M.Phil. On Campus

Leadership in Emerging Economies (CW)

University of Johannesburg

24 months
851 EUR/year
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The Master in Leadership in Emerging Economies (CW) at University of Johannesburg qualification will enable senior managers and leaders to master the critical leadership skills required by the specific sectors in which they have to manage and lead in emerging countries. 


The purpose of this Master in Leadership in Emerging Economies (CW) at University of Johannesburg is to develop at an advanced level the applied competence of the student in the analysis, interpretation and understanding of leadership within an emerging economy context, with a differentiated focus on specific sectors in these economies.

Duration of studies 

The maximum period of registration for the degree is two year’s full time and three year’s part time. A student must have an approved research proposal by the end of the first year, and conduct their research leading to the minor-dissertation in the subsequent year(s). 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership Challenges In Emerging Countries
  • Personal And Professional Leadership
  • Strategic Management in Emerging Economies
  • Research Methodology: Leadership
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • Public Sector Leadership 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An appropriate honours degree or its equivalent qualification at NQF level 8 applicable for access to a Master’s degree. 
  • Student number constraints may necessitate a selection process consisting of selection interviews and psychometric testing and a research proposal exercise

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    851 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 851 EUR per year during 24 months.

R14,634 – R171,158

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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