The Corporate Governance Institute - Diploma in Corporate Governance

This diploma has been designed for aspiring directors, existing directors and executives in leadership roles. It provides the practical knowledge, insight and global mindset to be a great board director.
  • The Corporate Governance Institute, Ireland
  • 4495 €
  • Online
  • 28 March 2023

Course Information

This is a truly unique diploma designed by directors who understand the essential practical skills required to develop the mindset to become an influential, effective board member.

It is university credit rated (Glasgow Caledonian University), industry approved and globally recognized diploma providing you with free access to the Corporate Governance Institute membership programme, where you can network, connect, interact with and learn from your peers,or gain access to a range of templates and documents that are required boardroom materials.

Programme divided into 11 modules and multiple-choice assessments covering such aspects as governance architecture, governance handbook, reporting, role of the director and non-executive director, board culture, strategy, risk, evaluating performance, interpretation of financial statements.

This diploma course will show you how boards function including the format of effective board meetings, it will prepare you for being an impactful board member, it will strengthen your risk evaluation skills and teach how to mitigate risks, it will introduce you to the ongoing and changing ethical issues and show how apply them to a modern board, it will provide you with the skills to evaluate a board in instance of thinking of joining one.


About the University / School

Founded by leaders in corporate governance and education, the Corporate Governance Institute is a global educational technology company specialising in training and certifying the next generation of company directors and board members and providing to existing directors world-class governance skills.

Designed diploma and certificate level courses are response to the growing demand for good governance and its positive impact on society and the planet. The Corporate Governance Institute is the global voice for good corporate governance.


Learning format

This diploma course is offered in 3 formats:

- self-pace 100% online (you have up to 6 months to complete the course),

- part-time requiring 3 hours of live classes per week and 3 hours of self-study per week (it takes 11 weeks to complete the diploma),

-full time, 1 week of classes conducted online through Zoom, Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.

Depending on the delivery method, start dates may slightly differ.

What you can expect in the class is pre-recorded sessions delivered by company directors, who will share their experiences and learnings with you. The case studies are real-world, which you can bring into your world. Apart from the videos and case studies, world-class leadership and governance webinars are delivered during Lunch & Learn sessions where real-world challenges are being shared that students can directly learn from.


Entry requirements

Even though there are no formal entry requirements, this diploma course has been designed and is delivered by directors and governance professionals for directors. A candidate for a diploma needs to prove solid prior experience to understand programme content and be in a position to actively participate in class discussions with other senior executives and directors.

Apply before:

24 March 2023

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The Corporate Governance Institute - The Corporate Governance Institute - Diploma in Corporate Governance