Masters in Leadership

Blog of the Master Programme Leadership


The master’s programme “Leadership” has a strong research focus. Amoung others two research colloquiums, the module “On-the-Job Assigment” and the master thesis are strongly related to the research activities of Karlshochschule.

A range of research activities is covered with a strong emphasis on the transfer between university and the business community. Karlshochschule follows a culturalistic-constructivistic approach towards business administration, strategic and project driven leadership, and entrepreneurial leadership.

Among the current research topics are:

  • Strategic Leadership and “The Business Development Manager
  • Leading in projects – and leading with projects
  • Leadership and Business Model Innovation
  • Leading in intercultural and diverse environments
  • Interdisciplinary research project “Narrative + Innovation
  • Furthermore individual contract research for businesses, administration and others is offered.

    For more Information on current research please visit also: (in German)