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Executive Education

Executive Education

Our Executive Education programmes reflect the changing world of work, and will prepare you as a leader in your future role.

Our part-time executive education programmes allow you to combine work with study.

Our three programmes help you to develop the skills and knowledge you need to thrive in many international business contexts.

Embodying our strategic aims, you're prepared for a future you can shape. You'll engage with multidisciplinary research in the Future of Work and Responsible Leadership.

Sustainable development is at the heart of our education. You'll map and measure your actions and impact against UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Financial support

We have a number of Executive Education scholarships available to support individuals who want to contribute to our mission to have a positive, sustainable impact on society and support the economic recovery of the North East.

Find out more about our scholarships. Details can be found under the ‘Executive Education scholarships' section.

Are you an organisation looking to build leadership capacity in your business? 

Our Senior Leader Apprenticeships can help you to lead your organisation in a post-Covid world. Find out about the programmes and support available for funding via the Apprenticeship Levy on our senior leaders apprenticeship webpages.

How you'll learn

Our executive education programmes are all work-based degrees. You'll develop your skillset while working towards a Master's qualification alongside your career.

Our courses blend face-to-face workshops with digital resources and online activities. You will learn in a supportive environment, in a way that is flexible and fits around your personal and professional commitments.

We offer a transformative learning experience. It integrates discipline knowledge and critical thinking with your professional context.

You will engage in the real-world challenges faced at your organisation. You'll be able to make an immediate impact in your professional life with your new knowledge.

Transform yourself to lead others. Find out more about the programme on our postgraduate pages or register your interest.

If you have any questions about these programmes and want to speak to someone direct, email the team via

Our executive education programmes