Executive Mini-MBA in Public Management

About This Training Program


(On Demand)

Comprehending the intricacies of the public sector is of utmost importance for executives engaged in decision-making within this domain. For ambitious managers and executives seeking to acquire essential skills in public sector management, this presents a remarkable opportunity. Through an intensive program, participants delve into the core subjects akin to an MBA curriculum, with a specialized focus on public sector management. The program consists of five comprehensive units designed to empower them in this field:

  • Management Challenges and Developments in the Public Sector
  • Public Sector Leadership Management Tactics
  • Public Sector Policy and Governance Strategies
  • Financial Management and Budgeting in the Public Sector
  • Stakeholder Engagement and Collaboration in Public Organizations

By undertaking this journey, managers will gain mastery over these techniques, equipping them to tackle the unique challenges and intricacies prevalent in the public sector.


Module 1: Management Challenges and Development in the Public Sector

  • Understanding the Public Sector: Gaining insights into the unique characteristics and requirements of the public sector.
  • Challenges for Public Sector Managers: Identifying and addressing the specific challenges faced by managers in public organizations.
  • Developing Public Products and Services: Enhancing the ability to create and deliver effective products and services for the public's benefit.
  • Competing with the Private Sector: Exploring strategies to effectively compete with the private sector while delivering essential services.
  • Leadership Management Tactics for Public Sector Executives

Module 2: Leadership Management Tactics for Public Sector Executives

  • Leadership Challenges in the Public Sector: Analyzing the distinctive leadership challenges encountered in public sector roles.
  • Leadership Development Options: Evaluating various leadership development approaches tailored to the public sector context.
  • Leadership Skills and Development: Enhancing leadership capabilities and fostering professional growth for public sector executives.
  • Leading Successfully for the Public Sector: Empowering executives to lead effectively and achieve greater results in the public domain.
  • Relationship Development with Publics

Module 3: Public Sector Marketing Management and Decision Making

  • Understanding the Public Sector: Deepening knowledge of the public sector's inner workings and dynamics.
  • Managing in the Public Sector: Applying effective management practices in the context of public organizations.
  • Products and Services Development for the Public Sector: Innovating and improving offerings to meet public demands.
  • Marketing Management: Segmenting Public Sector Markets: Strategically segmenting the public sector markets to optimize outreach.
  • Market Positioning of Public Sector Services: Enhancing market positioning for public sector services and programs.
  • Applying Effective Marketing Strategies in the Public Sector: Implementing best-in-class marketing strategies to succeed in the public domain.

Module 4: People Management in the Public Sector

  • Public Sector Human Resources Challenges: Addressing the unique challenges related to human resources in public organizations.
  • Meeting Human Capital Needs: Formulating strategies to attract and retain talented individuals in the public sector.
  • Human Resource Management Strategies: Implementing effective HRM practices tailored for the public sector.
  • Recruiting Internally and Externally for the Public Sector: Developing comprehensive recruitment strategies for public sector talent.
  • Human Resources and Outsourcing: Evaluating outsourcing practices and their relevance in public sector contexts.

Module 5: Comparative International Public Management

  • Understanding Public Management across Different Countries: Gaining valuable insights into diverse public management approaches worldwide.
  • Key Challenges in Public Sector Management: Identifying and analyzing critical challenges faced by public sector management globally.
  • Current Public Sector Policies of Countries: Exploring the prevailing policies and practices of different countries.
  • Achievements of Various Public Sectors: Examining successful case studies and achievements in different public sectors.
  • Comparative Analysis of Countries' Policies and Plans: Conducting a comparative study to learn from different countries' policy implementations.

Who Should Attend

The program is designed for a specific target audience comprising professionals and individuals with an interest in public sector management and decision-making. The following groups of people would greatly benefit from attending the program:

  • Public Sector Executives: Current executives and high-level managers working within government agencies, public institutions, and non-profit organizations responsible for making critical decisions and managing public services.
  • Aspiring Public Sector Managers: Individuals who aspire to take on leadership roles in the public sector and seek to gain a comprehensive understanding of public management techniques.
  • Mid-Level Managers: Managers at mid-level positions in public sector organizations who wish to enhance their skills, leadership abilities, and knowledge of public sector challenges.
  • Policy Makers and Government Officials: Government officials involved in policy formulation and implementation, seeking to better understand public sector management dynamics and the challenges faced by managers in this domain.
  • Public Sector Consultants: Consultants or advisors working with public sector organizations to provide strategic guidance and solutions.
  • Non-Profit Leaders: Leaders and managers of non-profit organizations focused on delivering public services and working in collaboration with the public sector.
  • Private Sector Professionals: Individuals working in the private sector who engage with the public sector, such as contractors, vendors, or service providers, to better understand the unique challenges and requirements of their public sector clients.
  • Academics and Researchers: Scholars, researchers, and educators interested in studying public sector management, policy, and governance to further their academic and professional pursuits.

Overall, the program aims to cater to a diverse group of individuals with a shared interest in public sector management, providing them with the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the complexities of the public domain effectively.

Benefits of Attending

Attending the program on public sector management offers participants a wide range of benefits that can significantly enhance their professional growth and effectiveness in their roles within the public sector. Some of the key benefits include:

  • Comprehensive Knowledge: Participants gain a deep and comprehensive understanding of the unique challenges, dynamics, and intricacies of the public sector. They become well-versed in public sector management principles, policies, and practices.
  • Enhanced Decision-making: Armed with the latest insights and management techniques, attendees are better equipped to make informed and strategic decisions that positively impact public services and organizations.
  • Leadership Development: The program focuses on leadership development tailored to the public sector, empowering attendees to become effective and adaptive leaders in this specialized domain.
  • Improved Problem-solving Skills: Participants learn to tackle complex issues and challenges specific to the public sector, developing analytical and problem-solving skills to address diverse organizational needs.
  • Networking Opportunities: Attending the program provides valuable networking opportunities, allowing participants to connect with peers, experienced professionals, and experts in the public sector management field.
  • Best Practices Sharing: The program offers a platform for sharing best practices and successful case studies from different countries and public sectors, enabling participants to learn from real-world experiences.
  • Market and Public Segmentation: Participants gain insights into market segmentation within the public sector, facilitating targeted service delivery and outreach to meet the diverse needs of the public.
  • Improved Human Resource Management: Understanding human resource challenges and effective strategies equips attendees to recruit, retain, and manage talented individuals in the public sector.
  • Public Sector Marketing Skills: Participants acquire marketing skills specific to the public sector, enabling them to effectively promote public services and engage with various stakeholders.
  • Global Perspective: Comparative international public management insights offer a global perspective, allowing participants to learn from different countries' policies and adapt successful approaches to their own contexts.
  • Increased Collaboration: Attendees learn about fostering relationships with various publics, encouraging collaboration and engagement to achieve greater success in public sector endeavors.
  • Career Advancement: Completing the program enhances participants' professional profiles, increasing their prospects for career advancement and opportunities in the public sector.
  • Impactful Service Delivery: Armed with advanced techniques, attendees can optimize public product and service development, ensuring more impactful delivery to the public.
  • Better Understanding of Public Needs: The program emphasizes understanding the needs of the public, enabling participants to align their efforts with the priorities of the communities they serve.

Overall, attending the program equips individuals with the knowledge, skills, and insights needed to excel in public sector management, contributing to more efficient, effective, and successful public organizations and services.


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The program fee includes lunches, program material (presentations, cases and articles on USBs), coffee/tea etc. (accommodation and transport not included)

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