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University of Salford

Executive Education Leadership

The Postgraduate Diploma/MBA in Executive Education Leadership is designed to be completed over three semesters. The programme will equip experienced managers with the knowledge and skills required to lead a modern academy or group of academies. Building on the Postgraduate Certificate in in Executive Education Leadership, the programme will provide students with an understanding of operational and marketing issues that face those who lead and manage academies.

Entry requirements

To gain entry onto this course, you should hold an honours degree at grade 2:2 or above and have a minimum of three years of experience in a management role within an Academy, school or educational organisation.

We also welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.

Course modules

Strategic Organisational Leadership in Schools
Marketing and Operations Management
Contemporary Issues in Executive Education Leadership
Business Innovation Project

Assessment methods

Work-based learning

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for international students only).


For up-to-date fees, visit the University of Salford's website.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MBA Part-time September 2017 - 12 months
Part-time September 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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