​Executive Education​​​​

Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media and Communication – Executive Education aims to provide critical skills and training for today’s leader. In today’s ever-changing marketplace it is critical that we continue to evolve our abilities to become innovative and dynamic leaders. GSMC’s Exec Ed has been specially designed to equip leaders with the skills to respond and lead as required. Our past programme​ participants have reaffirmed that our courses have provided them with the communication and leadership expertise to navigate complex issues and problems. We invite you to browse through our course list and offerings and we hope to see you in one of our exciting classes soon.

Benefits of Executive Education at GSMC

  • Develop your full potential as an emerging leader

  • Use best practice and thought leadership in ways never seen before

  • Learn to innovate in this rapidly changing Kenyan environment

  • Enhance your leadership presence

  • Use coaching as a tool to leverage your organization’s full potential

  • Build a network of business leaders


Executive Education in effective leadership c​ommunication 

To earn an Executive Certificate will require you complete 4 courses in the respective field. Note that the Emotional Intelligence course can be used towards either Executive Certificate. Participants who register and pay for four or more courses together are eligible for an Executive Education Certificate of Completion in Effective Leadership Communication and a 10% discount on their overall course fees.

Understanding your leadership style and communicating vision and strategy are mandatory for this certification. 

Executive Certificate in innovation

Successful comp​anies create compelling disruptive products and​ services by cultivating a culture o​f design thinking and innovation. Earn your executive​

Certificate in Innovation by completing 3 of the following courses.

Design thinking and Business model canvas are mandatory for this certification. ​​