UONGOZI Executive Programme

UONGOZI Executive Programme

The UONGOZI Executive Programme (Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership) gives participants the tools to foresee, embrace and drive change, and gain insights into how to become an inspirational and reflective leader who can change the way organisations operate for more sustainable results. The focus themes of the Programme are leadership, with an emphasis on strategic and ethical leadership, sustainable development, communications, human resource management, and leading change. The Programme includes 10 modules that are run over the course of one year.

For: African senior leaders seeking to enhance leadership capacity for sustainable development in their respective organisations.

This unique long-term modular Programme, bringing together Aalto University’s recognised expertise in leadership and UONGOZI Institute’s focus on development to advance sustainable development in Africa, helps participants gain insights on how to become inspirational through competent leadership. The Programme challenges participants to broaden their mindset and develop new skills and capabilities as future leaders.

2018 Programme Schedule

Dates Course Title Hours Trainers Remarks
21.03.2018 - 23.03.2018 Module 1: Opening + Reflective and Inspirational Leader 3 Days Dr. Greg O’Shea
19.04.2018 - 20.04.2018 Module 2: Strategy Formulation and Implementation 2 Days Prof. Robin Gustafsson
28.05.2018 - 29.05.2018 Module 3: Developing Financial Skills 2 Days M.Sc. Eeva Niskavaara
05.07.2018 - 06.07.2018 Module 4: Leading for Results 2 days Prof. Teemu Malmi
30.08.2018 - 31.08.2018 Module 5: Design Thinking for Organisational Development 2 Days Prof. Mikko Koria
18.10.2018 - 19.10.2018 Module 6: Sustainable Development 2 Days Dr. Jarkko Levänen
22.11.2018 - 23.11.2018 Module 7: Ethical Leadership 2 Days Prof. Marc Le Menestrel
24.01.2019 - 25.01.2019 Module 8: Management Communications 2 Days Prof. Ron Dulek
28.02.2019 - 01.03.2019 Module 9: Strategic Human Resource Management 2 Days Prof. Rebecca Piekkari
08.04.2019 - 09.08.2019 Module 10: Leading Change 2 Days Prof. Pekka Mattila