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Participating in the Manager Training Programme

The participation requirements for the BMWi Manager Training Programme are different in each country. The programme is essentially aimed at executives from the middle and upper management levels. Applicants should have an academic degree, and afford several years of professional and management experience. You should have sound business knowledge and be fluent in English or Russian, depending on the group’s profile.

Participants shall be selected by a committee comprising the GIZ and the local partner institution in the respective country. The basis for selection is the application submitted and the personal interview.

Application procedure

Information on the application procedure can be found on the individual countries’ Manager Training Programme page.


The country teams are on hand to answer any questions you may have about the application procedure and the programme.

Click on the following links to access the corresponding country pages: