DE / EN

Teaching

The Chair of ABWL, Public & Nonprofit Management offers courses on Bachelor's level, Master's level and within the doctoral program. Find the dates of the lectures, exercices and seminars in the Portal2 (matriculated students only). All course descriptions in the tables below are as of February 2021.

 

Bachelor's Degree Courses

Course nameCreditsDetailsTerm
MAN 451 Einführung in das Nonprofit Management3 ECTS

The course offers an introduction into nonprofit management. You can find the course's syllabus here.

Spring semester
MAN 452 Einführung in das Public Management3 ECTS

The course offers an introduction into public management. You can find the course's syllabus here.

Spring semester
Management für Nebenfachstudierende6 ECTS

This module event takes place digitally. Information on the structure and dates in FSS 2021 can be found here and on ILIAS.

Important note: All participants of this event have to register for the lecture in Portal² and on ILIAS to get access to script, lecture videos, exercise videos and other materials.

Spring semester
Bachelor Thesis12 ECTS / 12 ECTS (Business Education)

At the Chair of Business Administration, Public & Nonprofit Management we offer students in Business Administration and Business Education the opportunity to write their bachelor thesis at our chair. The topics fall in the area of organization, strategic management, personnel management and market-oriented management in public and nonprofit organizations (topics in spring semester 2020). The topics for the bachelor thesis in Business Education you find here. Please find general information on how to write scientific papers in our regulations. The regulations in German you will find here.

Spring semester

Master's Degree Courses

Course nameCreditsDetailsTerm
MAN 675: Selected Challenges in Nonprofit Management Focus topic: Fundraising6 ECTS

The syllabus of the course you will find here.

 

Fall semester
MAN 676 Ausgewählte Herausforderungen im Public Management6 ECTS

The syllabus is available here. The course language is German.

 

Spring semester
MAN 679 Wissenschaftl. Einf. in das Public & Nonrofit Mgmt6 ECTS

The syllabus of the course you will find here.

Fall semester
MAN 680 Challenges of Public & Nonprofit Management6 ECTS

Case study seminar on challenges in public and nonprofit management. The course's syllabus can be found here.

 

Spring semester
MAN 710 Research Seminar Pub. & Nonprofit Mgmt6 ECTS

This semester’s research seminar (fall term 2021) focuses on “Staff Shortages in Social Entrepreneurship”. A detailed syllabus can be downloaded here. You must register for this seminar by sending the filled-in excel file to Benedikt Englert (benedikt.englert uni-mannheim.de) until 2 September 2021. Students studying in the master program Culture and Business have to personally hand in the form “Antrag auf Übertragung (Export) der Masterarbeitsbetreuung“, signed by Mr. Hempen until 2 September 2021 (currently via Scan to Benedikt Englert). Without this form, the registration cannot be processed. The course language is German.

Spring semester / Fall semester
Master's Thesis24 ECTS

Our chair offers a range of up-to-date topics for master’s theses. If you wish, you also can propose a topic yourself.  The formal requirements for writing a master’s thesis at the Chair of Busniess Adminstraiton, Public & Nonprofit Management are regulated in the module catalogue. Before writing your master’s thesis, please complete the checklist and submit it to the respective supervisor of master’s theses. Please find general information on how to write scientific papers in our regulations. The regulations in German you will find here.

Spring semester / Fall semester

Doctoral Program Courses

Course nameCreditsDetailsTerm
MAN 802 Fundamentals of Nonprofit Mgmt Science6 ECTS

28.09.2020 14:30 – 16:30 Kick off

19.10.2020  14:30 – 16:00 Q & A Session

23.11.2020 9:00 – 17:00 Presentations

Fall semester
Internes Doktorandenseminar0 ECTS

The aim of the internal doctoral candidate's seminar is to give the opportunity to conferring a doctorate, to introduce the results of their research projects and to discuss. This happens mostly in the form of talk formats similar to conference which are taken as a base to question the actual state of the research critically and to develop.

Fall semester/Spring semester
Internes Forschungsseminar0 ECTS

The aim of the internal research seminar is to discuss topically of running projects in the team and to develop them. For this doctorates and Post-Docs present the actual state of their research projects with the objective to discuss concrete challenges in the team, to develop solutions and to agree on the next process steps.

Fall semester/Spring semester
Paper Develoment Seminar0 ECTS

During the paper development seminar current paper projects as well as the overall research strategy of the chair of business administration, public & nonprofit management are discussed and further developed by Prof. Helmig and his research team.

Fall semester
Management Science0 ECTS

The seminar „Management Science“ is a annual three-day conference of chairs in the field of marketing, public and nonprofit management and sustainability management. Doctoral students and postdocs present and discuss research projects with an interdisciplinaly group of researchers.

Spring semester