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Leading and Designing Organisations

The technological and demographic changes, globalization and economic crisis have impacted the organizational environment and their strategies. Business organization today requires leadership, vision, adaptability, and coordination on a scale never before imagined.  The course has been designed to help you to understand how organizations works from inside in terms strategies, structure, system, culture and human resources to adapt effectively with the external realities.

Find full course description in the course catalogue.    



The grade for the course consists of two parts:

  • Coursework counting app. 40 %
  • 3-hour written exam counting app. 60 %

The written exam is online and presence in Aarhus is not nescessary.

Admission Requirements

Course specific:

A Bachelor's degree in Economics and Business Administration or a related degree  


Exchange Students: nomination from your home university

Freemovers: documentation for English Language proficiency

You can read more about the admission here.


Ajay Kumar Jain


Academic profile


Ajay Jain is a Professor at the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, India. He is passionate about the study of Leadership and Change managment. Topics of research include Team Building for performance excellence, Understanding Organizational Design, and Leading and Managing Change.