Discover and become the leader you’ve always aspired to be. Become a leader who is analytical, self-knowing, with a strong sense of responsibility; someone who understands how to make people thrive, and who has the confidence to take the organisation forward.
In developing this programme we collaborated significantly with leaders from large and small corporates, the public sector, government departments and social enterprises. Their insights, around current leadership and leadership development challenges, inform the programme content and delivery style.
With the Henley Executive Certificate in Leadership you study towards a qualification from a triple accredited business school whilst simultaneously developing leadership skills of immediate practical advantage to your current role and career.
This programme is designed to have immediate practical impact to both participants and their organisations, for example there is scope in assignments to align with work challenges and participants generally stay in their full time professional role whilst studying, applying new insights immediately back to their team and organisation.
The Henley Certificate in Leadership is scheduled over 7 months with 8 days of workshops
Study is part-time, typically 7 months duration, with 8 days of in-person workshops. The Henley Certificate in Leadership focuses on developing the programme member’s individual knowledge and understanding of leadership concepts and their personal leadership.
Develop your understanding of leadership theories, including the management of individuals, teams and organisations. Improve your ability to:
This gives you an opportunity to explore additional topics of interest to you.
Elective modules may include:
Top business school in the Nordics for open programmes. In addition, Henley Business School and University of Reading are placed in numerous other ranking concerning the business school, university and many other degree programmes.
Henley Business School are among an elite group of business schools to be triple-accredited for the quality and capability of our faculty and output.
Among the best
Among the top 20 business schools
in the world for executive education programmes. With this position, Henley Business School remains the leading Executive Education provider located in Denmark.
Henley is one of the world’s leading business schools and has built an international reputation for the development of executives, teams and organisations. We understand that development programmes have the most impact when they present a blend of research, industry experience and sufficient opportunities for practice and reflection.
We develop leadership skills by bringing to our programmes a wide range of evidence-based models, tools and techniques, together with the underlying psychological frameworks. This enables participants to broaden their knowledge, understanding and skills, and develop a mind-set which creates wider possibilities for change.
The programme is delivered through intense full-day workshops every two to three months, with participants completing additional self-study and applying their knowledge on practical tasks in their organisation in between the workshops. There’s also a full virtual learning environment with additional reading materials, videos and further areas for groups to collaborate on interim activities, such as preparing group presentations. This includes access to the Henley Academic Resource Centre – a comprehensive on-line resource of academic journals, global industry reports and e-books.
Our tutors are highly experienced, senior-level practising executive who have been published in respected journals, written bestselling coaching books and spoken at conferences around the world.
For years, Henley has been recognised as a prime source for content and research in the area of personal and professional development. The Henley Experience blends the development of knowledge, personal skills and behaviour with state-of-the-art teaching and learning environments and an inheritance of strong belief that the role of wealth creation in society is to better everyone rather than just the few. What emerges at every level are people whose values and attitudes say as much about them as their capabilities and who contribute to building a better future in every walk of life.
Our aim is to create resilient leaders. By this, we mean individuals who can lead effectively and appropriately in a range of settings, and with a high level of self-awareness, confidence, understanding and competence.
The Henley Certificate in Leadership provides multiple benefits, to you and your organisation:
A typical participant will be either in a leadership role, or anticipating a leadership role. In view of the distributed leadership approach in many organisations, the participant may be a manager with leadership responsibilities. Typical job titles include Director, Head of Department, Project Manager, Project Leader, HR Director, Managing Director and Marketing Manager.
We also welcome applications from candidates with exceptional management experience (5+ years) who may not meet the formal academic criteria.
The Henley Executive Certificate in Leadership is scheduled over 7 months with 8 days of workshops.
The tuition fee for the programme delivered in Copenhagen is:
70.000 kr. VAT exempt.
Henley MBA alumni are eligible for a 10% discount.
The application form can be found here. As well as an application form applicants will also need to provide a CV, copy of degree certificate or transcript (if applicable), and evidence of proficiency in English (if applicable). Once you submit an application this will be reviewed by the Programme Director and if successful an offer letter will be sent out. You are confirmed on the programme once a signed acceptance is received.