Strategic Leadership

Northumbria University London Campus

24 months
7170 GBP/year
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MSc Strategic Leadership programme from Northumbria University London Branch will develop your knowledge, skills and competence in the areas of personal and professional development, leadership, people management, innovation, finance and organisational strategy. 


Throughout this MSc Strategic Leadership programme from Northumbria University London Branch, you will become knowledgeable about the theory and practice of responsible business, leadership and management in the context of your own personal and professional practice, organisation and sector specific contextual drivers, and broader societal and global challenges. 

The learning strategy develops an ability to challenge and inquire into business threats and opportunities. Through the programme you will develop your ability to critically reflect on your leadership approach and management capability and practice. You will also cultivate an awareness of cultural and ethical issues that impact on your individual practice and organisational contexts.

Furthermore, you will work on developing research skills, critical thinking and effective organisational improvement techniques as well as exploring all the personal competences associated with leadership and management in complex, dynamic and excellence focused organisations. But it’s not just about cutting edge theory; it’s also about hands-on practical experience. To this end, you are encouraged to build on your own leadership and management experience with work related assignments which will contribute to developing self, career and workplace improvement.

Careers and further study

This programme is specifically designed for those in employment and who are seeking to develop their careers as a strategic leader.  

As such significant emphasis is placed upon developing the competences required to accelerate leadership career potential. 

Through the teaching, learning and assessment strategy, you will be encouraged to develop your knowledge and skills as practising or aspiring leaders, and to think analytically about your personal and organisational practice. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Leader Identity, Leadership and Responsible Organisation
  • Leading Organisational Strategy and Change 
  • Finance and Operations Leadership
  • Future of Work and Organisation Development
  • Leading Innovation in the Digital Organisation 
  • Management Inquiry and Data Analytics for Decision Making
  • Management Investigation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Update for September 2020 intake: As a result of Covid-19 and social distancing requirements, we are intending to teach this course using a mix of on-campus and online teaching. For students unable to travel due to travel restrictions in place in their country, students will be able to start online and join us when travel to London is possible. Please check the programme website for more details.




180 alternative credits



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

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Non-standard entry requirements

  • A mature applicant lacking standard academic qualifications may be considered for entry if they have relevant senior level management experience over an appropriate period of time and is able to fulfil the objectives of the programme. This would be evidenced by a personal statement and conversation with a member of the academic team

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    7170 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7170 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.


If you are a UK or EU student, you may be eligible for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,000+ from the UK Government

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Strategic Leadership
Northumbria University London Campus