This program is designed for professionals who are already in strategic management and leadership roles, as well as those who are preparing for management positions. This training will enhance professionals' growth and help them stand out in strategic leadership roles in an increasingly competitive employment market. It is a very practical curriculum designed to provide students the chance to improve their existing business practices, gain experience, and build skills such as interpersonal skills, leadership and project management abilities, negotiating skills, and research skills.
Modules and courses
Mode of course delivery
The programme is offered through distance education, a learning oriented system allowing greater flexibility in learning while students continue with their regular professional work. The programme is offered in a mixed mode format. The approach uses print and electronic media in order to be responsive to the needs of the learner and also maximize the use of technology in course delivery.
At the heart of the programme is excellent online learning materials developed by capable and competent resource persons from KNUST and other recognized institutions.
Academic Support Systems/Services
Limited face-to-face facilitated sessions are provided at all the Learning Centres. These sessions are supported by print and electronic materials, and local learning facilitators who also support and direct students as they work through the resources provided.
The Centres provide learning support to students living in different parts of the country, thus reducing travel expenses.
Head of department
Prof. Ahmed Agyapong
- Applicants must possess a good first degree from a recognised University or institution of higher learning.
- Applicants with Postgraduate Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership shall be given exemptions or credits up to the number of courses they have already taken;
- Applicants with postgraduate Certificate in either Strategic Management or Leadership or both shall be given exemptions or credits up to the number of courses they have already taken.