Leadership Momentum Programme
Transforming managers into effective leaders

Leadership Momentum Programme

A unique leadership programme covering the full scope of competencies required for effective leadership. Experience 4 different domains of leadership development each carefully designed and delivered by our global network of leadership experts and coaches.

Key benefits

Embrace growth by developing your self-awareness and understanding your leadership style

Feel the transformation with executive coaching throughout the programme and 6-months after

Get practical tools and strategies to step up your leadership capabilities

Apply new concepts and strategies and start immediately your development journey

Gain the ESEM Leadership Award

The ESEM Leadership Award is backed by a rigorous learning and development process lasting over 11 months, involving a set of assessments, learning modules and professional coaching sessions. It is a certificate of your effort and transformative advancement.

You are eligible to receive the leadership programme award after a meticulous competence building journey, guided by world-class academics, top experts and globally certified leadership coaches. The development journey fortifies you with an unparalleled and holistic set of leadership competencies, unique to ESEM Leadership pedagogy.

The ESEM Leadership Award is your state-of-the-art professional credential. It opens new doors for advancing your career towards more challenging leadership roles.

Module 1

Leading self

Deep personal discovery and transformation ignition with mastery of tools for continuous personal growth

  • Knowing and managing yourself
  • Productivity and efficacy
  • Networking and personal brand
Module 2

Leading people and teams

Be your best self leading others, as you bring out their best selves

  • Leading and managing teams
  • Managing conflict
  • Talent management
Module 3

Decision making

Deal with complexity, ambiguity and uncertainty

  • Decision making and problem solving
  • ESEM Thinking Labs: analytical, critical, creative and design thinking
Module 4

Communication and negotiation

Inspire, convince and influence with ease

  • Negotiation & influence
  • Leadership communication

Teaching team

Your multi-layered learning journey is facilitated by an exceptional
group of academics and professionals.

International and local renowned professors

Seasoned and proven business professionals

Dedicated academic professors mentors

Experienced business and psycho-dynamic coaches

  • Slađana Burić, Aware Coaching
  • Ivana Nason, MD, 30th Avenue

Your growth matters

Truly unique approach in a single leadership programme. Combination of globally acknowledged and frequently used assessment tools like Hogan and 360, fully personalised attention from our coaches and mentors, and the holistic set of leadership skills – all together it helps you generate your own leadership insights and growth actions.

Assessments for leadership discovery

  • Hogan Assessment
  • Leadership 360 feedback

Individual mentorship and coaching

  • Individual reflection sessions with mentors
  • Individual coaching sessions with a coach
  • Practical tools applied immediately on the job
  • Individual growth plan regularly updated

Admissions & Fees

Our selection process for the leadership programme is designed to identify talented professionals from a wide range of academic and business backgrounds.

For entry in the programme you should:

  • Have minimum 4 years of people leadership experience
  • Good competency in English
  • Hold a university degree



The fee for the first cohorts is 7.900 EUR

You can also apply for a scholarship under certain conditions.

Invest in your growth

Decision to attend a leadership programme as means of your development in this area will have implications on your professional as well as private life. It requires financial investment, commitment in time and openness to grow.

Leadership muscles are built throughout one’s career. Starting early gives you an advantage for maximum impact and accelerated career progress. Benefit from support of experienced coaches and mentors as you learn and apply change in real life.

Our Leadership Momentum Programme is the most comprehensive programme in the region with a novel pedagogical approach providing you with cutting-edge knowledge by world-class academics. You will undergo a true leadership transformation making your investment worthwhile.

Benefits for your company

Personalised and comprehensive approach

  • Individual assessments
  • Individual mentorship and coaching
  • Cost efficient, encompassing the full range of competencies

Tangible impact within the organisation

  • Practical tools applied immediately through assignments
  • Knowledge dissemination within the company
  • Immediate impact for self, team and organisation

Development cannot be postponed.

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