Professional Education Administration

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Start- and course dates
September 17, 2024
Utrecht Campus (Fully booked)
October 2, 2024
Utrecht Campus
5 meetings of 5 hours
€ 7500 (exempt from VAT)
Number of locations
Multiple locations

Increase your value as education administrator or director

How do you manage with a focus on educational quality? How do you encourage innovation and create a safe organizational culture? How can you, as a director or administrator, optimally contribute to improving the quality of education? Or deal with the complexities of high expectations, limited predictability, demographic decline, lower budgets and the ever-increasing lack of teachers?

This exclusive program has been specially developed for directors of educational organizations who, in a small group with fellow directors and administrators, want to broaden their horizons, increase their technical repertoire and expand their network. The program is ideally suited to professionals who want to continue learning, discuss managerial dilemmas and receive feedback on how they see and fulfil their managerial roles. Are you interested in other programs in this area of expertise? Click here to view all our governance & supervision programs and leadership & general management programs.

For whom?

The program is geared towards directors of educational institutions, including those who are responsible for business operations, housing or staff services. Directors of organizations that provide services to educational institutions are also welcome to participate.

This program is not suitable for people who aspire to become administrators or directors but still lack managerial experience.  The participants are carefully selected by our Academic Directors.

Admission requirements

The Advanced Program Professional Education Administration is an exclusive program aimed at directors of educational institutions and education administrators. You must have the following eligibility requirements in order to participate.

  • Director/administrator in a professional setting
  • Education-related position
  • Academic level of working and thinking

    As the size of the group is small, an intake and positive recommendation from the Academic Director are required for participation. This helps us to ensure that your fellow participants have similar roles and responsibilities, and the same level of experience and academic competence.

Why TIAS School for Business & Society?

  • Financial Times top-ranked business school for executive and in-company education.
  • All lecturers are top experts from academia and the business world.
  • Directly applicable scientific and practical knowledge.
  • Flexible programs tailored to your needs.

Professionalization of Educational Administration

Education administrators and directors are expected to act with the public's interest in mind and to chart a sensible course based on their moral compass. They are increasingly being called to account for their professionalism, and it is becoming more and more common for internal supervisors to monitor their continuous development.

The Advanced Program Professional Education Administration brings together scientific knowledge and in-depth practical expertise while tying into the practical reality of working in the educational field.

  • Widen your lens and increase your knowledge with new, directly applicable scientific and practice-oriented insights and perspectives on educational governance.
  • All lecturers are top experts from academia and the business world.
  • Analyse and assess recent (education) policy developments, with an eye to your own specific administrative objectives.
  • Broaden your technical repertoire: use colleagues and lecturers as a sounding board for discussing questions and issues, and benefit from their practical insights and experienc.e

What do you stand to gain from this program?

  • You will learn how you, in your role as administrator or director, can add value to the education your organization provides, to the actions of your staff and students, and to society as a whole.
  • You will have the opportunity to strengthen your managerial qualities by reflecting on your role as a director or administrator.
  • You will learn how to deal with administrative challenges and dilemmas from a broader perspective.
  • Expand your network: you will get to know fellow directors with different backgrounds, working in different sectors and other regions.
  • You will become a member of TIAS’ Network of Professional Education Administrators.

Dates and locations of the Advanced Program Professional Education Administration

NameLocationStart date
Professional Education AdministrationUtrecht CampusSeptember 17, 2024 (Fully booked)
Professional Education AdministrationUtrecht CampusOctober 2, 2024

Costs of the Advanced Program Professional Education Administration

The price of this Advanced program is € 7500 (exempt from VAT).

The master class includes a day package consisting of:

  • Literature
  • Lunch, coffee, tea and soft drinks

How do you finance your education?

You have found the program that best suits your learning goals and ambitions. But how do you finance this? There are different ways to do that. Your employer can play a role, but there are also interesting statutory regulations that you can use yourself. We list the possibilities for you.

Read about the possibilities here »

Academic Director

Margot Schumacher
Adjunct Professor
Sietske Waslander
Full Professor
Edith Hooge
Full Professor
Karin van Otterlo-Kox
Karin van Otterlo-Kox
Program Adviser
+31 13 466 86 56

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