Masters Programs in Leadership

Compare 37 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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Master of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Leadership

MODUL University Dubai
Online & Campus Combined Part time 18 months September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This major communicates the skills and techniques behind entrepreneurial thought and action, imparting expertise which enables managers and entrepreneurs to make crucial decisions and compete successfully. [+]

Overview

This major communicates the skills and techniques behind entrepreneurial thought and action, imparting expertise which enables managers and entrepreneurs to make crucial decisions and compete successfully.

Prepares you for the challenges of establishing and growing a business in today’s dynamic climate.

Learn the skills and techniques behind entrepreneurial thought and action, and expertise which enable managers and entrepreneurs to make crucial decisions and compete successfully.

*Title of degree awarded: Master of Business Administration

Info

Duration: 18 months blended learning programme

Intake: September 2018

ECTS Credits: 90

Choice of Majors: Expand your horizons with the option to double major with MODUL's Postgraduate degrees. The Master of Business Administration offers students the choice to major in Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Leadership, New Media and Information Management or Tourism and Hotel Development.... [-]


Master in Service Leadership & Innovation

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai
Campus Part time 18 months September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This one-of-a-kind graduate program will help prepare you to transform your organization by using innovation to drive measurable outcomes. Our graduates anticipate the future and see opportunities to position their organizations—and themselves—to reach new levels of success in a constantly changing world. [+]

Transformation through leadership.

Success in today’s global economy requires organizations to have visionary leadership, a 360-degree view of customers, and the ability to formulate and execute strategic initiatives. This one-of-a-kind graduate program will help prepare you to transform your organization by using innovation to drive measurable outcomes. Our graduates anticipate the future and see opportunities to position their organizations—and themselves—to reach new levels of success in a constantly changing world.

The Master's in Service Leadership and Innovation is awarded upon successful completion of 36 credit hours culminating in a comprehensive examination or capstone project. The program is completed in a combination of day and evening classes, and online learning. Our world-class Professors delivering classes are the same as at RIT NY and fly in to deliver the program, ensuring you receive the most up to date learning experience equal to classmates in the US. Further classroom teaching and follow up support is offered through virtual classroom/videoconferencing located in Dubai and New York simultaneously with Professors.... [-]


Executive Master of Public Administration

Hertie School of Governance
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 Germany Berlin + 1 more

The Hertie School’s Executive Master of Public Administration is tailored to the busy schedules of working professionals, equipping them with cutting-edge knowledge and tools to lead teams and organizations, shape decision-making and manage change in the workplace. [+]

A unique forum for exchange, learning and professional development

The Hertie School’s Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) is a flexible, fully accredited executive master’s programme in English equipping participants across all sectors with cutting-edge knowledge and tools to lead teams and organizations, shape decision-making and manage change in the workplace.

Mid-career professionals in the public sector, the business world or civil society are confronted with similar challenges. The Executive MPA equips them with innovative ideas to lead people, shape decisions or change the institutions they work for.

Skills, knowledge, and tools

Executive MPA participants can design their studies according to their individual needs and interests. A core set of modern theories of governance and management combined with a broad choice of practice-oriented electives and hands-on training accommodate the unique experiences each participant brings to the programme.... [-]


Post Graduate Diploma / Master of Arts in Leadership and Advocacy in the Early Years

Institute of Technology Sligo
Online & Campus Combined Full time 2 years September 2018 Ireland Sligo

Ireland’s early year's sector has a dynamic, exciting and challenging future. It needs effective and confident leaders across the fields of practice, policy, advocacy, regulation, education and professional development. [+]

Ireland’s early year's sector has a dynamic, exciting and challenging future. It needs effective and confident leaders across the fields of practice, policy, advocacy, regulation, education and professional development.

Do you have what it takes to be one of those leaders? Do you want to develop your leadership and advocacy skills and capabilities in ways that reflect and build the capacity of the early year's sector? Do you want to be part of a community of practice that will influence and lead the early year's sector into the future?

If the answer to these questions is yes and you have a 2.2 BA Honours in ECCE or cognate discipline and will have at least two years experience working in the early years sector or a related field completed at the end of the postgraduate programme, then the Institute of Technology Sligo has the Level 9 programme that will help you to fulfil these ambitions.... [-]


MPhil /MSc in Leadership

University Of Professional Studies Accra
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Ghana Accra

The Master of Science in Leadership Programme is a blended learning programme of the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Professional Studies Accra. The Programme is intended to develop leaders with a global impact. [+]

MPhil /MSc in Leadership The Master Of Science Programme

The Master of Science in Leadership Programme is a blended learning programme of the School of Graduate Studies of the University of Professional Studies Accra. The Programme is intended to develop leaders with a global impact. The Programme was developed with inputs from leaders of global operations of a variety of public, private and non-profit/non-governmental organisations.

The Programme is designed for those working in, or interested in working in organisations such as embassies, high commissions, international non-governmental organisations, corporations doing business in the global market, governments, public sector officials, and the security services.... [-]


Master of Education (M.Ed.)

William Howard Taft University
Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA USA Online Denver + 1 more

The online Master of Education (M.Ed.) The program emphasizes coursework in leadership, management, and instruction in a variety of educational and public service settings.

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Master of Education (M.Ed.) Overview

The online Master of Education (M.Ed.) The program emphasizes coursework in leadership, management, and instruction in a variety of educational and public service settings. The M.Ed. The program is of particular interest to individuals with public or private school teaching experience who desire to improve their classroom instructional skills, increase their knowledge of educational administration and advance on their district’s compensation schedules. Additionally, the Master of Education Program features a focused elective track designed specifically for Montessori educators. The objectives of the Program are:

To offer a program of coursework and practical exercises in leadership, management, and instruction that will enhance the professional and personal lives of its students. To improve general educational skills allowing students to advance on school district compensation schedules. To prepare professional educators to serve the needs of both public and private institutions from the elementary to postsecondary level in their community and beyond. To employ faculty who are accomplished in their respective fields from both an academic and practical perspective. ... [-]

Master Leadership and Management

IUBH Online
Online Full time Part time 12 - 24 months Open Enrollment Germany Bad Honnef + 1 more

Professionals with leadership and management skills must be able to adapt their businesses to rapid changes and, as managers on an international scale, ensure the further development of their workforce. [+]

Master Leadership and Management

The course for managers.

Your door to the business world

Professionals with leadership and management skills must be able to adapt their businesses to rapid changes and, as managers on an international scale, ensure the further development of their workforce. This includes encouraging successful teamwork, evaluation of targets, implementation of measures and the development of processes for the many duties that await you in this exciting environment.

Our international Master program is the perfect catalyst for a successful career as a manager. Graduates from our Leadership & Management course go on to take middle and upper management positions from the project or department management to founding their own companies.... [-]


Mastery of positive leadership

Universidad Tecmilenio
Campus Full time 1 year July 2019 Mexico Monterrey

It is the first Master of Positive Leadership in the world. [+]

Why this Master?

Choose Tecmilenio University

It is the first Master of Positive Leadership in the world. It has the support of our academic partners at the universities of Michigan, Pennsylvania, Complutense of Madrid, Harvard, Case Western Reserve, to mention a few. Our program brings together national and international experts with whom you will have the opportunity to work directly one weekend a month for a year.

Being part of the Tecmilenio University is better

It will allow you to create networks with the students of the masters and experts who will support your development, experience and professional relationships. You will also belong to the alumni network of the Positive Leadership Program, where you will collaborate in publications, newsletters and blogs that support research, knowledge and documentation of positive interventions in organizations, foundations and public companies, among others. What do I get? ... [-]

Executive Master in Policy Leadership (EMPL)

Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
Online & Campus Combined Full time 16 months August 2019 USA Washington

The Executive Master in Policy Leadership (EMPL) equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively lead in today’s complex, dynamic policy environment. [+]

Transforming Leaders. Transforming Policy. The Executive Master in Policy Leadership (EMPL) equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively lead in today’s complex, dynamic policy environment. INTERDISCIPLINARY CURRICULUM

The EMPL is an interdisciplinary degree program that interweaves economics and political science with public policy and administration. Central to each course is an alignment with the Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs)* emphasizing strategic leadership, performance results, and coalition building.

DEVELOPED FOR THE WORKING PROFESSIONAL

Over the course of 16months, students participate in ten hybrid courses each composed of a five-day, in-person experience integrated with two weeks of interactive online learning.... [-]


Maestría en Gerencia Integral de la Calidad y Productividad

Fundación Universidad de América
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Colombia Bogotá

La Maestría en Gerencia Integral de la Calidad y Productividad de la Fundación Universidad de América propende por desarrollar competencias y habilidades para la gerencia de los sistemas integrados de gestión de la calidad en cualquier ámbito empresarial mediante el análisis, planeación, evaluación y gestión estratégica, con liderazgo proactivo, trabajo en equipo, ética y responsabilidad social, comunicación asertiva, creatividad e innovación; generando en las organizaciones un valor agregado a los procesos e impulsando cambios significativos en el entorno económico, social, tecnológico y cultural. [+]

Justificacion

La globalización y la apertura de los mercados generaron en las organizaciones la búsqueda de estrategias de supervivencia crecimiento y rentabilidad. Para afrontar estos retos se ha dado un gran impulso a la productividad y la competitividad mediante el desarrollo de los sistemas integrados de gestión en las organizaciones, por lo tanto se requieren profesionales éticos e innovadores que a nivel directivo trabajen en la implementación estratégica de los sistemas integrados de gestión para alcanzar niveles de mayor productividad, sostenibilidad y el logro de ventajas competitivas.

Objetivos

La Maestría en Gerencia Integral de la Calidad y Productividad de la Fundación Universidad de América propende por desarrollar competencias y habilidades para la gerencia de los sistemas integrados de gestión de la calidad en cualquier ámbito empresarial mediante el análisis, planeación, evaluación y gestión estratégica, con liderazgo proactivo, trabajo en equipo, ética y responsabilidad social, comunicación asertiva, creatividad e innovación; generando en las organizaciones un valor agregado a los procesos e impulsando cambios significativos en el entorno económico, social, tecnológico y cultural.... [-]


Master's program in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability

Blekinge Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 1 year August 2019 Sweden Karlskrona

This program 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. [+]

Master’s in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability (www.msls.se)

The Master's in Strategic Leadership towards Sustainability (MSLS) Programme is a 10-month transformational master’s programme in Karlskrona, Sweden that focuses on advancing students' knowledge, skills, and global networks in order to build their capacity to be strategic leaders in the co-creation of thriving, sustainable societies.

THE CHALLENGE

Global society's current path is unsustainable. At the same time, exciting possibilities for new ways forward are emerging—ways that bring human activity into harmony with the greater social and ecological systems that support us, while building better lives for all. How do we change course to create this better future?... [-]


Master’s Degree Programme in Leadership for Change (Master of Administrative Sciences, Master of Science (Economics and Business Administration), or Master of Social Sciences)

University of Tampere
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 Finland Tampere

Want to become a visionary leader who knows how to deal with change in the complex society? Choosing studies in the Master’s degree programme in Leadership for Change will help you to achieve your goal. [+]

Apply between 4 December 2018 - 23 January 2019

Degree: Master of Administrative Sciences, Master of Science (Economics and Business Administration), or Master of Social Sciences, depending on specialisation Duration: 2 years Extent: 120 ECTS Start date: August 2018 Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA students: 12 000 € / year

Read more about Scholarships New kinds of leadership skills are in demand at local, national, international and global levels. The challenges societies face have increased in complexity. Environmental and energy problems, the dynamics of global security, management of regional crises, provision of cost-effective public services and development of fertile grounds for entrepreneurship and business development are all systemic in nature. This means that various institutions and civil society actors must work together, negotiate and agree on the new ways of doing things. Master's degree programme in Leadership for Change enables developing the kind of knowledge and expertise that is needed to explain and understand complex phenomena, become a visionary leader, and to change the world. In the programme, leadership is understood as a capability to deal with change. Major changes require joint efforts of the government, private companies and other institutions. The Faculty of Management at the University of Tampere provides a unique setting for studying multifaceted leadership dynamics. We bring together the perspectives of business and management from the private sector, the understanding about institutions and governance from the public administration, as well as the knowledge of international relations and political processes from the area of politics. The faculty offers... [-]


Master in Leadership for Sustainability

Malmö University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Sweden Malmö

This multidisciplinary master’s degree programme provides in-depth knowledge of sustainable development and sustainability leadership. The programme provides students with an understanding of organisation and leadership theory in the context of sustainability. It also provides students with an understanding of research methods for sustainable decision-making. [+]

This multidisciplinary master’s degree programme provides in-depth knowledge of sustainable development and sustainability leadership. The programme provides students with an understanding of organisation and leadership theory in the context of sustainability. It also provides students with an understanding of research methods for sustainable decision-making. The education lays a solid foundation for those seeking to lead or manage sustainable initiatives in the workplace, community and the world.

What is Leadership for Sustainability about?

The master’s degree programme is grounded in four core premises:

Sustainability requires new forms of organising, especially when it comes to project-based organisations involving diverse stakeholders. Organising and leading sustainability requires new and diverse leading and organising skills, understanding and knowledge of managers and leaders of sustainable projects. Organising and leading sustainability requires a new way of thinking sustainability within and between organisations. Current research on social entrepreneurship and social innovation can reveal new methods and strategies with regards to this. Methodological and methodical knowledge and understanding are needed to enable leaders to make sustainable decisions. ... [-]

Official master's degree in leadership and direction of rrhh

Universidad Nebrija
Online Full time Part time 1 year February 2019 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Master's Degree in Leadership and Human Resources Management is an innovative program, which complements the classic concept of managing teams of people, with the current and necessary ingredient of leadership. It is a unique proposal, which intensifies training towards leadership and talent management. [+]

Focus

The Master's Degree in Leadership and Human Resources Management is an innovative program, which complements the classic concept of managing teams of people, with the current and necessary ingredient of leadership. It is a unique proposal, which intensifies training towards leadership and talent management.

It is designed and developed in collaboration with the Official Association of Sociologists and Political Scientists of Madrid and based on its successful Master in human resources management, with 29 editions held and more than 500 graduate and active students, in the direction of people.

In addition to the resources of the Nebrija University, the College of Sociologists and Political Scientists contributes its bag of internships and employment to improve the effectiveness of practical training and insertion in the labor market.... [-]


Master in Digital Transformation Leadership

BARCELONA TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL
Campus Full time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The digital revolution requires leaders able to understand disruptive technologies and their advantages and consequences, as well leaders able to manage the digital transformation. [+]

The digital revolution requires leaders able to understand disruptive technologies and their advantages and consequences, as well leaders able to manage the digital transformation.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

The Master in Digital Transformation Leadership provides you with a deep understanding of the emerging technologies and gives you the tools to drive successful digital business strategies.

You will be able to develop digital skills such as digital strategy, disruptive technologies, leadership and change management, modern finances, data business, cybersecurity, innovation & creative thinking, among other subjects.

This Master will allow you to lead digital ready business trough:... [-]