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.

Upcoming Masterclasses



Non-executive Director Programme 2019

    • Calendar Thursday
    • Clock 17:00–21:00
    • Navigate Central Edinburgh Venues

    The Non-executive Directors (NXD) programme returns for 2019 to give participants a practical understanding of the key issues every NXD should be aware of.

    Leading Strategic Change



    Leadership In A Digital Era

    • with Dr Jim Hamill; Director; Future Digital Leaders
    • Calendar Thursday
    • Clock 09:00–16:30
    • Navigate 4th Floor Conference Room

    Your organisation does not need a digital strategy. It needs a strategy fit-for-purpose in a digital age. Your organisation does not need digital leaders. It needs leaders of change for a constantly connected world. Is your organisation ready for the coming tsunami of digital disruption? Are you ready?




    Leading Strategic Change

    • with Professor John Amis; University of Edinburgh Business School
    • Calendar Thursday
    • Clock 09:00–17:00
    • Navigate 4th Floor Conference Room

    This 2-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.


    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.