
Is it yours?
We provide formal academic courses through our partnership with GIBS, as well as a range of non-academic short courses.
The best of both worlds:
Finding the Right Course for you.
GIBS Formal Academic Programme
As a tuition centre of GIBS, we deliver the GIBS Masters (MBA) and Post Graduate Diploma (PGDip) in Business Administration (manufacturing specialisations at our state-of-the-art campus in Kloof, South Africa.
TWIMS Executive Short Courses
We also deliver a range of TWIMS executive manufacturing short courses.
Primary Focus Areas
TWIMS’ world-class facilities and staff place it at the centre of a manufacturing community dedicated to value creation and societal transformation.
Participating in Global value Chains requires engaged management, advanced strategic frameworks, the embracing of new technologies, and relentless skills development. These imperatives lie at the heart of our programmes.
Responsible, skilled, ethical and socially engaged leadership is central to the development of a dynamic manufacturing sector in Africa. These leadership attributes lie at the heart of TWIMS.
Our Founder: TWIMS Trust
TWIMS has been established through the generous support of the Toyota Wessels Trust. The Trust’s seed funding is from Toyota Motor Corporation Japan, with annual funding from Toyota South Africa.
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