"The Senior Executive Programme challenges you to think about who you are, where you are and what you want to be doing."
Chief Operating Officer at Autotrader UK
Challenge yourself and sharpen your capabilities in leadership, strategy, change and impact to achieve unrivalled results at the top tier of your organisation.
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Join a global group of exceptional senior leaders to challenge and broaden your perspective, in one of the world’s most dynamic cities.
Week 1: Leadership
Week 2: Strategy
Back in the workplace (6-8 WEEKS)*
Week 3: Change
Week 4: Impact
*Alternatively you may prefer to attend the Senior Executive Programme in one continuous four week block. Please note this occurs once a year.
You can apply to the programme of your choice online. Acceptance is not automatic and your application will be reviewed by our Admissions Committee to ensure the best fit between applicants and programmes. Spaces on our programmes can fill up quickly so we encourage you to apply early and ensure your submission is as comprehensive as possible.
It covers all required study materials, programme activities and excursions, as well as refreshments and most meals. It also includes single-occupancy, en-suite accommodation near campus and access to a well-appointed gym with a swimming pool.
Visa requirements vary depending on your nationality and country of residence. We encourage you to use the ‘check if you need a visa’ tool or to consult the UK consulate or embassy in your home country.
This programme can be delivered in-person at our London campus or online. The format options available to you are shown under the ‘location’ tab next to the dates at the top of this page.
To find out more contact our Programme Consultant.
Richard Brealey Term Chair Professor of Corporate Governance and Professor of Finance
Visiting Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Robert P Bauman Chair in Strategic Leadership
Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Professor of Economics
Adjunct Associate Professor of Marketing
Clinical Professor of Organisational Behaviour and Director of Executive Education
Associate Professor of Management Practice in Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Academic Director of the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Academic Director and Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Professor of Accounting, Chair Accounting Faculty, Academic Director at Institute of Entrepreneurship and Private Capital
Charles Handy Chair in Organisational Behaviour and Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship; Sir Donald Gordon Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Submit your application through our online application form.
Not ready to apply yet? Reserve a place
We recommend you apply at least three months before the programme starts to guarantee your place. The application form will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.
We’ll acknowledge receipt of your application by email within 48 hours, if it’s received during normal working hours (Mon-Fri – 9am-6pm GMT). We will review and respond to your application within two working days. We do this in order of receipt and acceptance is not automatic.
Yes. We can hold a provisional place for you for up to two weeks, but be aware that completed applications take priority and programmes often fill up several months in advance. You can reserve a place online, by phone or by email.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7000 7391 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The programme is taught in English, so a good working knowledge of the language is essential. If English is not your first language, we may ask you for evidence of your proficiency.
The fee for programmes starting in 2021 is £36,000.*
We offer a 25% discount for London Business School Alumni.
For more information on what the programme fee covers please speak to our Programme Consultant.
*Fees are subject to change.
We are proud to offer the Senior Executive Programme Women’s Scholarship in partnership with the 30% Club. Find out more and apply today.
We offer one fully funded scholarship and two 50% scholarships for a unique opportunity to take your place on London Business School’s Senior Executive Programme.
The full scholarship is awarded in partnership with the 30% Club to exceptional women leaders, nominated by their organisation in recognition of their significant impact and ability to drive change. Find out more here
The partial scholarships are awarded to women by London Business School to support diversity and female participation in our Executive Education Programmes.
The scholarships cover participation in lectures, group work, executive coaching, experiential activities and accommodation on campus.
SEP is designed to serve the needs of highly experienced participants who have already made significant strides in their career to date.
To qualify you will be a female leader:
Applications for the Senior Executive Programme Scholarship for the 2021/22 academic year closed on 30 September 2021. Applications for the 2022/23 academic year will open in May 2022 when the application form and process will be published.
Applications for the 2022/23 academic year will open in May 2022 when the application form and process will be published.
Candidates are reviewed on the basis of their written application. Shortlisted applicants are invited to a panel interview at London Business School.
The partial scholarships are funded through Executive Education and donations from previous attendees of Executive Education programmes at LBS. If you are interested in supporting the scholarships please get in contact with us at SEPscholarship@london.edu