Program Structure

Modules

The multi-disciplinary curriculum is constituted of 24 modules divided into three core pillars and the IO-MBA master thesis:

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Download the overall schedule for 2016-2017 here

Download the overall schedule for 2017-2018 here

1. The Global Context – Global skills (9 modules)

1. Practice of International Relations
2. Governance and Management Challenges in the UN System
3. Business & Society
4. International Law and its Effects on IOs and NGOs
5. Leadership and Management in NPOs
6. Cross Sector Partnerships
7. Leadership and Strategic Change in the UN system
8. International Trade
9. Doing Business in Emerging Markets

2. Business Fundamentals- Strategic skills (9 modules)

10. Designing Development Projects
11. Communication, Fundraising and Advocacy
12. Social entrepreneurship & Business Plan
13. Performance and Resource Management in NPOs
14. Sustainable Finance
15. Managerial Accounting
16. Risk Management
17. Global Strategy
18. Global Innovation Management

3. Professional development – Leadership skills (6 modules)

19. Self-Leadership
20. Team Leadership
21. Change Management
22. Conflict Resolution in Business & Politics
23. Effective Communication
24. Managing Across Cultures

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