9/16/2015 | PSYCHOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION Page Content How well an organisation handles public relations management can be an incredibly big factor in how it is perceived. After all, companies and other organisations want to build relationships with its stakeholders. And depending on how well that relationship is managed things can either go wrong or very well.A big advantage of this career is that an organisation’s relationship’s success very quickly becomes your own. If the company you’re working for is doing well with its public relations, it’s unmistakable who it has to thank for that.This means that the career opportunities you’ll be offered are really driven by you and your own performance. So naturally, you’d want to partner up with the best institution to give you an edge in the workplace – and at Varsity College, we can give you just that.Our focus on producing graduates who are ready for the work environment means you’ll get and education that understands the practical requirements of the field. But that doesn’t mean we skimp on the theory that will allow you to adapt to almost any situation. On top of this, our Career Centre can put you in touch with people in the industry and with potential employers."Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers."-Daniel J. BoorstinA Diploma in Public Relations (DipPR) may also open up many other career paths. These could include:event managementpromotionsmedia liaisonmarketingcommunicationconsultingpublic relationsThe Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) DipPR is offered at Varsity College campuses. The tuition covers publishing, communication science, public relations, and business management.The IIE degrees, diplomas and higher certificates are offered at Varsity College campuses. In addition we offer tuition support for qualifications conferred by IMM Graduate Institute of Marketing (IMM GSM) and have academic partnerships with international institutions such as The Open University (OU) of the United Kingdom and the International College of Hotel Management (ICHM).If you’re interested in the DipPR, or you’d like to inquire about other programmes available to you, contact Varsity College or visit the Varsity College website at www.varsitycollege.co.za. Varsity College is a brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE).