Global Leaders Programme

As a Coventry University student you are invited to join the exclusive Global Leaders Programme (GLP), an extracurricular option designed to develop you into a future world leader in your field.

Expand your global skills through advanced workshops, global networking, international experience and exposure to inspirational industry leaders.

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GLP for Undergraduates

The Global Leaders Programme (GLP) is available for undergraduate students at Certificate level and runs each year of your degree.

You will have the opportunity to learn one of over 20 different languages, visit large multi-national organisations to learn how they operate, and visit various locations across the world to learn about how businesses operate across different cultures.

In addition to this, each year you gain exclusive access to over 70 internationally renowned speakers per year, ranging from CEOs to high profile specialists in their field.


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GLP for Postgraduates

The Global Leaders Programme is available at the advanced Diploma level for postgraduate students.

At postgraduate level the workshops will be even more challenging and rewarding, giving you the opportunity manage people, coach and mentor others, and build on your leadership qualities.

Additionally, you will still have the opportunity to learn one of over 20 different languages and visit large multi-national organisations, such as the BBC, Manchester United and the Bank of England.


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International Experiences

In order to create graduates who are ready to become global leaders, then it is vital that they gain the relevant experience on an international stage.

The Global Leaders Programme will give you the opportunity to learn and embrace different cultures from all over the world. You'll see how businesses operate in different environments and apply the skills you've learnt throughout the course in practical international situations. 

The international experiences provided as part of the GLP will give you the chance to create important career and personal networks around the globe.

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Business Leader Talks and Past Speakers

An important part of the programme is to meet and hear from current industry leaders and renowned speakers.

Throughout the duration of the GLP, you will be able to learn from the experiences of current business professionals and gain an in-depth understanding of how their business has grown and adapted to issues such as technological advances and globalisation. 


Linguae Mundi
Complement the Global Leaders Programme by learning to study a new language. Choose from over 20 different choices!

UK Work Experience
We can help you to gain valuable UK work experience placements that are flexible around your studies.
 
 

Erasmus
Become global ready by taking part in Erasmus. Spend between 3 and 12 months studying or working in an EU country.