Postgraduate Certificate in


An Executive Education Program


Title: Postgraduate Certificate Course in Gender & Transformative Leadership (GTL)


Duration:  9 Months

Cost:  N485, 000.

Cost covers: Tuition, Course materials, all-inclusive one-week study tour in Abuja, Nigeria.

Payment Plan:

Initial half payment to secure admission       


The Gender and Transformative Leadership (GTL) course is designed to help participants understand gender dynamics in the public space and strengthen their leadership competencies to effectively promote gender-balanced leadership everywhere they find themselves in public leadership.

Learning Evaluation

The demonstration of skills and mastery of knowledge in this Course will be assessed according to established criteria.

Assessment Criteria

A variety of techniques will be used to assess knowledge and skills acquired by the participants during the course. These will include self-assessment tests, pre-tests, post-tests, and levels of engagement in the entire course. The Course will be assessed based on the following five key components:

  1. Theoretical Course work – Candidates are required to attend physical/online classes as the case might be.
  2. Concepts Study/Seminar Presentation – Candidates are required to conduct in-depth study of a chosen topics, and make presentation on it for assessment.
  3. Mentoring Engagement – Candidates are engaged in practical mentorship assignment for a period of 2 months as part of the program
  4. Social Impact Project – The Class is expected to organize and implement a social impact project that demonstrates their commitment to social responsibility. This will be carried out through the platform of FLED Institute.
  5. Field Study Tour – The Class is expected to undertake a local/foreign trip as part of the program.            

The Course is divided into Five Modules:

Module One:               Global Conceptualization of Leadership

Module Two:              Good Governance for Ethical Leadership

Module Three:            Understanding the Policy Process

Module Four:              Dealing with Gender Based Violence and reproductive Rights

Module Five:               Mentoring, Coaching, Peer and Inter-Generational Support

Module One Courses                                                                     

Personal Leadership Competencies                                                   

Concepts & Theories of Leadership                                              

Discovering the Trinity of Leadership                                              

Understanding Transformational Leadership                                     

Module Two Courses

Communication Skills for Effective leadership                                   

Organizational Team Leadership                                                        

Political Skills for Effective Leadership                                             

The 7Cs of Effective leadership                                                     

Module Three Course

Understanding Social Entrepreneurship                                             

Starting Social Change through Social Entrepreneurship                

Mentoring in Leadership Development                                           

Seminar Paper     

                          TO REGISTER FOR THIS COURSE, CLICK HERE                                                             

For more information, please contact

The Dean, School of Education & Development Studies

FLED International University

Plot MF 57 Cadastral Zone, Karu Site, Abuja

Tel: +234-708 015 7176