Nursing Care Managementfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln


  • March 2025 (Germans and inhabitants)

    March 2025 (EU), March 2025 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Nursing Management


Clinical nursing science perspectives, Management Science Perspectives, Managerial-personal perspectives

Target group

Heads of Nursing Education Institutions


The Master's degree course is aimed at graduates of a Bachelor's degree course with a focus on nursing management. The degree programme qualifies graduates to take on management tasks at the level of nursing services, nursing management or facility management (business management). It provides students with the skills needed to successfully face the challenges of market policy developments and the dynamics of the healthcare sector.

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Completed training in a nursing profession (geriatric nursing / health and nursing care / health and paediatric nursing) or as a midwife / delivery nurse, permission to use the professional title and an academic qualification through a relevant bachelor's or diploma study with the corresponding focus on nursing management or Diplom-Pflegewirt (nursing management)

Lecture period
  • 25.03.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 23.09.2024 - 07.02.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

Languages of instruction

Main language


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