Agricultural Management

Department Agriculture, Ecotrophology, and Landscape Development

Content

  • Agricultural modules
  • General management modules
  • Soft skills modules

Course content and objectives

Knowledge of financing, controlling, leadership, strategy, and marketing are also taught in agricultural bachelor’s degree programs, but future managers should learn about them in more depth. This is because many agricultural companies today are looking for competent experts who also have the essential leadership skills needed for management positions.

In the context of the degree program, which is intended to be a distance-learning program, future leaders are prepared to take on management positions. In agriculture as well as in agribusiness, management knowledge and skills are needed to recognize current trends at an early point in time, view them as challenges for the company, and implement targeted actions in response. Applying merit-based human resource management, skillful leading of discussions and negotiations, controlling, and strategic management are the key requirements for this.

The distance learning program in Agricultural Management is completed using modern e-learning methods. Of course intensive supervision by the university’s faculty is guaranteed. With a maximum of 25 students per semester, active networking and mutual exchanges are a part of the experience.

Requirements

  • first academic degree (bachelor’s or Diplom)
  • at least three years of professional experience after the first degree program
  • current position in a company