Are management and administration different ? Discuss various Functions of management comparing with that of administration. Or What are the differences between management and administration ?Ripunjay Tiwari
Ans. In the study of the management literature, the use of the terms management and administration has been a controversial issue. Some of the writers do not find any difference between the two terms, while there are also some writers who maintain the administration and management has got two different functions. According to Oliver Sheldon, “Management is a lower function and is concerned with the execution of policies laid down by administration “. But, English authors like Brech and others have written that management is a wider term which includes administration.
The difference between management and administration becomes clear
the following comparison –