Executive Education

Amplify your ability to lead your organisation into a complex, rapidly changing future. Apply for a course with Executive Education. We run a suite of distinctive postgraduate award programs and leadership-focused short courses, or we can customise a course to the specific needs of you and your team.

Leadership, Redefined


Executive Education is ACU’s leadership and professional development centre. Our team combines the best talent from ACU’s four faculties and our partner universities to deliver unsurpassed executive-level training across a number of sectors and industries. 

At the heart of all programs is the ACU mission, emphasising the pursuit of knowledge, dignity of the human person and the common good. This allows us to foster an experience that’s different, rewarding, thought provoking and efficient.

Customised learning 

We keep you and your organisation’s needs front and centre. Our community of thought-leaders, each with deep industry and proven professional experience, will work with you to develop a program that equips you or your team with the leadership potential to sustain your business into the future.

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Chart your own course

Our courses are designed to give you the most benefit with the least disruption to your already busy life. Study an award program on campus or virtually, or call us for a customised program delivered at your organisation.

Postgraduate courses

Our executive postgraduate courses are unique. Explore the psychology of risk, develop your leadership capacity, build resilience in your organisation, and more. We also offer an Executive MBA for business leaders ready to move up.

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Focused and short courses

Add to your knowledge base without subtracting valuable time from your work. Our masterclasses and short courses concentrate on building specific skills, so you can target one area to cover at a time for enhanced outcomes.

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Customised development

Need to uplift your whole team? Let us develop and manage a learning solution customised to your needs. Our programs focus on real-life case studies and your organisation’s unique challenges, and can be delivered on-campus or onsite.

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Conferences and events

Hear from industry leaders and specialists as they bring you the latest developments and innovations from their sector. Can't attend the event? Download and read our white papers.

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Our knowledge is your progress

White papers

To help you navigate your business challenges, we bring together like-minded managers from various industries to discuss and dissect ideas. Download our white papers to read their insights.

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Contact us

If you have any questions or enquiries about our courses, events or learning solutions, don't hesitate to get in touch with the ACU Executive Education team by phone or online form.

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