SPL (School of Public Leadership)
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

​​​​​​​​​Introduc​​tion​

To overcome the many contemporary challenges facing public service delivery, a high degree of management sophistication is required within an organisation. 

The executive short course programmes and products of the School of Public Leadership are the result of knowledge gained from rigorous research on contemporary issues and international best practices. All facilitators / researchers are permanent or extraordinary academic appointees of Stellenbosch University, and all courses are fully quality controlled and accredited as determined by the University and the Higher Education Qualification Committee. 

Our products are the only sector-specific accredited products of Stellenbosch University with articulation to advanced degrees in public and development management.  Our stand-alone courses are NQF aligned short executive courses and covers knowledge of a formal Diploma, Undergraduate Degree, Advance Diploma and postgraduate programme, approved and quality controlled as required by the South African Qualification Authority (SAQA) and the Higher Education Qualification Committee (HEQC). 

All short executive courses are certified by Stellenbosch Univers​ity. Upon successful completion of our short courses, participants will recieve a Stellenbosch University Certificate of Completion /Competence. 

Furthermore, we are an accredited service provider to the National Treasury / Local Government Seta Municipal Minimum Competence Programme. Please visit our SPL short course website​ for more information.

Should you be interested to attend one of our executive short courses, kindly complete the pre-registration kindly complete the pre-registration form under the relavant short course. 

Basic Project Management, 

NQF level 7 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7 000-00

TBC

  Apply here 


Communication and Stakeholder Management, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7 000-00,

TBC

  Apply here 


Leadership, Innovation and Change Management, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

5 days

R10 500-00,

TBC

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Public Sector Monitoring and Evaluation, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

5 Days

R10 500-00

 TBC

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Consequence Management, 

NQF level 6 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7 000-00

TBC

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Coaching and Mentoring,

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7 000-00​

TBC

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Innovation & Change Management: A Leading Change Perspective, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7000-00

TBC

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Women in Management

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7 000-00

TBC

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Public Participation, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

5 Days

R10 500-00

TBC

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Integrated Community Development Planning, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

5 Days

R10 500-00

TBC

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ONLINE ONLY: 8 Weeks Policy Writing, Implementation and Evaluation, NQF level 7 Aligned Short Course

8 weeks

R7 900-00

First intake: TBC

Second intake: TBC

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Project Management, 

NQF level 8 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

5 Days

R10 500-00

 TBC

  Apply here


Enterprise Risk Management and Combined Assurance, 

NQF level 6 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

R7 000-00

TBC

  Apply here


Advanced Public Sector M&E: Theories of Change and Indicator Development, 

NQF level 9 Aligned Short Course​

Minimum group size of 15 Participants

3 Days

TBC

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ONLINE: Middle Managers Development Program (MMDP) for the Public Sector

Minimum group size of 20 Participants

15 Days

R18 600-00

MODULE 1: Public and Municipal Accountability Theories

TBC

MODULE 2: Research and Basic Data Analytical Skills for Public Institutional Capacity

TBC

MODULE 3: Public and Municipal Performance Management Applications

TBC

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Products can also be customised and tailor-made to suit specific needs.


Should you be interested to attend one of our executive short courses, kindly complete the pre-registration form under the relavant short course


The Delivery Modes of the programmes: 

​​​Online/Remote 
Face to Face ​
Blended