Leadership Master Class

Masterclass Leiderschap
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Start- and course dates
June 17, 2024
Tilburg Campus
June 18, 2024
Tilburg Campus (Fully booked)
November 12, 2024
Tilburg Campus
All start- and course dates
3 days
€ 3800 (exempt from VAT)
Number of locations
Multiple locations
PE points
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Leadership Master Class

Organizations often place high leadership demands on their managers and professionals. And you often place even higher demands on yourself. You serve as a role model, seek to inspire employees and must be flexible, to make an optimal contribution to your organization. But how do you do that? This master class helps you navigate all the expectations of your role. Based on the latest scientific insights and practical solutions, we translate current views on leadership into practice, allowing you to start applying your newly acquired insights right away.

Why TIAS School for Business & Society?

  • Financial Times top-ranked business school for executive and in-company education.
  • All lecturers are top experts from academia and the business world.
  • Directly applicable scientific and practical knowledge.
  • Flexible programs tailored to your needs.

Participant profile

The Leadership Master Class is designed for experienced and ambitious managers or professionals from the business world. While they have plenty of leadership experience, they are looking for tools to help them resolve strategic dilemmas. They want to gain scientific insights and learn the latest leadership trends in a short period of time.

As commercial enterprises deal with other dynamics than non-profit and public organizations, we offer two variants of our Leadership Master Class. One is designed for participants from commercial organizations, the other for non-profits. This ensures that participants’ new insights and knowledge will be applicable to their everyday practice.

Participants in the program for commercial organizations include:

  • Operations managers
  • Senior consultants
  • Project managers

Participants in the program for non-profits include:

  • Team leaders
  • Management advisers
  • Policy officers

Admission requirements

We strive for participant groups full of talent, experience and potential. We therefore impose admission requirements. This allows us to guarantee the highest quality education for you.

We expect:

  • At least 5 years of work experience in a relevant role.
  • Ability to work and think at the higher professional or university level.

Design your own track and earn your TIAS Diploma of Excellence.

Our master classes also let you design your own track and earn your TIAS Diploma of Excellence. You take five master classes, choose a concentration in personal leadership and write a final paper applying your new knowledge.

Popular tracks:

You can also choose other subjects to build your Leadership & Management track.

Gain more control

This Leadership Master Class presents you with the latest scientific findings and practical tools in the area of leadership, aimed at either commercial or non-profit organizations. You learn about various leadership styles and the personal motivators and techniques you can use to influence people’s behavior. Ample time is also devoted to reflection on leadership. Active approaches help you recognize parallels and differences, providing you with insights into your own leadership skills. Thanks to new leadership tools and strategies, you will be able to make a difference to your organization.

How will the Leadership Master Class benefit you?

  • Gain insight into the complex challenges associated with your specific sector, learn how to recognize and address them.
  • Gain a clearer view of your own leadership skill set and any specific skills that require further development.
  • Understand how to successfully influence your own behavior and that of others.
  • Boost the effectiveness of your day-to-day leadership with handy tips & tricks.
  • Gain an extensive network of professionals with the same drive and seniority level.

Program design Leadership Master Class

The Leadership Master Class helps you quickly discover your own leadership style. You work on the development of your leadership skills and learn how to use them effectively to guide people and processes, implement changes and improve your employees’ motivation, both individually and as a group. You learn how to lead based on the right ethics and values and how to deal with manipulation and power. The program is highly practical and active. You dive right into academic exercises where you share your experiences with others.

Program for commercial organizations

Day 1: Leadership and techniques for influencing behavior

Learn the basics of influencing behavior as a leadership form. We examine various modern insights and techniques that you can use to influence behavior. This includes attention to ethical leadership and the moral compass.

Day 2: Leadership and motivations

The deeper motivations of employees play a major role in their work. As a leader, you can anticipate these to mobilize employees in the desired direction. Learn how to effectively mobilize others, as well as yourself.

Day 3: Leadership and group dynamics

What role does the leader play in the teams and groups in an organization? On day 3, we look for the answer to this question. On top of that, you learn how to implement changes and achieve psychological safety in your organization. 

Program for non-profit organizations

Day 1: Leadership strategies

Gain insight in a wide range of leadership strategies that you can immediately apply in the complexity of your day-to-day work.

Day 2: Dialogical leadership

The key questions: which roles can you have as a person, and how van they enter into dialog with one another, to make the complexity manageable?

Day 3: Interactive leadership

On day 3, we focus on leaders in relation to others. This process also draws on what you learned in the first two days of the master class.

Dates and locations Leadership Master Class

The Leadership Master Class offers different starting dates:

NameLocationStart date
Leadership (non-profit) - 17, 18, 19 June 2024Tilburg CampusJune 17, 2024
Leadership (profit) - 18, 19, 20 June 2024Tilburg CampusJune 18, 2024 (Fully booked)
Leadership (profit) - 12, 13, 14 November 2024Tilburg CampusNovember 12, 2024
Leadership (non-profit) - 3, 4, 5 December 2024Utrecht CampusDecember 3, 2024
Leadership (profit) - 14, 15, 16 January 2025Tilburg CampusJanuary 14, 2025
Leadership (non-profit) - 10, 11, 12 March 2025Tilburg CampusMarch 10, 2025
Leadership (non-profit) - 10, 11, 12 June 2025Utrecht CampusJune 10, 2025
Leiderschap (profit) - 11, 12, 13 November 2025Tilburg CampusNovember 11, 2025
Leadership (non-profit) - 15, 16, 17 December 2025Tilburg CampusDecember 15, 2025

Costs Leadership Master Class

The cost of the Leadership Master Class is € 3800 (exempt from VAT). 

This price includes:

  • Catering packages (lunch, coffee or tea and soft drinks) during lecture periods
  • Enrollment, registration and administration costs
  • Access to the online learning environment
  • Mandatory reading material, textbooks and learning resources

Faculty Leadership Master Class


Koen Marichal
  • Peter de Tombe

Start your application 

After your registration you will receive, if you are applicable, within 5 days a confirmation of your registration. If there are any doubts about your admissibility, the Program Adviser will contact you.
Jorien van Loopik-van Dijk
Jorien van Loopik-van Dijk
Program Adviser
+31 13 466 86 14

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