University Management Course (UMC)

Enhance your Higher Education Management Skills

Enhance your ability to carry out your responsibilities and manage your work environment more effectively and efficiently in continually changing, and frequently constrained, circumstances.

UMC 2018

Join us for UMC 2018 from June 10-June 15, 2018 at the Hotel Fort Garry in Winnipeg Manitoba.

Hotel room bookings:
Fort Garry Hotel
222 Broadway Ave.
Phone: 204-942-8251
When booking, indicate you are with the UMC CHERD Group.

What to expect

UMC 2018 will maintain the shorter, more compact format  It will be structured around a model of core and adaptive leadership competencies and will consider the principles and processes that guide decision-making in key topic areas and explore these topics through a range of activities including presentations, case studies, simulations, and discussion groups.

Program Description

The University Management Course (UMC) will enhance your ability to carry out your responsibilities and manage your work environment more effectively and efficiently in continually changing, and frequently constrained, circumstances. Structured around a model of core and adaptive leadership competencies, UMC 2018 will consider the principles and processes that guide decision-making in key topic areas and explore these topics through a range of interactive activities including presentations, case studies, simulations, and discussion groups.

Who is the Program for?

UMC is appropriate for managers within the higher education system. Individuals working within both the academic and administrative areas are encouraged to apply: Department Heads, Directors, Managers, and Senior Executive Assistants.

Fees

$3,850 CDN (includes tuition, course materials and refreshment breaks and some meals)

Admission Requirements

Universities and colleges are encouraged to nominate individuals for admission, both in academic and professional support positions, who have records of achievement in their work, people who are motivated to enhance their leadership skills and who are interested in the benefits to be obtained from attending a specialized leadership development program.

Apply early to secure a place in the program.

 

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. Applicants will be notified within one week of submission of application regarding acceptance. Late applications may be accepted depending upon availability of space.

“UMC is what university administrators have been looking for: a practical, relevant, and helpful course on how to manage in a university environment surrounded by peers who are facing similar challenges.”

Director, Academic & Administrative Services

“I have never before experienced an opportunity where I was able to sink my teeth into so many aspects of university management at one time — especially alongside colleagues from such diverse administrative, educational and personal backgrounds.”

Associate Registrar

UMC Participants

Complete the Participant Profile Form no later than April 14, 2017.