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Oxford Diploma in Organisational Leadership

Oxford Diploma in Organisational Leadership

Benefits to your organisation

The Oxford Diploma in Organisational Leadership enables you to use your enhanced organisational insight, leadership confidence and strategic awareness directly for the benefit of your organisation and the teams and individuals you work with. Your exposure to world-leading faculty and talented peer group will immediately refresh your own thinking but also the range of ideas that your organisation has access to.

The Diploma offers a further number of real benefits to your organisation including:

  • Your ability to lead and shape teams, and groups of teams, for organisational success

  • Your confidence and knowledge to undertake complex senior management  responsibilities and lead organisational development and change programmes

  • The knowledge and insight you gain to navigate the complexities of strategy design and implementation will help you make the broadest possible contribution to the success of your organisation

  • The modular format which enables you to integrate study into your working life, while remaining a productive and contributing member of the management team

  • The assessments, which are structured to add practical value. Exams are case study based so help you to apply your learning. The final assignment can be based on an area of interest and value to your organisation.

Building a business case

If you are seeking support from your employer it may be helpful to prepare the following:

  • A skills gap analysis - think through where you currently fit in your organisation and how the Oxford Diploma in Organisational Leadership will enhance the contribution you make

  • Match your objectives in undertaking the Diploma to those of your organisation by using the module content

  • Illustrate how an increased knowledge of the areas covered by the Diploma could benefit your organisation

  • Consider a strategic issue facing the organisation that you could explore in detail for the assignment. This could result in a valuable piece of internal consultancy work for your organisation.

Employer organisations represented in recent cohorts include:

Abu Dhabi Executive Council Meltwater Group
Actium Partners National Policing Improvement Agency
Cisco NHS
Danone RWE
Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) Saudi Aramco
HSBC Thomson Reuters Markets
International Committee of the Red Cross UN Food and Agriculture Organisation
Investec Bank United Nations, Department of Peacekeeping
Johnson and Johnson United Nations Development Programme
Lafarge Zurich Financial Services


Find out more

Download a copy of the Diploma in Organisational Leadership brochure

Contact us
Tom Brownrigg
+44 (0) 1865 610059