Masters Programs in Leadership

Compare 47 Masters Programs in Leadership

Leadership

Designed for individuals who want to become experts in management and communication processes in public or private organizations, Master in Leadership programs focus on essential skills and knowledge with a balance of practical and theoretical training. Leadership is a diverse field offering a range of possible specializations in every sector of the international or local community. Some possible areas of concentration for Master in Leadership candidates include Management and Education, Executive Leadership, Innovative Leadership, Organizational Psychology, Science and Innovation, Missional Leadership, Manufacturing Leadership, Leadership for Engineering, Hospitality Leadership, Environment Management and much more.

Offered in countries all over the world, in Australia, Bahrain, Belgium, Costa Rica, Germany, India, Ireland, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lithuania, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, the UK and the USA, students planning to enroll in a Master of Leadership program have a number of highly qualified institutions to choose from. Each institution will vary slightly in their prerequisites for admission and aspects of the program, but most will require a Bachelors degree and proficiency in the language of instruction.

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Maestría en Coaching Directivo y Liderazgo

OBS Business School - Latinoamérica
Campus Part time 10 months July 2017 Mexico Mexico City Ecuador Quito Colombia Bogotá + 4 more

La razón de ser de este programa, es dar una respuesta de calidad a las necesidades de formación de aquellos profesionales que desean formarse para ejercer de coaches en el futuro o de las personas que deseen incorporar los beneficios del coaching en su gestión de personas y en el logro de sus objetivos. Para ello hacemos un abordaje integral considerando tanto la parte competencial de desarrollo personal, como el desarrollo de la inteligencia emocional, las habilidades y destrezas del coaching ejecutivo y personal, así como el coaching de equipos. [+]

Masters in Leadership. Coaching y técnicas de liderazgo para directivos Presentación de la Maestría en Coaching Directivo y Liderazgo de OBS El coaching es una técnica que nos acerca al logro de objetivos permitiéndonos desarrollarnos personal y profesionalmente. Es una competencia que nos ayuda a pensar diferente, a mejorar las comunicaciones que mantenemos y profundizar en nosotros mismos. Esta herramienta es de gran valor para la gestión de empresas, así como para el desarrollo personal en lo relativo en la obtención de metas tanto personales como profesionales. La razón de ser de este programa, es dar una respuesta de calidad a las necesidades de formación de aquellos profesionales que desean formarse para ejercer de coaches en el futuro o de las personas que deseen incorporar los beneficios del coaching en su gestión de personas y en el logro de sus objetivos. Para ello hacemos un abordaje integral considerando tanto la parte competencial de desarrollo personal, como el desarrollo de la inteligencia emocional, las habilidades y destrezas del coaching ejecutivo y personal, así como el coaching de equipos. Nuestra formación, además de las herramientas para tu desarrollo personal y la mejora de tu equipo, te garantiza una alineación con la International Coach Federation (ICF) y un acompañamiento personalizado hacia la posible obtención de tu acreditación como coach. Certificación de competencias sobre habilidades Directivas y Liderazgo A lo largo del programa se desarrollará esta certificación en cuatro fines de semana (50 horas), en los meses de Julio, Octubre, Diciembre 2017 y Marzo... [-]

Master in Management

Burgundy School of Business
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 France Dijon

The « Grande Ecole » Master or Master in Management is a generalist pre-experience programme. It trains future managers to be entrepreneurially-minded, socially responsible, interculturally aware with a global perspective and equips them with professional skills in specific sectors. [+]

Master in Management PRESENTATION The « Grande Ecole » Master or Master in Management is a generalist pre-experience programme. It trains future managers to be entrepreneurially-minded, socially responsible, interculturally aware with a global perspective and equips them with professional skills in specific sectors. Students alternate academic periods and work placements. This blend of academic and hands-on training lies at the very heart of the programme. THE PROGRAMME The Master in Management provides students with: Solid background in Business and Management Excellence tracks recognized by the greatest companies: Leadership/ Entrepreneurship Double degrees in Wine Management, Arts and Cultural Management, International Business Development, Advanced Corporate Finance, Global Marketing & Negotiation… Contacts with experts and consultants from the corporate world during class Professional experience through work placements or gap year in a company Networking events for students and companies to help them develop a strong professional network and career guidance and personal coaching : CVs and cover letters, training in recruitment interviews A multicultural environment CAREER OPPORTUNITIES A large proportion of our graduates found employment in Sales & Marketing, Finance & Banking, Human Resources, Production, General Management, IT. 41% of our graduate start their career abroad. ADMISSION For students holding a non-French Bachelor’s Degree (in any field): A simple and unique application process through Pass-World: Admission requirements A non-French Bachelor’s Degree in any major French track: TEF/TCF (4), DELF B2 English track: An English language certificate TOEIC (780), IELTS (6.5) or equivalent (for non-native speakers) For students holding a French Bachelor degree, please... [-]

Master of Global Management

Thunderbird School of Global Management
Campus Full time 3 semesters August 2017 USA Glendale

Turn your passion for international, cross-cultural and solutions-oriented leadership into a global career that will take you around the world. Thunderbird’s Master of Global Management (MGM) degree is designed for high-potential individuals with the aptitude and global mindset for international leadership. [+]

Masters in Leadership. Master of Global Management Become a global leader Turn your passion for international, cross-cultural and solutions-oriented leadership into a global career that will take you around the world. Thunderbird’s Master of Global Management (MGM) degree is designed for high-potential individuals with the aptitude and global mindset for international leadership. This fast-track degree, which can be completed in one year, transforms the traditional graduate business education to deliver specialized training in all business disciplines from a 100% international perspective. With your ability to adapt to ever-changing business environments, your tolerance for ambiguity and your demonstrated intrigue for other cultures, the MGM program offers an educational adventure that will prepare you for a transformative global career. You will be surrounded by like-minded, elite students with diverse cultural and professional backgrounds and an unwavering passion for all things global. You will also learn from professors who draw from firsthand experiences working and living in countries around the globe. ... [-]

Women Directors Leadership Summit

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time Part time January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

The Women Directors Leadership Summit is an incisive program that aims at moving the focus from why women should be on boards and C-Suite positions to how they should perform for board excellence and leadership effectiveness. [+]

The Women Directors Leadership Summit is an incisive program that aims at moving the focus from why women should be on boards and C-Suite positions to how they should perform for board excellence and leadership effectiveness. Several key research reports have cited the impact of competent solid women at board level: Catalyst, a research group focused on women’s advancement to senior leadership, found that Fortune 500 companies with more women directors, on average, outperformed those with fewer women board members on a broad range of financial indicators. In addition, Catalyst has found a strong correlation between the number of women on boards and in the C-Suite and ROI (Return on Investment) and ROE (Return on Equity) of company returns. The Credit Suisse Research Institute recently reported that net income growth over the past six years averaged 14% for companies with women directors compared to 10% for those with no female board members. Global Research findings show that there are several key consequences of gender-based heterogeneity for boardroom work, board governance, and group dynamics. These are: Enhanced dialogue Better decision making, including the value of dissent More effective risk mitigation and crisis management Higher quality monitoring of and guidance to management Positive changes to the boardroom environment and culture More orderly and systematic board work Positive changes in the behavior of men This program for top level women will equip them with the solid skills and safe network to enable their ability to overcome key impediments in their professional spheres. The... [-]

International Master Program of Educational Leadership and Management Development (ELMD)

National Chung Cheng University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Taiwan Chia Yi

The Master Program in Educational Leadership and Management Development (ELMD) run by the College of Education was established in 2012 as the first whole-English program in National Chung Cheng University (CCU), mainly contributed by the academic staff from the Graduate Institute of Education, the Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Center for Teacher Education. [+]

Masters in Leadership. History The Master Program in Educational Leadership and Management Development (ELMD) run by the College of Education was established in 2012 as the first whole-English program in National Chung Cheng University (CCU), mainly contributed by the academic staff from the Graduate Institute of Education, the Department of Adult and Continuing Education and Center for Teacher Education. In September 2013, the academic year 2013/14, 4 overseas students began their study in ELMD as the 1st generation. Practically, the Program has the full support of the sectors of College of Education and of the Office of International Affairs, CCU. Beyond this, we also have harmonious and friendly cooperation relationships with the Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (Taiwan ICDF) and the Elite Study in Taiwan Office, enrolling talented students from different countries all around the world; at the same time, excellent Taiwanese students and Chinese students, both from Mainland China and other countries, are targeted as potential academic prospects. Missions To Promote High-Quality Pursuit of profound knowledge and to respond enthusiastically to the overwhelming global trends formed the solid basis for the establishment of the Program. Today, our message has not been more important. We are devoted wholeheartedly to building up a friendly network in which students are closely involved, in forms of deep concentration on their academic interests and studies, and at the same time of great enjoyment in living at CCU, Taiwan. Immersed in advanced skill training courses and well-organized intellectual lessons in terms of educational leadership... [-]

MPhil in Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 Hong Kong

This MPhil program seeks to develop students' entrepreneurial spirit so they can initiate innovation within companies or start their own business using hi-tech technologies. It aims to play a catalytic role in developing an innovative educational culture and entrepreneurship ecosystems on the University campus and to accelerate knowledge transfer to impact society. [+]

The opportunities for entrepreneurship are vast in the current global environment. Technical innovations are making great impacts to people’s lives and contributing successes to different economies. In this unique program, students are provided the opportunities to experience the entrepreneurship journey through coursework, internship, and the creation of a marketable product/offering and the business plan that goes with it. The TLE program offers students with interdisciplinary experiences and opens up career prospects to technology management and entrepreneurship. This MPhil program seeks to develop students' entrepreneurial spirit so they can initiate innovation within companies or start their own business using hi-tech technologies. It aims to play a catalytic role in developing an innovative educational culture and entrepreneurship ecosystems on the University campus and to accelerate knowledge transfer to impact society. Students are required to undertake coursework including TLE and technology core courses, attend TLE seminars, participate in business competitions, and undergo industrial internship for a minimum of two months. Students must also successfully complete and defend a thesis that demonstrates their research capabilities for product development and understanding of the commercial aspects on how to make the product successful in the marketplace. The program duration is two years of full-time study. Research Foci The Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship (TLE) program specifically addresses the development of technical innovation, leadership skills and capabilities for entrepreneurship. For their research, students can select the development of a product based on their own idea or work on one of the current ideas from a professor within the... [-]

Master in Leadership and Management

Avondale College of Higher Education
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 18 months March 2018 Australia Cooranbong Wahroonga + 2 more

The challenge of leadership and management in various types of organisations has become more demanding and complex. Adapting to rapidly changing business environments calls for a more sophisticated set of skills and abilities from leaders and managers. [+]

Masters in Leadership. The challenge of leadership and management in various types of organisations has become more demanding and complex. Adapting to rapidly changing business environments calls for a more sophisticated set of skills and abilities from leaders and managers. Church-related, not-for-profit organisations and other organisations require effective leadership informed by the social sciences and a developing body of knowledge concerning management, leadership and organisations. A Master of Leadership and Management focuses on providing advanced training in management theory and practice, emphasising the ethical, moral and spiritual dimensions of leadership and management. Duration One-and-a-half years full-time or the equivalent part-time. Part-time students typically progress at the rate of three or four units per year. Credit points Twelve units totalling 72 credit points Mode of delivery A blended learning approach, utilising the online learning platform Moodle, is adopted for the delivery of most of the units, comprising off-campus learning components and a residential session at Avondale College of Higher Education (Lake Macquarie Campus), or other designated centre, in July each year. The residential session provides opportunity for students to be involved in significant student-lecturer and student-student interaction. Lecturers and the course coordinator are available to communicate with students by phone or email. Title Master of Leadership and Management Abbreviation: MLM Accreditation The course is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) and may be offered to Australian students or international students (CRICOS Number 062227A). International students are subject to regulations outlined in the ESOS National Code (2007). Entry... [-]

MA Management and Leadership

Webster University Leiden
Campus or Online Full time Part time March 2018 Netherlands Leiden Austria Vienna China Shanghai Switzerland Geneva Thailand Bangkok Beijing United Kingdom London + 11 more

The MA in Management and Leadership curriculum exposes students to the tools of management and leadership and provides experience in decision-making situations [+]

The MA in Management and Leadership curriculum exposes students to the tools of management and leadership and provides experience in decision-making situations. Students acquire familiarity with the analytical techniques of management and develop the ability to apply these techniques in actual problem solving in a corporate, government, or non-profit environment. Extensive use is made of case analysis and practical applications. Teamwork is an essential part of each course, and students will learn to polish the presentation and communication skills needed to succeed in business today. The MA in Management and Leadership is an excellent study to help improve your emotional intelligence, communication skills, budgeting know-how, and leadership abilities. The program is taught at more than 50 U.S. campus locations in major cities and military bases, at international campuses in Geneva, Switzerland; Leiden, the Netherlands; London, United Kingdom; Vienna, Austria; and online. Points of Distinction Walker School of Business & Technology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) for MA programs in the Business and Management departments. Webster is the only Tier 1, private, non-profit U.S.-based university providing a network of international residential campuses in Geneva, Switzerland; Leiden, the Netherlands; London, United Kingdom; Vienna, Austria; Thailand and China. Faculty who practice in the field allow you to take your class experience and apply it to real work situations. Fees Students in the Management & Leadership program will be charged a tuition fee of €2,325 per 3-credit course. The program consists of 12 courses in total. [-]

Master of Engineering Leadership in Advanced Material Manufacturing

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Applied Science
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Canada Vancouver

The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in Advanced Materials Manufacturing is an intensive one-year degree program for engineers who want to advance their careers in the automotive, aerospace and manufacturing sectors. [+]

Masters in Leadership. The Master of Engineering Leadership (MEL) in Advanced Materials Manufacturing is an intensive one-year degree program for engineers who want to advance their careers in the automotive, aerospace and manufacturing sectors. There is a growing need across multiple industries for technical experts in advanced materials manufacturing. This is a rapidly evolving field, and companies are challenged to find engineers who have the sector-relevant cross-disciplinary technical expertise to develop innovative solutions. Watch this video and learn more about this unique technical management program from our students and professors. Propel Your Career Forward This unique master’s degree program will: broaden your sector-relevant skills through a project-based curriculum that covers all stages of the industry value chain; deepen your technical skill base through advanced simulation tools and case studies; provide a dynamic learning environment that includes both classroom learning and integrated hands-on training; offer opportunities for you to collaborate with world-renowned faculty and industry experts at UBC’s high-tech facilities and multidisciplinary research centres; and help you advance your career by balancing technical learning with in-depth leadership courses on project management, business and communication. Eligibility Requirements You are eligible for this program if you meet the MEL admission requirements and you have: an undergraduate degree in materials engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering or a related discipline; and one or more years of relevant work experience in high-tech manufacturing industries such as aerospace or automotive. As a graduate of this program, you will have the skills to take your career in the... [-]

Master's In Management, Administration And Leadership In Human Resources

CES Cardenal Cisneros
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Madrid

This Master gives the necessary training to lead and manage strategic HR of any organization: companies, institutions, public sector bodies ... [+]

This Master gives the necessary training to lead and strategically manage human resources of any organization: companies, institutions, public sector bodies ... With the completion of this program graduates will be able to take appropriate and efficient decisions in HR aligning the objectives of the organization with the objectives of the people for the proper functioning of both. It is absolutely necessary for any HR professional that addresses the challenge of managing medium or large organizations. GOALS Our commitment is to the quality of teaching Provide strategic vision and the added value it brings people management organizations at the present time. Provide the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to carry out the human resources function in a professional, efficient, modern and integrated manner; learning to make the right decisions and aligning organizational goals with the objectives of the people for the proper functioning of both. Develop relational and adaptation to work in a global, diverse, dynamic and subject to constant technological change environment skills. Promote ethical and responsible spirit of professional human resources in his career and the fair and equitable when implementing the knowledge acquired in the Master deal. Curriculum General program I Organization and Human Resources Vision, mission and values. The business plan and strategic management and planning of HR. The role and area of ​​HR in the organization. The scorecard. organizational culture and climate. corporate social responsibility and corporate governance. organizational architecture. Change management. Total quality models; EFQM. Job descriptions and sizing templates. internal and external communication.... [-]

Master of Education in Leadership (MEEL)

American University of Ras al Khaimah
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah

Master of Education in Leadership (MEEL) [+]

Masters in Leadership. Master of Education in Leadership (MEEL) Admissions Criteria Recognized Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field of study (i.e., Education, Business Administration, or Engineering) Minimum CGPA of 3.00 out of a 4.00 scale or its equivalent, students with a CGPA of 2.50 or above may be conditionally admitted English Proficiency Requirements Name of Exam Score IELTS 6.0 Band TOEFL – Paper based 550 TOEFL – Internet Based 79 Cambridge English Test – Advanced 52 Pearson’s Test of English – Academic 50-57 City & Guilds TESOL B2 NOTE: English exam exemptions might be granted to applicants who Speak English as their native language, grew up in a country where English was the official language and English was the language of instruction at their undergraduate institution or can provide a copy of the expired English test results submitted with the application to their English-medium undergraduate institution. [-]

Master's Degree In Corporate Communication And Leadership

Universidad Pontificia De Salamanca
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Madrid

The Master in Corporate Communication and Leadership provides practical knowledge of the structures, processes and tools that can convert to corporate communication in a determinant of organizational behavior. [+]

Program Description The Master in Corporate Communication and Leadership provides practical knowledge of the structures, processes and tools that can convert to corporate communication in a determinant of organizational behavior. For this reason, the program not only provides training in technical skills but also managerial skills needed to coordinate multiple tasks necessary to turn information into useful knowledge in guiding the activity of all functional areas and different hierarchical levels to Mission of the organization and it towards value creation at the individual, corporate and social level. The Master is the result of the collaboration initiated in 2002 between researchers of different social sciences and between them and professionals Human Resource Management, Marketing and Strategic Planning. The result of this way of working has been the creation in 2012 of COM-LEDGE, a group of stable for Innovation in Corporate Communication work, made up of academics and professionals who share an interest in knowledge as a determinant of behavior and conduct social organizations. GOALS The main objective is to complete the training of graduates of the faculties of communication with practical training necessary to participate in the basic processes of intervention in the relational behavior management level of the organization: Strategic Analysis, Planning and Process Management. The program is designed to help graduate in Communication to apply their skills and expertise in the real context of an organization in which they made the practical credits of the Master and the Final Project. Practical training in the field is therefore the axis... [-]

Master's Strategic And Corporate Governance

South Ural State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The purpose of the program - training of highly qualified personnel able to effectively put into practice modern scientific achievements in the field of economics and management, and solve strategic problems, both at the level of the executive management and the board of directors level. [+]

Masters in Leadership. 38.04.02 direction "Management" Master's program "Strategic and Corporate Management" The purpose of the program - Training of highly qualified personnel able to effectively put into practice modern scientific achievements in the field of economics and management, and solve strategic problems, both at the level of the executive management and the board of directors level. The high demand Professionals in the field of strategic management and corporate governance on a global scale at the moment due to the following factors: Labor market shortages of qualified managers in strategic and corporate governance, able to solve the task of forming a reasonable development strategy and / or the organization, taking into account principles of corporate governance. Convergence and interpenetration of scientific and practical knowledge. Complexity of management processes in connection with scientific and technological progress, the emergence of new concepts and technologies of strategic and corporate governance. The master's program "Strategic and Corporate Management" includes two cycles of disciplines: general scientific and professional, each of which in turn is divided into a basic and a variable part. The structure of the curriculum Disciplines: General scientific basic Foreign language in professional activity History and Methodology variative Computer Technologies in Scientific Research professional basic Economic cybernetics Research Methods in Management variative corporate finances organization Theory An important role is given to the Master's program practices and research workWhereby realized working out multidisciplinary skillsObtained Masters. Final control means act state examination and protection of final qualifying work (Master's thesis). The program is 120... [-]

Master's programme in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability

Blekinge Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 Sweden Karlskrona

This programme extends over two semesters and concentrates on two integrated themes. The first of these themes is an internationally recognized and scientifically reviewed model (framework) of systematic work towards an attractive and sustainable society (strategic... [+]

Master's programme in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability The society within the biosphere is to its nature a much complex system. To achieve success in this system, i.e. a sustainable society, knowledge of how success is defined and how it can be achieved is required. On the basis of a fundamental vision of a sustainable society, one can through “backcasting” formulate a strategy to reach the desired aim. This programme extends over two semesters and concentrates on two integrated themes. The first of these themes is an internationally recognized and scientifically reviewed model (framework) of systematic work towards an attractive and sustainable society (strategic sustainable development). This is a universal model which can be used to work with sustainable development within many different fields globally, nationally, in companies, in municipalities, in whole societies and on the individual level. This model gives a systematic method for: analysis of the present, visualization of solutions, finding strategies to reach sustainable solutions, choosing and developing general and supplementary tools to develop indicators for a sustainable development. The other theme consists of leadership in complexity (LiC). These concepts stem from studies on both management and natural sciences of how complex systems behave. To create a resilient social fabric, including a robust global economy supported by a healthy environment, we need to learn what it means to work and lead effectively in complexity and build our capacity to engage others in navigating change towards sustainability, together. The above aspects and concepts will not only be described theoretically... [-]

Master in Coaching Amsterdam

Johan Cruyff Institute
Campus Full time 8 months February 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam Spain Barcelona + 2 more

The study program of the Master in Coaching is based on Johan Cruyff’s vision: coaching is about managing yourself, the players & staff, the team ánd the environment. [+]

Masters in Leadership. The study program of the Master in Coaching is based on Johan Cruyff’s vision where coaching is more than the use of tactical and technical knowledge. It is about managing yourself, the players & staff, the team and the environment. Each participant’s personal background is a base for further development and better understanding of oneself as a coach and/or manager. The principle of coaching is that you then apply this insight knowledge in counseling others. This program is interesting for those who are a coach or manager in sports, but it is also appropriate for (team) managers, staff memeber, leaders, counselors and HRM-consultants from the business sectors. For example, students came from, the Police department, an insurance company, an energy provider and a big congress center. The classes of the Master in Coaching are delivered at the Johan Cruyff Institute Amsterdam, located next to the Olympic Stadium. The Olympic Stadium hosted the 1928 Olympic Games, providing a link between the history and future of sport. This unique setting inspires our staff and students to excel in coaching. OBJECTIVES AND CONTENT The focus of the coaching program is on self-knowledge and self-development. You will gain insight into your strengths as a coach (that you’ll develop during the program), and those of athletes / employees, with the goal to understand them better in order to improve performance. After completion of the program you will have developed your personal coaching style, and you’ll be able to put this style into... [-]