Public Management (B.A.)

Bachelor of Arts

Features of the degree program Public Management

"Managing with commitment for the greater good!" is the motto that characterizes the degree program Public Management. Anyone who wants to work in the public sector and would like to obtain an academic degree is in the right place.

The Bachelor degree program Public Management offers an interdisciplinary and practice-oriented study program that provides instruction in management expertise for the public sector. The degree program has a general orientation so as to meet the requirements entailed in managing public companies and services as well as charitable and nonprofit organizations (NPO). In addition to economic, social, political, and legal sciences, students as instructed in further overarching competencies and key qualifications. Starting in the thirds semester, students have the opportunity to select two specializations.

The degree program at a glance


Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)


Winter semester

Placement test

There are mandatory placement tests in English and Accounting at the beginning of the study program.

Standard period of study

6 semesters



Type of study

First degree

Numerus Clausus



Osnabrück – Caprivi Campus

Admission restriction




Program management

Dr. Rainer Lisowski
Program director

Room: CH 0004
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3298

Office hours:
by arrangement

Advice and coordination

Mechthild Gerdes M.A.
Program coordinator

Room: CH 0106
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3054

Office hours:
by arrangement

Application, admission and exams

Nadine von Felde
Registrar's office

Room: CB 0003
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-2200

Office hours:
Mondays and Thursdays from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm, Tuesdays 9:30 am to 12:00 pm