At the time of writing, South Africa – and GIBS, of course – remains in lockdown in a desperate bid to combat the spread of coronavirus and its attendant disease, Covid-19.
Like all the country’s institutions of education, GIBS’ Dean, Prof. Nicola Kleyn and her management team, moved quickly to limit access to GIBS’ campus. Then, as soon as it became clear that a full, nationwide lockdown was about to happen, the entire campus was closed completely, bar essential security and IT staff.
Simultaneously, plans were rapidly developed to move GIBS completely online – at least until the end of lockdown. These included, among other things:
For more details, including the current lockdown status at GIBS click here.