ACC402

Postgraduate In Grants Management

Grants management skill is applicable in a variety of settings, including government agencies, non-profit organizations, and educational institutions. Professionals with expertise in grants management are responsible for overseeing the process of applying for and administering grants from various sources, such as foundations, corporations, and government agencies. They work to ensure that the funds provided through these grants are used effectively and in accordance with the terms and conditions of the grant. This can involve tasks such as developing grant proposals, reviewing and evaluating applications, negotiating terms and conditions, monitoring the use of grant funds, and reporting on the progress and outcomes of funded projects.

This postgraduate program in grants management focuses on the principles and practices of managing grants, which are funds that are awarded by foundations, governments, and other organizations to support specific projects or initiatives. A postgraduate program in grants management will cover the following topics:

  • Grants administration: Students will learn about the process of administering grants, including how to develop grant proposals, manage grant budgets, and report on grant progress.
  • Grant writing: Students will learn about the techniques of grant writing, including how to research funding opportunities, develop a compelling case for support, and write a grant proposal that meets the requirements of the funding organization.
  • Grant budgeting: Students will learn about the principles of grant budgeting and how to develop and manage a grant budget that aligns with the goals and objectives of the grant.
  • Grant evaluation: Students will learn about the techniques of grant evaluation, including how to design and implement evaluation plans and how to use evaluation results to improve grant programs.
  • Grant compliance: Students will learn about the compliance requirements that apply to grants and how to ensure that grant programs are administered in compliance with these requirements.
  • Grant management software: Students will learn about the use of software and other tools to manage grants, including databases, project management software, and financial management software.

If your organization has a particular aim or project that it wishes to advance, we will tailor a programme for the requirements of participants. The programme will include an assignment after each module, a research paper and a final Exam

Training Format: Online

Target region: Global

Course Duration: 1 year (2 semesters)

Course fee: $1000