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Organizational Development and Human Resources (MA)

Please note: This degree programme is fee-based.
What is the degree programme about?

Organizational Development and Human Resources is a Master's degree programme which is studied alongside work via self-study, attendance-based blocks and project work. During the degree programme, students draw on practical and relevant examples from their professional experience.

The aim of the degree programme is to provide students with methods to improve their skills in organizational development and human resources. Theoretical aspects are directly linked with practical examples, enabling students to master new tasks in their professional environment. Research elements help students gain a better understanding of organizational structures and improve their analysis and reflection skills.

The degree programme focuses on practical application, relating to individual professional experience.

Admission requirements

Formal admission requirements are a successfully completed degree at a university or a university of applied sciences and at least one year of professional experience after completing the degree. If the formal admission requirements are fulfilled, a selection interview will decide on admission to the course.

Degree programme start date and application deadlines
The study begins on 1st of October of each year. The application phase for the start of studies in 2019 starts in April 2019. Further information can be found on the homepage of the programme: Application and Admission
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Degree type: Master of Arts (MA)
Type of study: Professional development programme subject to a fee
Location: Erlangen
Standard duration of study: 4 Semester
Start date of degree programme: Winter Term
Language: German
Admission: Degree, No Admissions Restrictions, Work Experience
Early entrance programme: no
Part-time study: no
Faculty: Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology