Executive Education

Executive Education Certificate Courses

Executive Education Certificate Courses

If you are a junior to mid-level professional or executive, our Executive Education Certificate Courses can help you elevate your knowledge and take the next step in your career. Taught by industry experts and scholars, these courses are carefully selected to help you build the highly sought after leadership capacity and technical expertise the public and private sector need to succeed during this time of uncertainty and change.

Upcoming courses

Diplomatic Education Workshop Series

Ambassador Anne Anderson

Small Powers: Diplomatic Strength

Ambassador Anne Anderson

February 10, 2021

Diplomatic Education Workshop Series

About the Series

This series of training workshops is offered in collaboration with Georgetown University’s Institute for the Study of Diplomacy (ISD) in Washington, DC, and the Office of Executive and Professional Education at GU-Q. Each workshop in the series features Senior, Distinguished Resident and Non-Resident Fellows at ISD, as well as other experts, who have policy and regional expertise relevant to officials representing Qatar, and other countries in the region.

Upcoming Trainings in the Series Spring 2021

  • Intelligence and Diplomacy
  • Russian Foreign Policy

Past Diplomatic Education Workshops

Linda Thomas Greenfield photo

Africa’s Place on the World Stage

Uzra Zeya

Fragile States and Post Conflict

Ambassador Gordon Gray

What the Start of the Arab Spring Taught Me About Diplomacy

Ambassador Jeffrey DeLaurentis

Multilateral Diplomacy: How to Succeed at the UN

Past Certificate Courses

Big Data Analytics, Business Etiquette, Program Evaluation, Digital Marketing, Human Rights Capacity Development, Negotiation, and Public Private Partnership are just some of our previously offered courses. Browse our past courses for more information about the course objectives and length.

Negotiation & Persuasion

Learn the fundamentals of negotiation, while developing interpersonal techniques and tactics for effectively influencing people, especially in difficult situations involving strong emotions. 

Public-Private Partnership

Intermediate level course teaching screening for partnership suitability, assessing feasibility, determining value for money, and reconcile project affordability and bankability through project finance.

Program Evaluation for Policy Managers

Understand program impact estimate sources and credibility, and develop an understanding of the critical distinction between causation and correlation.

Modern Protocol & Business Etiquette

Understand international protocol and etiquette standards, develop professional and diplomatic social skills and networking methods through hands-on activities, and deepen understanding of social expectations in multiple cultural contexts.

Global Digital Marketing

Learn to develop and plan digital promotional campaigns and leverage the latest digital techniques and tools to market your organization or personal projects. Understand the strengths and weaknesses of each of the top digital platforms such as Google and Facebook and how to use them effectively.

Big Data Analytics

Understand how to drive organizational value by learning the organizational uses and building blocks of big data, experiment with statistical and data management tools like R, Mongo DB, and Hadoop, and perform predictive modeling and analytics exercises that turn data into valuable and actionable knowledge.

Human Rights Capacity Building

Held in collaboration with The Diplomacy Training Program (DTP) and Migrant Forum Asia (MFA), this program enabled  participants to more effectively use internationally agreed standards and mechanisms in their own efforts to ensure respect for the human rights of migrant workers.

أدب الحياة؛ التملك في زمن الكورونا

Literature of Being: Possession in the Time of Corona

Executive Education course delivered in Arabic

والالقاء الخطابة والعرض

Public Speaking, Presentation, and Delivery

Executive education course delivered in Arabic