European Handball Manager


In general, the dates of the course modules take the national and international timetables of the various leagues and (European) cup matches into consideration as well as the dates of coaching sessions and workshops of the federations and national teams.

Next intake for the English version of the European Handball Manager is 2022/2023.

The self-study phase and the certificate course begins on the 1st July of each year. Every second year the course takes place in English. On that date all participants will be given the seminar materials of Modules 1 and 2 in preparation for the first attendance phase. In between the attendance phases there will be self-study phases.

Application period starts in January and ends at the end of April of the respective year. Closing date for appilcations for the next intake is 30th April 2022 (English version).

Attendance phases 2022/2023 (English language)

1)  10 October - 14 October 2022 (Cologne)

2)  30 January - 3 February 2023 (Cologne)

3)  12 June - 16 June 2023 (Cologne)


The programme fee is € 5,000. 

This fee includes the following:

Study material, books for home study, examination fee, the certificate with the Transcript of Records, refreshments and snacks during the attendance phases. Lunch and evening meals can be obtained  in the refectory (Monday – Friday) or in the cafeteria of the German Sport University. (You have to pay for this yourself). Accommodation is not included in the fee. There is a Guest House located on the campus of the German Sport University Cologne with basic and funcional rooms (;  ; +49 221 4982-2580 o. -2500).

A discout in the fee is not possible.

Application deadline

Please send us your application for the English intake 2022/2023 by April 30th, 2022 (Next German intake will be 2023/2024) to:

German Sport University Cologne
Department of Further Education
Am Sportpark Muengersdorf 6
50933 Cologne

If you have any queries regarding the application procedure, please contact us under the email address weiterbildung@­ or under +49 221 4982 2130.


Department of further education

Department of further education

Am Sportpark Muengersdorf 6
50933 Cologne
Main building, 4th floor, room 405b
Telephone +49 221 4982-2130
Fax +49 221 4982-7720