Executive Education


Leadership and Management

(Certificate, Diploma and MSc)‌

To perform well, all organisations rely on talented, well informed leaders and managers making good decisions.

Designed in conjunction with the BSA and a representative group of members, this programme is designed specifically for the mutual sector to impart critical management and leadership skills and an awareness of some key issues and challenges that the sector faces, including managing risk, leading change and governance and transparency.

BSA approved course

See why CEOs from various large and small BSA member organisations recommend this course.

Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Accreditation

New for 2017, the Building Societies Association programme now has dual accreditation with the Chartered Management Institute. On successful completion of the MSc students with not only receive their Master’s Degree, but also a Diploma in Strategic Management from the CMI. This aims to recognise the work-based nature of the programme and the professional skills gained during the course. 

Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Accreditation

How current students are getting on

See how the first cohort of students are getting on so far on page 4-5 of the BSA's Spring edition of Society Matters.

Spring 2016 edition of Society Matters Magazine >

How current students are getting on

Programme start date

October 2017 - Applications now open

Please be aware that all intakes for the postgraduate/post-experience programmes are recruitment driven requiring a minimum number of students to make a viable study group. You will be advised 6 weeks before the advertised start date whether the programme will run.

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