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Global Leadership (Blended)

Postgraduate Certificate
5 months
10825 USD/full
9180 USD/full
Tuition fee
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The Global Leadership (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University is specifically designed for working professionals. It is offered in a blended model comprised of online learning and two intensive two-week long on-campus learning experiences.

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The Global Leadership (Blended) program at the Royal Roads University consists of two years of interdisciplinary studies. In each year, students focus on relevant, real world problem-solving projects grounded in a rigorous theoretical understanding of the nature of today’s organizations and the changing role of leadership within them.

The curriculum of the program is built to develop in students a sophisticated understanding of personal and team leadership, communication, systems thinking, team building, organizational change, ethics and action-oriented inquiry.

Who It’s For 

The MAL program is an applied, competency-based program offering advanced leadership skills for experienced and emerging leaders interested in developing more effective organizations and communities. 

Focusing on factors that contribute to successful problem solving and innovation, this program provides key skills and insights to professionals working in corporate, academic, public sector, and not-for-profit environments. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personal and Theoretical Foundations to Global Leadership
  • Personal Capacities for Working in Complex Global Systems
  • Introduction to Academic Integrity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 5 months

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four year (or comparable) undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution, with a minimum GPA of B (3.00/4.33).
  • A minimum of three years of general leadership* experience.
  • Demonstrate significant cross-cultural experience gained through travel or work.
  • Applicants who meet the degree requirement but who been away from academic writing for more than 10 years will normally be required to take the “Academic Writing and Critical Thinking” course offered through Continuing Studies at Royal Roads University, and must obtain a minimum B+ (77%), prior to commencing the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10825 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10825 USD for the full programme and a duration of 5 months.
  • National

    9180 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9180 USD for the full programme and a duration of 5 months.


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Global Leadership (Blended)
Royal Roads University