UONGOZI Certificate Programme in Leadership

Designed for emerging leaders and executives working in any function or industry across Africa, UONGOZI Certificate Programme in Leadership provides tools for leaders to effectively manage their resources to achieve sustainable development.


Module 1: Strategic Leader

Succeeding in today’s rapidly changing and challenging organisational environment requires leaders with strategic thinking and the ability to make strategic and financially sound choices. This engaging module helps equip leaders with these crucial leadership attributes. The module expands participants’ understanding of sound strategic management techniques and financial initiatives to allow them to excel as truly strategic leaders in their line of work.

Module 2: Service and Process Development for Executives

This Module focuses on innovative process development and the development of efficient public service delivery, as well as their implications for the customers and citizens’ satisfaction. It provides a toolbox for the leaders to better understand the most useful approaches for efficiently blending services with technology, as well as delivering and managing services successfully.

Module 3: Driving Change

Change is inevitable. This module is designed to expose participants to concepts and best practices of managing and leading change in their organisations. The module also touches on modern technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain to help leaders plan for the future when grasping the changes that these technologies may bring into the organisational environment.


  • Master in new tools for service and process development
  • Strengthen your skills in strategic leadership
  • Become an agent of change

Selection Criteria

  • Minimum 3 years of work experience in a supervisory or managerial position.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Good command of written and spoken English
  • Good computer skills

How to apply

Click here to complete and submit your application by 31 July 2021. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Cover letter (not exceeding one page)
  • Curriculum vitae (not exceeding three pages)
  • Commitment and recommendation letter from current employer/sponsor

Programme Details

Starts: September 2021

Duration: 6 months (2 months per Module)

Commitment Estimate: 2-4 hours a week

Tuition Fee: Euro 880 per person (Group packages are negotiable)

After completion of this programme, participants will receive a Certificate in Leadership. Qualified participants will also have additional consideration into the UONGOZI Executive Programme, Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership.