MAS programs provide you with comprehensive competencies on a part-time basis, and the completion of these programs is recognized with a Bologna-compliant degree. A part-time MAS program consists of 60 ECTS credits and usually takes at least 2 years to complete. Various CAS courses can be combined to fulfill the requirements for an MAS degree. Below you will find the MAS courses offered by the Faculty of Economics and Management.
MAS in Effective Leadership
With a focus on decision-making, people management and information management, the "MAS in Effective Leadership" teaches leadership skills for situations with acute pressure to act. Through the collaboration between the University of Lucerne and the Higher Cadre Training of the Armed Forces (HKA), scientific principles are combined with tried and tested methods. The master's program is aimed at leaders in dynamic environments.
MAS in Humanitarian Leadership
Leadership skills are of great importance in the humanitarian environment, as human interactions are the basis of all humanitarian support. The MAS in Humanitarian Leadership program combines the academic skills and scientific foundations of the University of Lucerne with the practical know-how and field-tested experience of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).