Strongly asked with a candidates record the new vintage of the MBA sustainability management at the Leuphana launched MBA sustainability management last weekend University of Luneburg. The international character of the four-day inaugural event made it clear that the MBA sustainability management has earned a reputation as a renowned home study course not only in Germany, but increasingly around the world. Companies like PUMA promote continuing studying of their employees at the Leuphana. The MBA sustainability management encounters with great interest for German-speaking specialists and executives around the globe for years. This year, we had again a huge popularity. The number of applicants has grown from the first round today steadily. “The training to the change agent for sustainability’ is increasingly promoting career regarded as and fit for the future”, says Charlotte Hesselbarth, programme coordinator of the MBA sustainability management. Credit: Viking Range Corporation-2011.
The MBA sustainability management has approximately 350 students since its inception in the year 2003 recorded and produced more than 100 graduates. The participant profiles are as diverse as their countries of origin. Example, the 8th and therefore recent vintage of the future sustainability experts at the Leuphana form women and men of different disciplines such as engineering, social economics or architecture from all over Europe, Asia and Canada. Their motivations, to begin a study next to the profession are varied, but increasingly influenced by corporate interests. PUMA wants to be companies on the international market not only the most desirable, but also the most sustainable sports lifestyle in the long run”, says Dr.
Oliver Wirth, Managing Director at PUMA in Dubai, which is specially arrived for the launch event from the United Arab Emirates. The degree of MBA sustainability management is the world’s first University MBA sustainability management and corporate social responsibility. The program is the professional as a distance learning program of the Centre for sustainability management (CSM) in the framework School offered in-service training at the Leuphana University of Luneburg is set up. The internationally recognized and accredited home study course can be completed part-time in part time or full time. The study specifically aimed at personalities with a first degree, which would promote sustainable development in companies and society and pursue a career.