The Manager Training Programme

Project Overview

Project Title The Manager Training Programme
Project Number
Country Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Turkmenistan Uzbekistan
Overall Project Value(EUR) Not Assigned
Project Start – Project End July 29, 1998–
Project Status Closed

Funding and Implementing Organizations

Origin of Funding BMZ
Project Budget(EUR)
Implementing Organization / Consortium


Contact / Team Leader / Project Team
Beneficiary Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan

Project Summary, Objectives and Results

Project Summary

The Manager Training Programme of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) is an element of Germany’s foreign economic policy. According to the motto “Fit for Partnership”, the programme prepares executives from Asia, Eastern Europe, North Africa and Latin America for business relations and economic cooperations with German companies. The participants develop their management skills in interactive and practice-oriented training sessions and prepare for contacts with German companies. They learn the specifics of German business culture and improve their business demeanour and negotiating techniques. During visits to companies, the participants experience German companies first hand, and familiarise themselves with the modern technology and equipment there. They come into direct contact with potential business partners.

Project Objectives

After training has been completed in the partner country, a joint commission selects the candidates who receive further practical training in Germany.

Two types of practical training programmes are offered: for Russian- or English-speaking management personnel German companies for German-speaking participants Programme financing in Germany Programme funds cover the costs of stipends, transportation and accommodation for participants.

Participants are also covered by health, accident and personal liability insurance during their stay in Germany.

Education Sector VET (IVET & CVET)
Components of the Education Process Education Management, Education Policy Advice & Development, Social Partnership
Occupational Field Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science
Target Groups Politicians/decision-makers in economics, labour, employment & education policy, Decision-makers and managers in VET and HE institutions, Developers of standards, programs, curricula etc., Employers and employer organisations, Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers
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