The German Sport University Cologne management consists of three boards: the President’s Office, the University Council and the Senate.
The President’s Office is elected as the central body of the German Sport University. Its chairman, the President, is the senior person among the academic staff and represents the German Sport University Cologne. Besides the President, the current President’s Office consists of five Vice-Presidents and the Provost. The Provost is the chairman of the non-academic staff.
The President’s Office manages The German Sport University Cologne. It is elected by the University Council and is responsible in particular for the university’s economic planning, coordination, organisation, modification of courses, scientific programs and operational units.