Certificate in Research Management

Register for modules


Are you interested in particular modules? Or you wish to complete the programme module by module? 

You can complete the qualification and obtain credit module by module, which leads to the Accredited Qualification. (Provided all mandatory units and the indicated number of optional units are passed within 3 years)

This flexible way of studying allows to plan the pace and sequence of the chosen modules. Start with the easiest module or which suits more your current position / job duties.

Enrol any time during the year. Assignment can be submitted at two times in a year: April 30 or October 30.

Fees and Pricing

Details of the fees will be published shortly.


Mandatory Units 

  1. Developing and Implementing Policy and Strategy
  2. Understanding the International and European Research Environment
  3. Managing and Supporting the Development of a Project Portfolio
  4. Gender and Diversity in Research Management
  5. Working with Management Information

Optional Units

  1. Identifying New Opportunities for Funding
  2. Managing Legal and Regulatory Requirements
  3. Optimising Unit and Organisational Effectiveness
  4. Supporting the Development and Implementation of Organisational Systems and Processes

How to register?

Please follow the instructions on the registration page.


Should you have any questions please feel free to contact the Professional Development Programme Administrator.

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Advanced Training Centre (FTU)
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EARMA represents the community of Research Managers and Administrators within Europe. Our members work at the forefront of building the European Research Area.


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