Management in Nonprofit Organizations (M.A.)Program overview
Degree program Management in Nonprofit Organizations, compact
Master of Arts (M.A.)
- Type of study
Consecutive Master degree program
- Standard period of study
- Language of instruction
- Start of studies
- Application deadline
- Application requirements
1. Completed university studies in the following areas: public management or administrative management, economic sciences, commercial law, legal and social sciences with specializations in economics. Applicants from degree programs without economic specializations are encouraged to apply. However, it is recommended that they attend modules in the economic sciences already during their preparatory studies in conjunction with the degree program (specially Accounting, possibly Foundations of Business Administration, Foundations of Economics) 2. Language skills: English (Level A2), 3. Professional and personal suitability
Since 2009, the Master degree program Management in Nonprofit Organizations has hosted up to 10 students every winter semester from Africa, Latin America, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and countries of the Near and Middle East as part of the DAAD Master scholarship program "Public Policy and Good Governance" (PPGG). For this reason, between 30 and 50% of the students of the degree program are international.
Managers of foundations, associations, or social institutions require specific skills and know-how to reach the nonprofit aims of their organizations. The Master degree program Management in Nonprofit Organizations provides instruction in just these qualifications.
- Areas of concentration
Areas of activity in nonprofit organizations, strategic personnel management in nonprofit organizations, communications management, organization and decision management for the nonprofit sector, process and project management, finance management and controlling, quality management and monitoring, law for nonprofit organizations, international law and global governance, ethics, leadership training & excursion, choice of a "special competence": development cooperation, personnel management, law & human resources, change management, or international taxation and accounting
Approx. 320 Euro semester fee per semester