Executive Master’s Programs

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Executive Master's Programs

The executive master's degrees offered through Georgetown University in Qatar empower students to excel in their chosen careers by giving them the edge they need to become the next generation of industry leaders.

Executive Master in Diplomacy and International Affairs

Open to a range of practitioners engaged in foreign or national security policies, including government-nominated foreign affairs practitioners from Qatar, and other professionals in Qatar & the Middle East region. Participants will learn the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to formulate and implement effective foreign policy responding to current and emerging regional and global challenges.

The year-long program taught in ten 3-credit modules, comprises 18 courses taught in Qatar, and one capstone visit to Washington, DC.

Application deadline is April 18, 2024.

Custom Designed Master’s Programs to Meet Your Needs

We facilitate Master’s programs customized to the needs of Qatar and the region.  We work with ministries and businesses to develop accredited custom degrees drawing on the existing degrees and faculty expertise at Georgetown University.

Examples include the Executive Master’s in Leadership offered through the Qatar Leadership Center in coordination with Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.  To learn how we can help your sector develop, contact epeq@georgetown.edu.

Custom Degrees and Certificates for Ministries, Corporations, and Institutions

In addition to those executive master’s degree programs listed above, we form partnerships with local entities to deliver custom degrees to help meet their human resource needs and aspirations. Our programs draw on expertise and local insight from our campus in Qatar and leverage the schools, programs, and expertise available from our campus in Washington, DC.


Professional Development Courses and Certificates

We offer various courses throughout the year to help professionals expand their skill set and gain certifications.


About Executive and Professional Education at GU-Q

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