Target Group

The 12-month MPM program is particularly designed

  • for qualified graduates in social sciences, economics, business management, law and/or natural sciences
  • with 2-3 years professional experience
  • aiming at a career in international or public sector organizations.

Applications are welcome from professionals currently working in:

  • The public sector
  • Business enterprises
  • NGOs
  • Development agencies

As a program that further aims to contribute to a sustainable development in the public service of developing and transition countries, MPM emphasizes management problems in public sector organizations in these countries in particular. Previous students have been mid-career professionals in their mid-twenties to mid-forties who held professional and management positions prior to participating in the MPM program.
We do accept students with various academic and professional backgrounds to the MPM program based on their individual profile and the aspired set-up of the group. All candidates with a strong interest to pursue practice-oriented studies in the field of Public Management and Administration and the goal to work in development assistance, the public sector or NGO’s are welcome to apply.