UC Berkeley's: New Manager Boot Camp

For Newly Promoted Engineers and Scientists

You’ve worked hard to develop world-class expertise in your field, and you’ve been rewarded with a management position that brings a new set of possibilities. Mastering the art and science of effective management requires an additional set of skills—skills that, when mastered, can transform the challenging task of management into something profoundly satisfying. Our New Manager Boot Camp is here to move you forward quickly, so you can inspire and engage others, and motivate your team to achieve great things.

"The UC Berkeley New Manager Boot Camp offers a balanced mix of topics and focus areas in a well-organized 3 day program. I highly recommend new managers take this outstanding course sooner rather than later."

Simon DiMaio. Manager of Applied Research, Intuitive Surgical

This intensive management training program is designed specifically for recently promoted engineers and scientists who want to excel as leaders in the dynamic high tech and life sciences industries. The program includes a combination of lectures, case studies, and individual and group exercises designed to give you tools that will immediately enhance your ability to lead effectively.

Award-winning faculty and industry leaders from the worlds of high tech and life sciences will team up in this two and a half day program to ensure you are ready to face the challenges of:

The program also provides many opportunities for you to learn from highly accomplished peers facing similar challenges.

Dr. Homa Bahrami, Faculty Director, Introducing the New Manager Boot Camp


The program will be held at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.

Program Topics

Who Should Attend

The UC Berkeley New Manager Boot Camp was designed to jump start the management careers of engineers and scientists who have been recently promoted into supervisory roles. The program is also ideal for engineers or scientists considering future roles in management.


Special Offers

  • Group Discount: Fifth person from a firm is free


Award-winning UC faculty include:

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