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If you are a senior leader looking to develop your professional skills and knowledge then we offer a range of specialist programmes covering the latest key issues in business, as well as more indepth leadership development courses.

On this page you can find out more about our current programmes:

Executive programme: Designing the future workplace

Drawing on organisational psychology and the latest research, this course will give you the insights you need to make the strategic decisions that work for both your organisation and your people. We will share tools and approaches that can be used to guide the design of hybrid policies and the broader organisational change that is required.

When: 8 July 2022, 9.30am – 4.30pm (BST)
Location: University House, University of Leeds Campus
Cost: £400 (alumni discounts available)

Find out more and book your place.

Leeds Executive Leadership Level-7 Apprenticeship Programme

The Leeds Executive Leadership Level 7 Apprenticeship programme is an innovative programme for senior managers working in the public or private sector and is designed to develop you as a leader and take you to the next stage of your career. 

Supported by your employer, and paid for directly through the apprenticeship levy, this programme provides the opportunity to gain a high quality, level 7 qualification.

Find out more about the Leeds Executive Leadership Level-7 Apprenticeship programme.


MBA Fundamentals Course

Programme fee is £2,100.

This is an ideal course for those who are new to senior leadership positions or looking to take that next step. This four day course will arm you with a broad understanding of a number of business concepts to help you run a successful business or team.

Suitable for people working in the public or private sector, you will be able to immediately implement some of these ideas in your organisation. 

Register your interest in the MBA Fundamentals Course.

Exceptional Non-Executive Director (NED) Programme

The Exceptional ‘NED’ Training programme has been uniquely designed to enable experienced business executives to gain the skills and knowledge to become an effective Non-Executive Director (NED) though a blend of workshop sessions and 3 month placement at a high-growth SME.

Find out more about the Exceptional Non-Executive Director Programme.