The Graduate School

Who is it for?

Enhance Your Postgraduate Experience

The Graduate School is offering postgraduate students the chance to earn a certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership, accredited by the Chartered Management Institute. Be part of this unique opportunity.

Stand out...become a future-ready, innovative leader

The Graduate School will is accepting applications for students interested in completing a Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership. 

This certificate is for postgraduates who:

  • have what it takes to commit to undertaking a professional qualification alongside your degree.
  • want to access cutting edge leadership thinking and knowledge.
  • want to gain exceptional leadership skills to complement your existing knowledge base.
  • want to add to your postgraduate degree with an accredited professional qualification.
  • are thinking about how to make your skills and experience stand out to employers.

Who is eligible to apply?

Special offer:

If you are a QUB offer holder for a postgraduate course starting in 2017-18, you are eligible to pre-register now to book your place.

If you pre-register, you will also be awarded a £495 scholarship.

How much does the course cost?

The course fee is £995.

A limited number of scholarships* worth £495 are available to QUB offer holders starting postgraduate courses in 2017-18, meaning this unique opportunity is available for only £500 including CMI accreditation fee.

*Please note that scholarships are awarded in order of pre-registrations received - pre-register now to secure your place and scholarship.

How do I pre-register?

Opening 9am Friday 28 July 2017.

Pre-registration opens at 9am on Friday 28 July 2017* and will close at 12 noon on 11 September 2017

*Forms received before this time will not be accepted - places are strictly limited and will be awarded in order that they are received.


This form should be completed and emailed to

Please note: If you have already been awarded a scholarship (eg. from the International Office), please complete the pre-registration form to receive further communication regarding the certificate. 

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