Taught course

Corporate Governance

Leeds Beckett University · Leeds Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All suitable candidates will be required to attend an interview as part of the selection process.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course will enable you to expand your horizons across the corporate sector. You might have existing experience in law, finance or general business.

As part of this course, you’ll:

  • Transform your outlook and cultivate a global perspective
  • Develop the knowledge and skills you’ll need as a company secretary
  • Prepare for a dynamic career potentially working across a range of different organisational structures
  • Gain a strong understanding of governance and general management theory
  • Be encouraged by your tutors to challenge current modes of thinking and to generate new ideas to improve your professional practice
  • Work with your peers to share best practice and generate new ideas
  • Gain a highly specialised set of board-level leadership skills that will enable you to recognise, analyse and influence the factors governing corporate affairs

Professional accreditation

This programme is accredited as meeting the Chartered Governance Qualifying Programme (CGQP).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Admission Enquiries
+44 (0)113 812 3113