The University of Edinburgh Business School offers a series of interactive Masterclasses for senior professionals, partners and mid-level executives keen to advance their knowledge and skills.

Our Masterclasses

Our suite of programmes covering leadership and strategy are perfect for members of senior management looking to make more of an impact in their organisations.

Our Masterclasses provide easy access to the latest innovative thinking. You will be working and networking in collaboration with other senior professionals and led by a team of world-leading academics and top practitioners in their fields of expertise.

Previous Masterclasses have run on subjects as diverse as digital leadership, corporate governance, sustainable business, and behavioural finance. Our courses are applicable to most industry sectors and organisations, and offer an opportunity to network and share best practice with fellow participants.

Strategic Asset Management for Transformational Impact

Aimed at senior and emerging leaders with responsibility for implementing asset management, this course focuses on applying learning to actual workplace challenges.

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Sustainable Finance Programme

Inspiring and equipping practitioners to engage confidently with sustainable finance, this is a new three-part programme for Edinburgh's financial services community.

Sustainable Finance
Non-Executive Director (NXD) Programme

This programme, a joint venture between FWB Park Brown and the University of Edinburgh Business School, focuses on the key issues every NXD should be aware of.

NXD Programme

Upcoming Open Programmes



Leading Strategic Change Masterclass 2020

  • with Professor John Amis; Chair in Strategic Management and Organisation; University of Edinburgh Business School
  • Calendar Thursday
  • Clock 09:00–16:30
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This two-day masterclass on leading strategic change is designed to equip leaders with the ability to understand when and why change is needed in business, and how to deliver it effectively and sustainably.




Sustainable Finance Programme

  • with Dr Sarah Ivory, University of Edinburgh Business School
  • Calendar Thursday
  • Clock 09:00–17:00
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This first session of the programme deals with the 'why' of sustainable finance. What it is (and what it is not) as well as the big picture in terms of how it connects with other activities. The next two sessions will be on 6 May and 17 June 2021.


Course fees include: all teaching materials, daytime catering and dinner on the first evening. Unless otherwise stated, the Masterclasses are held at the University of Edinburgh Business School, 29 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9JS.