Join our Master's of Science in Governance and Leadership
Master's of Science in Governance and Leadership
Do you want to be the sought after change leader in 21st century? The core purpose of this programme is to raise a new crop of leaders that provide solutions to 21st century challenges. We will equip students to become leaders through requisite knowledge and skills designed to enhance just, fair and responsive leadership and governance. Graduates of the programme should be able to solve complex governance and leadership challenges, explore emerging global issues that affect governance and leadership. Ultimately, these are graduates that will define the future course of development and move millions out of poverty.
Advanced career in NGOs, International Organizations, UN, EAC and others
Advanced career in government and other public institutions
Teaching and training in universities and other post secondary institutions
Leaders in private sector
Leadership and Development consultancy
Other development related opportunities
At the end of the programme, students will have acquired a wide spectrum of knowledge and skills covering:
Internationally accepted principles of administering/governing sound devolved government systems
Legal instruments and institutional arrangements essential for successful discharge of the functions of government structures
Leadership theory, models and standards processes relevant to leadership and governance
Strategies and instruments for embedding social, environmental and human rights in all phases and steps of leadership process and governance
Management of the public resources for development works and services including innovative community empowerment modalities like entrepreneurship, self employment, partnerships and e-government.
Risk leadership, control and reporting techniques in governance operations.
Be able to impress inclusive leadership and governance in government structures.
Gender and Leadership
Principles and Framework of Public Finance
Government Framework for Democratic Governance
International Relations and Development
Comparative Studies in Democratic Governance
Community Mobilization and NGO Leadership
Public Policy for Development
Values Ethics and Integrity in Leadership
Strategic Leadership and Management
Procurement and Supply Chain Management
Culture and Social Entrepreneurship
Political and Conflict Resolutions
Seminar in Leadership and Governance
Public administration practitioners, managers and officials from ministries, local authorities and public private bodies.
Public leaders and CEOs from the public and private sector.
Professional trainers involved in the development
Policy practitioners from the private sector and civil society organizations.
Holders of any first degree in any discipline with 2nd class upper division and above. Second lower division with 3 years experience or pass with 5 years experience.
The duration of the programme is 2 years. There are 3 Semesters of face to face interaction each lasting 6 weeks and a final semester of 1 week. We also have evening (part time) classes and weekend college options.
The award consists of coursework, examination, field attachment and research project.
Tuition fees for the whole course is USD 5,508.00 A wide range of accommodation options available at MS TCDC.
Full time at TCDC From 5th May to 14th June 2014
Evening Classes at Arusha Town Campus From 5th May to 7th September 2014
To apply for the course please download the application form by clicking the link below, also for scholarship application fill the scholarship form and submit both of them to programme administrator through firstname.lastname@example.org or send to our general contacts.
The application fees of Tsh 30,000 payable through JKUAT Account No: 3300451426 KCB BANK; ACCOUNT NAME: JKUAT ARUSHA CAMPUS.Filled application forms with application fees can be sent to Board of Postgraduate Studies, JKUAT, P. O. Box 62,000 – 00200 NAIROBI, Kenya or to The Programme administrator, P. O. Box 254 Arusha or by email, email@example.com or call Tel.+255-27-2553837/8/9 or +255-754-651 715
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