Leadership and Management


Program Description

  • Starting Date: September 25, 2020
  • Credit Points: equal to 30 ECTS (12 months, online classes every 2 months)
  • Tuition Fees: 3,900€
  • Venue: Online Live Seminars

Course Completion:

  • Live Virtual Seminars
  • Group discussions and presentations
  • Pre- and post-assignment with comprehensive online learning solution for each module

Learning Objectives

Our Leadership and Management program provides a comprehensive understanding and detailed knowledge of the core leadership and management mindsets and practices. In this program, the systematic journey through the fundamentals of leadership and management will be combined with the discussion of essential topics like digitalization, virtual work, diversity, etc.

The acquired knowledge and the developed competencies will help participants to define an effective and future-ready leadership approach for themselves and their organizations.

This Leadership and Management program will provide knowledge on the level of a Master´s degree. Upon completing the program, participants will receive a Diploma of Advanced Studies degree.

This program can also be used as a preparation for a Master´s degree or supplementary study program.

Advantages of the program

  • You will be able to obtain a state-approved German Degree
  • You can determine the learning pace yourself by using our innovative learning solution – the “Insider” – for all modules
  • You can prepare yourself for a leadership or management position by increasing your leadership and management competencies
  • You will raise your personal and professional profile to a new level

Course Structure

Leading and Managing Yourself

  • Approaches, techniques, and practices of individual efficiency, effectiveness, and change;
  • The relevance of values and integrity;
  • Setting of priorities and posteriorities;

Analytical Mindsets and Practices

  • Effective use of organizational information
  • Relevance, strategies, and methods of market-oriented leadership;
  • Analyzing and optimizing internal resources;
  • Managing value chains and value webs;
  • Analyzing and influencing organizational levers;
    use of organizational levers to transform individual mindsets, teams, and organizations

Objective-oriented Mindsets and Practices

  • Function and use of purpose and meaning;
  • Lead by objectives and self-control;
  • Concepts of involvement and commitment;
  • Development and implementation of mission, vision, and strategy;
  • Individual practice of objective-oriented leadership

Innovative-oriented Mindsets and Practices

  • Systematic innovation;
  • Entrepreneurial strategies and practices;
  • Innovation, learning, and change;
  • Culture of innovation

Network- and Worldly-oriented Mindsets and Practices

  • Rules of networks;
  • Managing complexity and time in networks;
  • Creation of common basic values and standards;
  • Future of network and communication technologies;
  • Leadership in central and decentral organizations;
  • Leadership in national, international and global structures;
  • Diversity and effectiveness;
  • Leaning in a cross-cultural environment;
  • Emotional intelligence;
  • Core techniques of leadership in diverse cultures

Action-oriented Mindset and Practices

  • Decision-making process;
  • Multimedia simulation of decision-making processes;
  • Techniques of effective implementation of decisions to change or transform

Application Information


The admission to the Diploma of Advanced Studies program requires a Highschool degree OR a minimum of 3 (three) years of professional experience.

The application document can be either one of the following:

  • Latest updated CV (with 3 or more years of experience, signed)
  • High school Certificate
Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

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