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German Research Foundation: Call for Proposals: German African Cooperation Projects in Infectiology
The German Research Foundation (DFG) calls for joint research projects betweeen scientists in Germany and Africa investigating infectious diseases and their societal implications. Please click here to access the announcement.
Call for Applications UNILEAD 2017
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Department of Continuing Education and Education Management at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg in Germany are jointly organising the DIES University Leadership and Management Training Programme UNILEAD in Oldenburg, enabling young management-level professionals at higher education institutions in developing countries to tackle successfully every-day challenges.
UNILEAD focuses on three key areas:
1. Project Management (PM). This includes courses on Strategic Management in Projects, Methodology
of Project Management and Risk Management
2. Financing and Investment (F&I). This includes general financing strategies, operating with financial
plans, control of solvency as well as the knowledge and use of investment tools and concepts.
3. Human Resource Management (HRM).
Participants from higher education institutions of the following countries are eligible to apply:
South East Asia: Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.
Sub-Saharan Africa: Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia,
Malawi, Mauritius, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda,
Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Latin America: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, ElSalvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, and Peru.
Middle East and Northern Africa: Algeria, Egypt, Iran, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestinian territories,
Application Requirements and Process
Applications can be submitted via the online application form on the UNILEAD-website at
Strict closing date of the application is October, 26th, 2016, 23:59 Central European Time.
To access the full announcement click here.
Boost your international career in Germany with the Esslingen MBA"The Esslingen MBA is an optimal complement to my academic background as a mechanical engineer."
-Bryan Morehouse, MBA 2015, Customer Solution Business Development Specialist
"The alumni network and the close link with the companies in the Neckar Valley provided many valuable insights into the newest developments."
-Fiona van Petegem, MBA 2016, Project Engineer
THE ESSLINGEN MBA: YOUR KEY TO SUCCESS
Our MBA is designed for bachelor graduates from STEM subjects with management ambitions. It enhances your technical skills with a wide range of managerial and cross-disciplinary knowledge from
- operations & supply chain management,
- marketing, strategy & leadership,
- finance & business planning.
The close relationship of the Esslingen MBA to the industry enables you to apply the theory you learn in the classroom to real-life situations in industrial companies. Courses include lectures, workshops and team projects: hands-on learning activities include company visits and real case studies. In addition, you have the opportunity to specialize your choice of management area during your mandatory master's thesis in the industry. Personal coaching seminars assist you to hone your business etiquette.
Graduate School, Esslingen University of Applied Sciences
Flandernstrasse 101, 73732 Esslingen, Germany