UONGOZI Executive Programme

UONGOZI Executive Programme

UONGOZI Institute and Aalto University Executive Education of Finland are jointly running a Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership Programme, an executive programme that aims to equip Tanzanian senior leaders with the necessary skills and competencies to achieve sustainable development through competent leadership. 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.

Facilitated by world-class professors and experts in leadership from around the world, the programme is designed to encourage participants to challenge their thinking as they broaden their competencies in visioning, planning and inspiring others through advanced strategic communication. It motivates participants to become better designers and innovators of effective structures and systems for better results.

The programme is undertaken on an annual basis with a total of 10 modules. Each module runs for between 2 to 3 days of in-class workshops and online individual or group assignments.

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

This unique programme, bringing together Aalto University’s recognised expertise in leadership and UONGOZI Institute’s focus on development to advance sustainable development in Africa, will help you gain insights on how to become an inspirational and reflective leader who can change the way their organisation operates for more sustainable results.

2021/22 Programme Schedule

Month Course Title Hours Trainers
April - 2021 Module 1: Opening + Reflective and Inspirational Leader 3 Days Dr. Greg O’Shea
May - 2021 Module 2: Strategy Formulation and Implementation 2 Days Prof. Robin Gustafsson
August - 2021 Module 3: Financial Skills for Executives 2 Days Ms. Eva Niskavaara (M.Sc.)
September - 2021 Module 4: Leading for Results 2 days Prof. Teemu Malmi
October - 2021 Module 5: Design Thinking for Organisational Development 2 Days Prof. Mikko Koria
November - 2021 Module 6: Sustainable Development 2 Days Dr. Jarkko Levänen
January - 2022 Module 7: Ethical Leadership 2 Days Prof. Arnold Smit
Dr. Edwrd Hosea
February - 2022 Module 8: Strategic Communication 2 Days Prof. Ron Dulek
March - 2022 Module 9: Strategic Human Resource Management 2 Days Prof. Rebecca Piekkari
Ms. Zuhura Muro
April - 2022 Module 10: Leading Change 2 Days Prof. Pekka Mattila