Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Police Leadership, Strategy and Organisation

University of Derby · College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

You'll normally need an appropriate undergraduate degree 2:2 or above. We'll also accept students with significant experience through work or voluntary engagement in the justice sector or those who are professionally qualified to work in the justice sector at a graduate stage or above.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Designed exclusively for current and aspiring police leaders, this innovative course will equip you to operate at a high-profile strategic level.

  • Set yourself apart as a dynamic leader who can drive change and improve modern policing performance
  • Build on your business and management skills to succeed in a politically demanding and legally complex environment
  • Learn through real and simulated police strategy challenges, including projects where you tackle challenges in your own workplace
  • Gain privileged access to influential figures from the profession through our exceptional visiting speaker programme
  • Network with police leaders from across the world - our strong international links bring a vital global perspective to this course
  • Be inspired by a talented teaching team who combine academic credibility with professional expertise.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for the latest information regarding fees.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

College of Law, Humanities and Social Sciences
01332 591896